Directions in Quantum Optics

A Collection of Papers Dedicated to the Memory of Dan Walls Including Papers Presented at the TAMU-ONR Workshop Held at Jackson, Wyoming, USA, 26–30 July 1999

  • Howard J. Carmichael
  • Roy J. Glauber
  • Marlan O. Scully
Conference proceedings

Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 561)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Bose-Einstein Condensation

  3. Quantum Interference and Atom Optics

  4. Quantum Information

    1. P. Rungta, W.J. Munro, K. Nemoto, P. Deuar, G. J. Milburn, C. M. Caves
      Pages 149-164
    2. Goong Chen, Stephen A. Fulling, Hwang Lee, Marlan O. Scully
      Pages 165-175
    3. M.D. Reid
      Pages 176-186
    4. Mikhail Lukin, Michael Fleischhauer, Atac Imamoğlu
      Pages 193-203
    5. Paolo Tombesi, Vittorio Giovannetti, David Vitali
      Pages 204-213
  5. Cavity QED and Nonlinear Optics

    1. Scott Parkins, Dan Walls, Atac Imamoğlu
      Pages 217-229
    2. Eun S. Lee, Sahnggi Park, Peter Brick, Claudia Ell, Christine Spiegelberg, Hyatt M. Gibbs et al.
      Pages 230-237
    3. Ullrich Martini, Axel Schenzle
      Pages 238-249
    4. Vasily V. Temnov, Mikhail I. Kolobov, Fritz Haake
      Pages 261-270
  6. Quantum Noise Processes

    1. P.D. Drummond, S. Chaturvedi
      Pages 283-302
    2. G.J. Milburn, Paul Alsing
      Pages 303-312
    3. Y.-T. Chough, H.J. Carmichael
      Pages 333-346

About these proceedings


This collection of papers written by leading researchers reflects the forefront of research in the dynamic field of quantum optics. Topics covered include BEC, atomic optics, quantum information, cavity QED and quantum noise processes. This volume forms an indispensable reference source for all those who want to keep up with the latest developments in this area.


Potential interference laser nonlinear optics optics quantum information quantum noise quantum optics

Editors and affiliations

  • Howard J. Carmichael
    • 1
  • Roy J. Glauber
    • 2
  • Marlan O. Scully
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Physics College of Arts and Sciences1274 Universiy of OregonEugeneUSA
  2. 2.Lyman Laboratory of PhysicsHarvard UniversityCambridgeUSA
  3. 3.Department of PhysicsTexas A & M UniversiyCollege StationUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-41187-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-40894-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0075-8450
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