Atom-Photon Interactions by Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Jacques Dupont-Roc, Gilbert Grynberg


By Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Jacques Dupont-Roc, Gilbert Grynberg

Atom-Photon Interactions: uncomplicated strategies and purposes permits the reader to grasp numerous features of the physics of the interplay among mild and topic. it really is dedicated to the research of the interactions among photons and atoms in atomic and molecular physics, quantum optics, and laser physics. The simple procedures within which photons are emitted, absorbed, scattered, or exchanged among atoms are taken care of intimately and defined utilizing diagrammatic illustration. The publication offers diverse theoretical techniques, including:
* Perturbative methods
* The resolvent method
* Use of the grasp equation
* The Langevin equation
* The optical Bloch equations
* The dressed-atom approach

Each process is gifted in a self-contained demeanour in order that it can be studied independently. Many functions of those methods to basic and significant actual phenomena are given to demonstrate the aptitude and obstacles of every approach.

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Schäferling turn fluorescence spectroscopy into a versatile tool in biological research and a promising diagnostic method in medicine. Basic principles and applications of time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy have been outlined in a very illustrative way by Valeur [16]. Although “punctiform” spectroscopy is still the best way to get a detailed knowledge of all the important parameters that characterize fluorescence emission (exact spectral properties, decay time behavior, polarization), imaging is always preferred whenever the localization of the distribution of any biomolecule of interest is required or a great number of samples have to be analyzed [22].

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