Progress in Optics

Series Editor:

  • Emil Wolf, University of Rochester, NY, USA

In the 50 years 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 that have appeared up to now contain more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments.
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Researchers, professors, (post) graduate students, Academic and corporate libraries in the field of optics


Book information

  • Published: December 2010
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-53705-8

Table of Contents

1. Optical Pulse Propagation in Biological media: Theory and Numerical Methods

Malin Premaratne

2. Manipulating light states by single-photon addition and Subtraction

Marco Bellini and Alessandro Zavatta

3. Vacuum-induced processes in multi-level atoms

M. Kiffner, M. Macovei, J. Evers and C. H. Keitel

4. Adaptive Lens

Guoqiang Li

5. The structure of partially coherent fields

G. Gbur and T. Visser