Progress in OpticsEdited by
- Emil Wolf, University of Rochester, NY, USA
In the fourty-six years that have gone by since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. The volumes in this series which have appeared up to now contain nearly 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments.
Researchers, professors, (post) graduate students, Academic and corporate libraries in the field of optics
Progress in Optics
Hardbound, 384 Pages
Published: November 2007
- Preface1. From Millisecond to Attosecond Laser Pulses, N. Bloembergen2. Conical Diffraction: Hamiltons Diabolical point at the Heart of Crystal Optics, M. Berryand M.R. Jeffrey3. Historical Papers on the Particle Concept of Light, O. Keller4. Field Quantization in Optics, P. Milonni5. The History of Near-Field Optics, L. Novotny6. Light Tunneling, H.M. Nussenzveig7. The Influence of Youngs Interference Experiment on the Development of Statistical Optics, E. Wolf8. Planck, Photon Statistics, and Bose-Einstein Condensation, D.M. Greenberger, N. Erez, M.O. Scully, A.A. Svidzinsky and S. ZubairyAuthor index for Volume 50Subject index for Volume 50 Contents of previous volumes Cumulative index - Volumes 1-50