Description

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.

Key Features

  • International experts
  • Comprehensive articles
  • New developments

Readership

Libraries, Graduate Students and Researchers

Table of Contents

  • Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics Volume 61
  • Editorial Board
  • Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics
  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • Engineered Open Systems and Quantum Simulations with Atoms and Ions
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Digital Quantum Simulation with Trapped Ions and Rydberg Atoms
    • 3 Engineered Open Systems with Cold Atoms
    • 4 Outlook
  • Chapter 2 Entanglement of Two Atoms Using Rydberg Blockade
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Entanglement Using Rydberg Blockade
    • 3 Trapping and Readout of Single Atoms
    • 4 State Preparation
    • 5 Coherent Rydberg Rabi Flopping
    • 6 Rydberg Blockade
    • 7 CNOT Gate
    • 8 Entanglement Verification
    • 9 Future Improvements
  • Chapter 3 Atomic and Molecular Ionization Dynamics in Strong Laser Fields: From Optical to X-rays
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 The First 30 Years of Multiphoton Physics (1963-1993)
    • 3 Wavelength Scaling of Strong-Field Atomic Physics
    • 4 Low-Energy Structure in Photoelectron Energy Distribution in the Strong-Field Limit
    • 5 Electron Momentum Distribution and Time-Dependent Imaging
    • 6 Non-Sequential Multiple Ionization at Long Wavelengths
    • 7 Strong-Field X-ray Physics: A Future Path
    • 8 Outlook
  • Chapter 4 Frontiers of Atomic High-Harmonic Generation
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Fundamental Concepts of HHG and Attosecond Pulses
    • 3 Hard X-ray HHG and Zeptosecond Pulses
    • 4 HHG in Shaped Driving Pulses
    • 5 Experimental Applications
    • 6 Outlook
  • Chapter 5 Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks: Using the Flowing Afterglow to Measure Kinetics of Electron Attachment to Radicals, Ion–Ion Mutual Neutralization, and Electron Catalyzed Mutual Neutralization
    • 1 Brief History of Ion Flow Tube Apparatuses

Details

No. of pages:
608
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123964823
Electronic ISBN:
9780123965370

Reviews

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