Description

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.

Key Features

  • Invariant Optical Fields
  • Quantum Optics in Structured Media
  • Polarization and Coherence Optics
  • Optical Quantum Computation
  • Photonic Crystals
  • Lase Beam-Splitting Gratings
  • Readership

    Researchers, professors, (post) graduate students, Academic and corporate libraries in the field of optics

    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

    Details

    No. of pages:
    408
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Elsevier Science
    eBook ISBN:
    9780444537065
    Print ISBN:
    9780444537058
    Print ISBN:
    9780444562265