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Published: 05 June 2008

736 Pages | 98 b+w line drawings and 2 b+w halftones


ISBN: 9780198508861

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Chapter 1

Quantum Optics

John Garrison and Raymond Chiao

Oxford Graduate Texts

  • Solutions manual available on request from the OUP website
  • Extensive coverage of experimental techniques.
  • Theory developed in self-contained way, starting from elementary physics and progressing to current research frontier.
  • Includes detailed discussion of linear optical amplifiers.
  • Includes theory and experimental results for optical tomography.
  • Broad coverage of quantum information processing, ranging from noise reduction in optical amplifiers to quantum teleportation and an optical realization of quantum computing.