Laser cooling: fundamental properties and applications by Galina Nemova

By Galina Nemova

In the new a long time, laser cooling or optical refrigeration―a actual approach through which a method loses its thermal strength due to interplay with laser light―has garnered loads of medical curiosity because of the significance of its functions. Optical solid-state coolers are one such program. they're unfastened from beverages in addition to relocating components that generate vibrations and introduce noise to sensors and different units. they're in accordance with trustworthy laser diode pump platforms. Laser cooling is usually used to mitigate warmth new release in high-power lasers.

This ebook compiles and info state of the art study in laser cooling performed by way of a number of clinical groups around the globe which are at the moment revolutionizing optical refrigerating know-how. It contains fresh effects on laser cooling through redistribution of radiation in dense fuel combos, 3 conceptually diverse techniques to laser cooling of solids akin to cooling with anti-Stokes fluorescence, Brillouin cooling, and Raman cooling. It additionally discusses crystal development and glass creation for laser cooling purposes. This e-book will attract a person excited about laser physics, solid-state physics, low-temperature physics or cryogenics, fabrics examine, improvement of temperature sensors, or infrared detectors.

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By Galina Nemova

In the new a long time, laser cooling or optical refrigeration―a actual approach through which a method loses its thermal strength due to interplay with laser light―has garnered loads of medical curiosity because of the significance of its functions. Optical solid-state coolers are one such program. they're unfastened from beverages in addition to relocating components that generate vibrations and introduce noise to sensors and different units. they're in accordance with trustworthy laser diode pump platforms. Laser cooling is usually used to mitigate warmth new release in high-power lasers.

This ebook compiles and info state of the art study in laser cooling performed by way of a number of clinical groups around the globe which are at the moment revolutionizing optical refrigerating know-how. It contains fresh effects on laser cooling through redistribution of radiation in dense fuel combos, 3 conceptually diverse techniques to laser cooling of solids akin to cooling with anti-Stokes fluorescence, Brillouin cooling, and Raman cooling. It additionally discusses crystal development and glass creation for laser cooling purposes. This e-book will attract a person excited about laser physics, solid-state physics, low-temperature physics or cryogenics, fabrics examine, improvement of temperature sensors, or infrared detectors.

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