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Springer Tracts in Modern Physics #247: Dispersion Forces I: Macroscopic Quantum Electrodynamics and Ground-State Casimir, Casimir Polder and Van Der Waals Forces

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Dispersion forces acting on both atoms and bodies play a key role in modern nanotechnology. As demonstrated in this book, macroscopic quantum electrodynamics provides a powerful method for understanding and quantifying dispersion forces in a vast range of realistic scenarios. The basic physical concepts and theoretical steps allow

Synopsis:

This book shows how macroscopic quantum electrodynamics can offer a powerful method for understanding and quantifying dispersion forces in a range of scenarios. Numerous examples demonstrate uses in the study of material absorption, magnet properties and more.

Table of Contents

Introduction: dispersion forces.- Macroscopic quantum electrodynamics.- Casimir forces between bodies.- Casimir-Polder forces on ground-state atoms.- Van derWaals forces between ground-state atoms.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783642324833
Author:
Buhmann, Stefan Yoshi
Publisher:
Springer
Subject:
Nanotechnology
Subject:
Atom-field interactions
Subject:
Atom-surface interactions
Subject:
Casimir-Polder forces
Subject:
Dispersion forces
Subject:
Quantum electrodynamics
Subject:
Structural Materials
Subject:
Quantum physics.
Subject:
Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics
Subject:
Materials Science-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
2012
Series:
Springer Tracts in Modern Physics
Series Volume:
247
Publication Date:
20120930
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
351
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm

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