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Published: 19 May 2011

440 Pages | 98 line drawings and 63 b/w halftone illus.

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199602278

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Alexey Kavokin, Jeremy J. Baumberg, Guillaume Malpuech, and Fabrice P. Laussy

Series on Semiconductor Science and Technology

  • Paperback is updated to reflect state of the art, and a new index is provided
  • First textbook covering fully the physics of microcavities
  • Reviews the extremely rapid progress in this area of physics over the last decade
  • Overview gives a commanding perspective for creating new generations of opto-electronic devices based on microcavities
  • Combines basic theoretical concepts with descriptions of recent experiments
  • Richly illustrated, with chapter summaries and ample range of exercises throughout the book

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