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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 3, Iss. 2 — Jul. 20, 1998
  • pp: 60–62

Quantum structures in nonlinear optics and atomic physics: a background overview

Luigi A. Lugiato and Gian-Luca Oppo  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 3, Issue 2, pp. 60-62 (1998)

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A brief overview of quantum effects in spatial structures such as nonlinear optical patterns, chains of trapped ions and atoms in optical lattices is presented. Some of the main results of the contributions to this Focus Issue are also briefly described.

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OCIS Codes
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics

ToC Category:
Focus Issue: Quantum structures in nonlinear optics and atomic physics

Original Manuscript: July 16, 1998
Published: July 20, 1998

Luigi Lugiato and Gian-Luca Oppo, "Quantum structures in nonlinear optics and atomic physics: a background overview," Opt. Express 3, 60-62 (1998)

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