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Isotope Shifts in Atomic Spectra by W.H. King

By W.H. King

Atomic and nuclear physics are flourishing yet specified branches of physics; the topic of isotope shifts in atomic spectra is likely one of the few that hyperlinks those branches. it's a topic that has been studied for good over fifty years, yet curiosity within the topic, faraway from flagging, has been encouraged lately. quick desktops have enabled theoreticians to guage the houses of many-electron atoms, and laser spectroscopy has made it attainable to degree isotope shifts within the formerly unmeasurable parts of very infrequent isotopes, short-lived radioactive isotopes, susceptible transitions, and transitions related to high-lying atomic degrees. Isotope shifts can now be measured with higher accuracy than ahead of in either optical transitions and x-ray transitions of muonic atoms; this more advantageous accuracy is revealing new aspects of the topic. i'm very thankful to Dr. H. G. Kuhn, F. R. S. , for having brought me to the topic within the Nineteen Fifties, and for supervising my efforts to degree isotope shifts within the spectrum of ruthenium. I therefore strategy the topic as an experimental atomic spectroscopist. This bias is clearly obvious in my use of the spectroscopist's notation of lower-upper for a transition, instead of the nuclear physicist's upper-lower. My purposes are given in part 1. three and that i desire that nuclear physicists will forgive me for utilizing this notation even for muonic x-ray transitions.

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Atomic Spectra and Radiative Transitions by Professor Dr. Igor I. Sobelman (auth.)

By Professor Dr. Igor I. Sobelman (auth.)

Atomic Spectra and Radiative Transitions covers the systematics of atomic spectra, non-stop spectrum radiation, and the excitation of atoms. This moment version has extra chapters on relativistic corrections within the spectra of hugely charged ions, which rounds off the former therapy. broad tables of oscillator strengths (both dipole and quadrupole), chances and pass sections of radiative transitions whole this textbook, making it priceless additionally as a reference work.

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Structure and Bonding: Vol. 86 Atoms and Molecules in by N H Marsh; K C Kulander; L S Cederbaum

By N H Marsh; K C Kulander; L S Cederbaum

This article is anxious with the constitution and bonding of atoms and molecules in extreme fields. subject matters lined contain: molecules in extreme laser fields; field-induced chaos and chaotic scattering; and microwave multiphoton excitation and ionization

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Laser Spectroscopy: Proceedings of the XVII International by Edward A Hinds, Allister Ferguson, Erling Riis

By Edward A Hinds, Allister Ferguson, Erling Riis

This can be the newest quantity within the sequence of court cases from the biannual overseas convention on Laser Spectroscopy, one of many top meetings within the box. Over its 34-year heritage, this convention sequence has been a discussion board for the declaration of many new advancements in laser physics and laser spectroscopy and extra lately laser cooling of atoms and quantum details processing. The complaints comprise contributions from the invited audio system and a range of contributed papers.A specific topic for this quantity is precision measurements. influenced through the untapped strength for big advancements in accuracy provided by means of atomic structures, this topic has complicated drastically lately via new advancements in laser expertise. This has been well-known via the 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics offered to 2 of the pioneers within the box and members to those lawsuits, J L corridor and T W Hänsch.The different major topic of the lawsuits is chilly atoms and quantum degenerate gases. This convention marked the tenth anniversary of the 1st declaration of an atomic Bose-Einstein Condensate on the twelfth foreign convention on Laser Spectroscopy with a contribution from Nobel Laureate Eric Cornell.

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Computational Atomic Structure: An MCHF Approach by Charlotte Froese-Fischer

By Charlotte Froese-Fischer

Computational Atomic constitution: An MCHF procedure offers with the sphere of computational atomic constitution, particularly with the multiconfiguration Hartree-Fock (MCHF) strategy and the way within which this procedure is utilized in glossy physics. starting with an creation to computational algorithms and tactics for atomic physics, the booklet describes the idea underlying nonrelativistic atomic constitution calculations (making use of Brett-Pauli corrections for relativistic results) and info how the MCHF atomic constitution software program package deal can be utilized to this finish. The e-book concludes with a therapy of atomic homes, similar to power degrees, electron affinities, transition percentages, particular mass shift, positive constitution, hyperfine-structure, and autoionization. this contemporary, trustworthy exposition of atomic constitution concept proves beneficial to somebody seeking to utilize the authors' MCHF atomic constitution software program package deal, that is to be had publicly through the web.

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Theoretical Atomic Physics by Harald Siegfried Friedrich

By Harald Siegfried Friedrich

This confirmed textual content includes a complicated presentation of quantum mechanics tailored to the necessities of contemporary atomic physics. The 3rd variation extends the winning moment variation with a close therapy of the wave movement of atoms, and it additionally includes an creation to a couple elements of atom optics that are appropriate for present and destiny experiments related to ultra-cold atoms. integrated: a number of issues of entire solutions.

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New Directions in Antimatter Chemistry and Physics by Clifford M. Surko, Franco A. Gianturco

By Clifford M. Surko, Franco A. Gianturco

This publication provides a state of the art view of antimatter-matter chemistry and physics, with emphasis at the nanoscopic interactions of positronium atoms with usual subject. chosen functions also are mentioned. The chapters current a precis of present wisdom by way of either idea and scan and as glance to the way forward for examine during this region. vast bibliographies are incorporated to make the quantity an invaluable reference e-book. This quantity is meant for a vast viewers, starting from experts in postron study to the graduate scholars who might use one or a number of the chapters because the creation to a study quarter.

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Radiation Hydrodynamics by John I. Castor

By John I. Castor

This monograph offers an available creation to the idea, and the large-scale simulation equipment at present utilized in radiation hydrodynamics, the research of the dynamics of topic interacting with radiation, while the radiation is powerful adequate to have a profound influence at the subject. Radiation hydrodynamics applies to general stars, exploding stars or stars with violent winds, energetic galaxies, and on the earth at any place subject is especially sizzling. the quantity is a priceless textual content for learn scientists and graduate scholars in physics and astrophysics.

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