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Quantum Squeezing

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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Optics (light),
  • Quantum physics (quantum mechanics),
  • Quantum Theory,
  • Optics,
  • Plasma Physics,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Squeezed light,
  • Light,
  • Technology / Lasers,
  • Nuclear Physics,
  • Physics

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsP.D. Drummond (Editor), Z. Ficek (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9062984M
ISBN 103540659897
ISBN 109783540659891

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