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Theory of Far Infrared Superfluorescence

  • R. K. Bullough
  • R. Saunders
  • C. Feuillade
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Abstract

Different predictions have been made from semi-classical theories [1–3] and second quantised theories [4] concerning the emission of superradiant pulses. This paper is concerned in showing that these two different approaches to the problem, each of which is necessarily approximate, are in fact wholly compatible with each other. We have already discussed elsewhere [5] the problem of drawing together the semi-classical and quantised theories. This paper elaborates further on some points of that discussion and reports a few more numerical results.

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. K. Bullough
    • 1
  • R. Saunders
    • 1
  • C. Feuillade
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Manchester Institute of Science and TechnologyManchesterUK

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