Atomic Physics and Quantum Optics


Atomic structure. The linear and nonlinear interaction of electromagnetic radiation with atoms. Topics include cavity quantum electrodynamics, squeezing of the electromagnetic field, cooling and trapping of atoms and ions, and atomic quantum gates. Prerequisite: Physics 362D and 465.


Prerequisite: Physics 362D and 465 or graduate student standing

Curriculum Codes
  • NS
Typically Offered
Spring Only