Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics

Edited by

  • Paul Berman, B.S., Ph.D., M. Phil, University of Michigan, Physics Department, Ann Arbor, USA
  • Ennio Arimondo, Universita di Pisa, Italy
  • Chun Lin, Physics Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA

Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics publishes reviews of recent developments in a field which is in a state of rapid growth, as new experimental and theoretical techniques are used on many old and new problems. Topics covered include related applied areas, such as atmospheric science, astrophysics, surface physics and laser physics. Articles are written by distinguished experts, and contain both relevant review material and detailed descriptions of important recent developments.
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Book information

  • Published: July 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-396482-3


"All the series are written by experts in the field, and their summaries are most timely.... Strongly recommended." - AMERICAN SCIENTIST

Table of Contents

  1. Engineered Open Systems and Quantum Simulations with Atoms and Ions
  2. MarkusMüller, Sebastian Diehl, Guido Pupillo and Peter Zoller

  3. Entanglement of Two Atoms Using Rydberg Blockade
  4. Thad G .Walker and Mark Saffman

  5. Atomic and Molecular Ionization Dynamics in Strong Laser Fields: From Optical to X-rays
  6. Pierre Agostini and Louis F. DiMauro

  7. Frontiers of Atomic High-Harmonic Generation
  8. M. C. Kohler, T. Pfeifer, K. Z. Hatsagortsyan and C. H. Keitel

  9. Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks: Using the Flowing Afterglow to Measure Kinectics of Electron Attachment to Radicals, Ion-Ion Mutual Neutralization, and Electron Catalyzed Mutual Neutralization
  10. Nicholas S. Shuman, Thomas M. Miller, Albert A. Viggiano and Jürgen Troe

  11. Superradiance: An Integrated Approach to Cooperative Effects in Various Systems
  12. Guin-Dar Lin and Susanne F. Yelin

  13. Construction of the Resolvent for a Few-body System
  14. Robin Shakeshaft

  15. Beyond the Rayleigh Limit in Optical Lithography
  16. Mohammad Al-Amri, Zeyang Liao and M. Suhail Zubairy

  17. The Autler-Townes Effect in Molecules: Observations, Theory, and Applications
  18. Ergin H. Ahmed, John Huennekens, Teodora Kirova, Jianbing Qi and A. Marjatta Lyyra

  19. Kilohertz-driven Bose-Einstein Condensates in Optical Lattices

    Ennio Arimondo, Donatella Ciampini, André Eckardt, Martin Holthaus and Oliver Morsch