Exploring the quantum Atoms, Cavities, and Photons
Serge Haroche et Jean-Michel Raimond

↦ Voir en ligne : Editions : Oxford University Press

August 2006

- An introduction to quantum optics for quantum information scientists.

- A comprehensive description of the physics of open quantum systems.

- Direct demonstrations of quantum concepts, providing illustrations for teaching quantum physics and giving ideas for problem sets at an advanced level.

- Useful to readers who are new to the conceptual aspects of the quantum world.

- A unified presentation of different subfields of quantum optics : cavity QED, ion traps, and cold atoms in optical lattices.