## Coherence effects in scattering order expansion of light by atomic clouds |

JOSA A, Vol. 31, Issue 5, pp. 1031-1039 (2014)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.31.001031

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### Abstract

We interpret cooperative scattering by a collection of cold atoms as a multiple-scattering process. Starting from microscopic equations describing the response of

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**OCIS Codes**

(020.1670) Atomic and molecular physics : Coherent optical effects

(290.4210) Scattering : Multiple scattering

(020.1335) Atomic and molecular physics : Atom optics

**ToC Category:**

Atomic and Molecular Physics

**History**

Original Manuscript: January 21, 2014

Revised Manuscript: March 11, 2014

Manuscript Accepted: March 12, 2014

Published: April 11, 2014

**Citation**

Mohamed-Taha Rouabah, Marina Samoylova, Romain Bachelard, Philippe W. Courteille, Robin Kaiser, and Nicola Piovella, "Coherence effects in scattering order expansion of light by atomic clouds," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A **31**, 1031-1039 (2014)

http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-31-5-1031

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