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Jeff Hecht

Jeff Hecht is an award-winning freelance science and technology writer, a longtime contributor to New Scientist magazine, a contributing editor of Laser Focus World magazine, and the author of thirteen books, including Introduction to Laser Technology , 4th ed. (with Breck Hitz and J. J. Ewing); Understanding Lasers , 4th ed.; Understanding Fiber Optics , 5th ed.; Beam: The Race to Make the Laser ; City of Light: The Story of Fiber Optics ; and Laser Pioneers . He has also published articles...See more