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Published: 24 July 2008

540 Pages | 120 line drawings


ISBN: 9780199532414

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Atomic physics

An exploration through problems and solutions

Second Edition

Dmitry Budker, Derek Kimball, and David DeMille

  • Provides an overview of the fast-growing field of atomic physics.
  • Enables readers to get a quick introduction to many important topics in atomic physics.
  • Serves as a gateway to advanced literature on cutting edge research topics.
  • Considers unique and interesting problems in atomic physics in a creative way.
  • Helps students develop a deep intuition about how atoms behave by probing interesting details.
  • Second edition contains over 10 new problems, and includes important updates, revisions, and corrections.