By John Weiner, Frederico Nunes
A radical advent to atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) technology and engineering Atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) technology and engineering stands on the confluence of sturdy clinical and technological currents in physics, chemistry, and electric engineering. It seeks how one can extend our skill to take advantage of mild for plenty of reasons: to watch and manage subject on the atomic scale, to take advantage of nanostructures to govern gentle on the subwavelength scale, to enhance quantum units, and to regulate inner molecular movement and regulate chemical reactivity with mild. The two-volume Light-Matter interplay attracts jointly the central rules that shape the foundation of AMO technological know-how and engineering. quantity 1: basics and functions fills many gaps left by means of typical classes and texts in chemical physics and electric engineering to provide the foundation of what the AMO scientist or engineer must construct an excellent beginning of figuring out within the box. equipped to function either textbook and trustworthy table connection with a various viewers starting from pupil and beginner to complicated practitioner, this e-book discusses either the basics and customary purposes, together with: * Classical absorption and emission of radiation * Quantum dipole coupling to the two-level procedure * The optical Bloch equations * Quantized fields and dressed states * Optical forces and cooling from atom-light interplay * The laser in thought and perform * Geometrical and wave optics: thought and purposes * The Gaussian beam and optical resonators
By Larry L. Hench
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1 - The Concept
, Pages 1-7
2 - Sol-Gel Kinetics
, Pages 8-23
3 - Aging
, Pages 24-32
4 - Drying
, Pages 33-42
5 - Stabilization
, Pages 43-62
6 - Densification
, Pages 63-69
7 - Laser Densification
, Pages 70-79
8 - Gel-Silica Optics
, Pages 80-96
9 - Porous Gel-Silica Optical Matrices
, Pages 97-116
10 - organic Implications
, Pages 117-132
11 - know-how move of Gel-Silica Optics
, Pages 133-150
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, Pages 164-168
By Mark G. Kuzyk
This easy textual content examines the medical ideas, characterization innovations, and fabrication equipment used to layout and convey prime quality optical fibers. Polymer Fiber Optics: fabrics, Physics, and functions makes a speciality of the elemental strategies that would proceed to play a task in destiny examine and purposes. This publication files the underlying physics of polymer fibers, relatively points of sunshine interplay, and info the sensible concerns for a huge variety of characterization options used to enquire new phenomena. The e-book offers easy fabrication ideas and protocols that might most likely stay beneficial as new advances deal with particular processing demanding situations. the writer offers a clean method of ordinary derivations, utilizing a variety of figures and diagrams to collapse advanced recommendations and illustrate theoretical calculations. the ultimate chapters draw recognition to the newest instructions in examine and novel functions, together with photomechanical actuation, electro-optic fibers, and clever fabrics.
By Jai Singh
Following a semi-quantitative strategy, this ebook provides a precis of the elemental recommendations, with examples and purposes, and studies fresh advancements within the research of optical houses of condensed topic structures.
Key beneficial properties:
- Covers simple wisdom in addition to software subject matters
- contains idea, experimental options and present and constructing functions
- well timed and valuable contribution to the literature
- Written by means of the world over revered individuals operating in physics and electric engineering departments and executive laboratories
By Philippe C. Becker, N. Anders Olsson, Jay R. Simpson
The print model of this name incorporates a floppy disk containing simulation software program pointed out within the textual content. This software program was once no longer published with the digital model of the name, and isn't incorporated here.
Erbium Fiber Amplifiers is a accomplished advent to the more and more very important subject of optical amplification. Written by way of 3 Bell Labs pioneers, the ebook stresses the significance of the interrelation of fabrics homes, optical houses, and structures elements of optical fiber amplifiers.
* Explains the speculation of noise in optically amplified platforms in an intuitive way
* The ebook includes a dialogue of parts utilized in amplifier fabrication and of the attendant applied sciences utilized in genuine systems
* The booklet offers simple instruments for amplifier layout in addition to structures engineering, together with the newest advancements in WDM and soliton systems
* The ebook discusses the basics of infrequent earth ions for the reader needing extra intensity within the topic
* The ebook is for both the beginner of skilled reader
* The bankruptcy have hyperlinks among them to permit the reader to appreciate the connection among the amplifier features, noise, and platforms applications
* The publication comprises huge references
Part of the tutorial Press sequence on Optics and Photonics.
By Jia-ming Liu
Text/reference protecting thought and perform of each significant photonic gadget for college students and engineers.
By Hyungsuck Cho
Representing an evolutionary jump, the combination of optical applied sciences into mechatronic platforms provides a brand new size to an already multifaceted box. Optical parts improve the performance of mechatronics and in lots of instances introduce fullyyt new features. Likewise, mechatronic parts carry a similar synergistic results to optical platforms. even if, such a lot books specialise in conventional mechatronics whereas basically in brief discussing, or omitting thoroughly, the features of optomechatronic expertise. Bringing jointly the basics and underlying suggestions, Optomechatronics presents a close advent to this growing to be field.With emphasis at the significance of interdisciplinary, multiple-technology fusion, this booklet threads jointly the heritage, definition, and features of the sphere with an built-in view of assorted disciplines, a system-oriented process, and a mixed view of the macro/micro worlds. It starts with an research of numerous functional optomechatronic structures to spot the underlying innovations and contours of every region composing the sphere. those platforms comprise optics, desktop imaginative and prescient, suggestions keep an eye on, and micro-opto-mechanical structures (MOEMS). From this platform, the writer demonstrates the right way to fuse the optical, mechanical, digital, and microprocessor components to achieve wanted functionalities. ultimately, the publication examines complete optomechatronic platforms comprising the parts defined within the earlier section.Whether you're new to the sphere or have adventure in a unique engineering self-discipline, Optomechatronics offers the mandatory instruments to harness the advantages that optical applied sciences convey to this significant rising zone.
By Emil Wolf
A suite of sixty nine of the papers of Emil Wolf, chosen from his repertoire of greater than three hundred. comprises 5 formerly unpublished articles in accordance with Wolf's lectures. Papers are provided within the order during which they have been initially released. Softcover, hardcover indexed week 2001-32. DLC: Physics.