Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 August 2010

320 Pages | 94 b/w line illus.

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199574872

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Lectures on Light

Nonlinear and Quantum Optics using the Density Matrix

Stephen C. Rand

  • Effective and focused development from elementary to sophisticated levels of understanding
  • Puts tools and concepts of quantum optics into the hands of beginners and non-specialists
  • Class-tested
  • An expressway on the topic for interdisciplinary learners
  • Complete treatment of many advanced topics
  • First and only text to cover recent discovery of transverse optical magnetism
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