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Quantum optics

by D. F. Walls

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Published by Springer in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quantum optics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-346) and index.

    StatementD.F. Walls, G.J. Milburn.
    ContributionsMilburn, G. J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC446.2 .W35 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 351 p. :
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1433361M
    ISBN 103540571795, 0387571795
    LC Control Number93044955

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