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Nonlinear optics

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  • Nonlinear Optical Materials: Principles and Applicationsby V. Degiorgio; C. Flytzanis

    IOS Press 1995; US$ 189.00

    Nonlinear optical materials play a pivotal role in the future evolution of nonlinear optics in general and its impact in technology and industrial applications in particular. The progress in nonlinear optics has been tremendous since the first demonstration of an all-optical nonlinear effect in the early sixties, but until recently the main visible... more...

  • Single-Photon Generation and Detectionby Alan Migdall; Sergey V. Polyakov; Jingyun Fan; Joshua C. Bienfang

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 215.00

    Single-photon generation and detection is at the forefront of modern optical physics research. This book is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of the current status of single-photon techniques and research methods in the spectral region from the visible to the infrared. The use of single photons, produced on demand with well-defined quantum... more...

  • Quantum Optics with Semiconductor Nanostructuresby Frank Jahnke

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 290.00

    An understanding of the interaction between light and matter on a quantum level is of fundamental interest and has many applications in optical technologies. The quantum nature of the interaction has recently attracted great attention for applications of semiconductor nanostructures in quantum information processing. Quantum optics with semiconductor... more...

  • An Introduction to Quantum Opticsby Yanhua Shih

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 79.95

    Authored by a highly regarded international researcher and pioneer in the field , An Introduction to Quantum Optics: Photon and Biphoton Physics is a straightforward overview of basic principles and experimental evidence for the quantum theory of light. This book introduces and analyzes some of the most exciting experimental research to date... more...

  • Fundamentals of Nonlinear Opticsby Peter E. Powers

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 92.95

    Fundamentals of Nonlinear Optics encompasses a broad spectrum of nonlinear phenomena from second-harmonic generation to soliton formation. The wide use of nonlinear optical phenomena in laboratories and commercial devices requires familiarity with the underlying physics as well as practical device considerations. This text adopts a combined approach... more...

  • Concepts of Quantum Opticsby P. L. Knight; L. Allen

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Concepts of Quantum Optics is a coherent and sequential coverage of some real insight into quantum physics. This book is divided into six chapters, and begins with an overview of the principles and concepts of radiation and quanta, with an emphasis on the significance of the Maxwell's electromagnetic theory of light. The next chapter describes first... more...

  • Nonlinear Opticsby Robert W. Boyd

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Nonlinear Optics is an advanced textbook for courses dealing with nonlinear optics, quantum electronics, laser physics, contemporary and quantum optics, and electrooptics. Its pedagogical emphasis is on fundamentals rather than particular, transitory applications. As a result, this textbook will have lasting appeal to a wide audience of electrical... more...

  • Advances in Chemical Physicsby Stuart A. Rice; Myron W. Evans; I. Prigogine

    Wiley 2004; US$ 413.00

    Significant advances have occurred in the field since the previous edition, including advances in light squeezing, single photon optics, phase conjugation, and laser technology. The laser is essentially responsible for nonlinear effects and is extensively used in all branches of science, industry, and medicine. more...

  • Introductory Quantum Opticsby Christopher Gerry; Peter Knight

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 64.00

    Upper-level undergraduate text in quantum optics. more...

  • Nonlinear Opticsby Robert W. Boyd

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 115.00

    The Optical Society of America (OSA) and SPIE ? The International Society for Optical Engineering have awarded Robert Boyd with an honorable mention for the Joseph W. Goodman Book Writing Award for his work on Nonlinear Optics, 2nd edition. Nonlinear optics is essentially the study of the interaction of strong laser light with matter. It lies at... more...