During this monograph we describe an immense and comparatively new classification of phenomena within the box of high-resolution atomic spectroscopy: the interference results take place within the angular distribution and polarization of spontaneous radiation and absorption by way of atoms. even supposing the quantum-theoretical descrip tion of those interference results is kind of sophisticated, it seems - as so usually in quantum mechanics - easy classical or semi-classical description deals a lot perception and will even clarify quantitative good points. during this presentation, notwithstanding, we strive to provide the complete tale. starting with the straightforward semi classical description, we then current the quantum-mechanical research in response to the density-matrix formalism and the statistical tensor. the rest chapters talk about experimental observations and knowledge research. a good number of results have now been saw and will be used to procure hugely accu expense information regarding hyperfine constitution, atomic constants, interplay con stants, and so forth. The authors have assumed just a easy wisdom of quantum mechanics and electromagnetism, hence making the e-book obtainable to these starting a graduate reviews application. it's also geared toward practicing spectroscopists and all researchers for whom atomic spectroscopy is a crucial device - for those readers it's going to confidently supply a few new recommendations and ideas for furthering their study. February 1993 E. B. Alexandrov M. P. Chaika G. I. Khvostenko Contents 1. creation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eight 2. Classical Description of Interference Phenomena in Radiation 2. 1 The Classical Oscillator version of Atomic Emission . .
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