Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123810298, 9780123810304

Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, Volume 58

1st Edition

Series Volume Editors: Paul Berman Ennio Arimondo Chun Lin
eBook ISBN: 9780123810304
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123810298
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 12th July 2010
Page Count: 376
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Table of Contents

 1. Simultaneous Emission of Multiple Electrons from Atoms and Molecules Using Synchrotron Radiation - Ralf Wehlitz

2. CP-violating magnetic_ moments of atoms and molecules - Andrei Derevianko              

3. Superpositions of degenerate atomic quantum states: Preparation and detection in atomic beams - Klaas Bergmann, Bruce W. Shore and Frank Vewinger

4. Cold atom technologies for atom trace analysis - Zheng-Tian Lu

5. Cavity Optomechanics with Microresonators - Albert Schliesser and Tobias J. Kippenberg


This volume continues the tradition of the Advances series. It contains contributions from experts in the field of atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics. The articles contain some review material, but are intended to provide a comprehensive picture of recent important developments in AMO physics. Both theoretical and experimental articles are included in the volume.

Key Features

  • International experts
  • Comprehensive articles
  • New developments


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About the Series Volume Editors

Paul Berman

Paul Berman Series Volume Editor

Paul Berman is Professor of Physics at the University of Michigan. In a career spanning over 40 years, Professor Berman has been engaged in theoretical research related to the interaction of radiation with matter. Of particular interest is the identification of atom-field configurations which can result in qualitatively new phenomena. Professor Berman is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and the Optical Society of America. He is the co-author of a textbook, Principles of Laser Spectroscopy and Quantum Optics, published in2010 by Princeton University Press.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Michigan, Physics Department, Ann Arbor, USA

Ennio Arimondo

Ennio Arimondo Series Volume Editor

Ennio Arimondo is Professor of Physics at the University of Pisa, Italy. In a a long research career, Professor Arimondo has been engaged in experimental and theoretical research related to laser spectroscopy, the interaction of radiation with matter, laser cooling and new phenomena of ultracold atomic gases. Professor Arimondo is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and of the Institute of Physics. He is editor of Conference and School Proceedings.

Affiliations and Expertise

Universita di Pisa, Italy

Chun Lin

Chun Lin Series Volume Editor

Chun C. Lin is Professor of Physics at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He has been working in various areas of atomic and molecular physics for several decades. He received the American Physical Society Will Allis Prize “for advancing the understanding of the microscopic behavior of ionized gases through his innovative and pioneering studies of excitation in electron and ion collisions with atomic and molecular targets” in 1996. He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and has served as the Chair of the Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics in the American Physical Society (1994 – 1995).

Affiliations and Expertise

Physics Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA