Atoms in strong light fields

by N. B. Delone

Publisher: Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 339 Downloads: 762
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Subjects:

  • Multiphoton processes.,
  • Atoms.

Edition Notes

StatementN.B. Delone, V.P. Krainov ; [translator, Eugeny M. Yankovsky].
SeriesSpringer series in chemical physics ;, 28, Springer series in chemical physics ;, v. 28.
ContributionsKraĭnov, V. P. 1938-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC793.5.P42 D4413 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 339 p. :
Number of Pages339
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2843665M
ISBN 100387124128
LC Control Number84005640

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