Quantum Optics and Nanophotonics consists of the lecture notes of the Les Houches Summer School 101 held in August 2013. Some of the most eminent experts in this flourishing area of research have contributed chapters lying at the intersection of basic quantum science and advanced nanotechnology. The book is part of the renowned series of tutorial books that contain the lecture notes of all the Les Houches Summer Schools since the 1950's and cover the latest
developments in physics and related fields.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 480
Weight: 1064 g
Dimensions: 253 x 182 x 31 mm
Now gathered in a single volume, the nine chapters comprehensively review the area of quantum optics and photonics. Hot topics are also covered in the photonics chapters, such as near-field optics, plasmonics and transformation optics. Each chapter is accompanied by many updated references. * Mircea Dragoman, Optics & Photonics News *
This is a precious collection of lectures on advanced and actual topics which can be of great help to both students and researchers. The typographical presentation is excellent. * Mario Bertolotti, Contemporary Physics *