By V S Letokhov, Pierre Meystre
The delivery of quantum electronics in the course of the twentieth century and the subsquent discovery of the laser resulted in new developments in physics and a couple of photonic technolgies. This quantity is devoted to Peter Franken, a pioneer of nonlinear optics, and comprises papers by way of the founders of quantum electronics, Aleksandr Prokhorov, Nicolaas Blombergen, and Norman Ramsey. the subjects coated variety from astronomy to nuclear and semiconductor physics, and from basic difficulties in quantum mechanics to functions in novel laser fabrics and nanoscience.
Read Online or Download Advances In Laser Physics (Laser Science and Technology,) PDF
Best light books
This paintings provides advances in skinny movies for functions within the fields of built-in optics, micro-optics, optical telecommunications and optoelectronics. It delineates the functionality features wanted for graded coatings, damage-resistant laser coatings and so forth. simple idea and functions are illustrated.
With an instructional process, this publication covers the main impor- tant features of the scattering of electromagnetic radiation from buildings (isolated or on a substrate) whose dimension is similar to the incident wavelength. distinctive emphasis is put on the electromagnetic challenge of microstructures lo- cated as regards to an interface through reviewing crucial numerical tools for calculating the scattered box.
This booklet represents the 1st special description, together with either theoretical facets and experimental equipment, of the interplay of rare-earth ions with floor plasmon polariton from the viewpoint of collective plasmon-photon interactions through resonance modes (metal nanoparticles or nanostructure arrays) with quantum emitters (rare-earth ions).
This moment version of electronic Optical Communications presents a accomplished therapy of the trendy features of coherent homodyne and self-coherent reception concepts utilizing algorithms integrated in electronic sign processing (DSP) platforms and DSP-based transmitters to beat numerous linear and nonlinear transmission impairments and frequency mismatching among the neighborhood oscillator and the service, in addition to clock restoration and cycle slips.
- Small Scale Optics
- High-Resolution XAS/XES: Analyzing Electronic Structures of Catalysts
- Light Traces (Studies in Continental Thought)
- Fiber Lasers
Extra info for Advances In Laser Physics (Laser Science and Technology,)
5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 1 3. 14. 15. P. A . Franken, A. E . Hill, C. W. Peters and G . Weinreich, Phys. Rev. Lett. 7, 1 1 8 ( 1 96 1 ). M. Bass, P. A. Franken, J. F Ward and G. Weinreich, Phys. Rev. , 9, 446 ( 1 962). E. Sidick, A. Knoesen and A . Dienes , 1. Opt. Soc. , BU, 1704 ( 1 995). R. C. Eckhart and J . Reintjes, IEEE 1. Quantum Electron. , 20, 1 1 7 8 ( 1 984). T. R. Zhang, H. R. Choo and M . C. Downer, Appl. , 29 , 3927 ( 1 990). N. C. Kothari and X. Carlotti, 1. Opt. Soc. , B5, 756 ( 1 988).
Moloney, P roc. IQEC '98. Summaries of Papers Presented at the International Quantum Electronics Conference, vol. 7, OSA Technical Digest Series Conference Edition, p. 175 ( 1 998). M . Mlejnek, E . M . Wright and J . V. Moloney, in preparation; M . D. Thesis, University of Arizona ( 1 998). D. A. LedshaIll , W. G. ChaIllbers and T. J . Parker, Infrared Physics, 17, 1 62 ( 1 977). K. E. Gauss , H. Happ and G. Rother, Physica Status Solidi B, 72, 623 ( 1 975). C. J. Johnson, G. H. Sherman and R.
O. - / I I I ! ! , ! , I I I / X'/N[cm-3 x'/N[cm-S --- ...... _ - - - _ . . . . j ---- -1 b -2 - 10 -5 o tl/fcb 10 5 15 Figure 4 By applying the dc-field Bo which fulfills the trapping condition (25) only one upper state couples to the probe field Qp (pump rate R 0, Ya->b 5 Yc->/J ' Yd->a 0, Yd->c 2Yc->b, ' " 0 005 Yc-> y h ' mac 5 Yc->b and Ap 800nm). y = = = = = = = = As depicted in Figure 4, the coupling to 12) vanishes and only the absorption peak due to the coupling to 1 1 ) remains when the dc-field is applied, ill contrast to the two absorption peaks without dc-field, see Figure 3.