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Published: 16 July 2019

480 Pages | 134 grayscale line figures and 14 grayscale half-tones

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198837190

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Current Trends in Atomic Physics

Edited by Antoine Browaeys, Thierry Lahaye, Trey Porto, Charles S. Adams, Matthias Weidemuller, and Leticia F. Cugliandolo

Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School

  • Presents latest developments and current trends in atomic physics by leading scholars in the field
  • Revisits atomic physics thirty years after landmark Les Houches session on atomic physics in 1990
  • Sheds light on open questions in diverse areas including condensed matter physics, high energy physics, chemistry and ultra-fast phenomena
  • Offers broad perspective on the field to show how atomic physics interconnects with other areas of physics
  • Highlights connections between atomic, molecular and optical (AMO) physics and solid-state systems
  • Explores many other facets of atomic physics, including high- precision instruments, connections between atomic physics and chemistry, and quantum simulation of condensed-matter systems using the tools of atomic physics

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