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Wolf, Emil

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Works: 262 works in 1,013 publications in 6 languages and 15,690 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Creator, Author of introduction, ed
Classifications: QC355.2, 535
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Most widely held works about Emil Wolf
 
Most widely held works by Emil Wolf
Principles of optics : electromagnetic theory of propagation, interference and diffraction of light by Max Born( Book )

233 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic text presents optics deductively as a system based on Maxwell's equations. It deals with those optical phenomena that can be described with the help of a continuous distribution of matter, and provides an overview of optics as a whole
Optical coherence and quantum optics by Leonard Mandel( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents a systematic account of optical coherence theory within the framework of classical optics, as applied to such topics as radiation from sources of different states of coherence, foundations of radiometry, effects of source coherence on the spectra of radiated fields, coherence theory of laser modes, and scattering of partially coherent light by random media. The book starts with a full mathematical introduction to the subject area and each chapter concludes with a set of exercises. The authors are renowned scientists and have made substantial contributions to many of the topi
Introduction to the theory of coherence and polarization of light by Emil Wolf( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the development of lasers, all available light sources, whether used in laboratories or found in nature, generated light which underwent uncontrollable fluctuations inherent in the emission process. Such fluctuations are detrimental to many applications. This effect is almost completely suppressed in laser radiation, making it possible to use lasers for a variety of applications. The underlying theory of fluctuating optical fields is known as coherence theory. Another manifestation of the fluctuations is the so-called phenomenon of polarization. This book is the first to provide a unified treatment of these two aspects of statistical optics, made possible by very recent discoveries, largely due to the author of this book. This will be of great interest to graduate students and researchers in physics and engineering in optical communications, the propagation of laser beams through fibers and through the turbulent atmosphere, and optical image formation. Each chapter contains problems to aid self-study
Coherence and quantum optics; proceedings by Leonard Mandel( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents the written versions of papers that were delivered at the Third Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, held on the campus of the University of Rochester during the three days of June 21-23, 1972. The Conference was a sequel to two earlier meetings devoted to the same field of modern physics, that were also held in Rochester in 1960 and in 1966. The scope of the Conference was largely confined to basic pro blems in the general area of optical coherence and quantum optics, and excluded engineering applications that are well covered by other meetings. Approximately 250 scientists from 9 countries participated, most of whom are active workers in the field. Alto gether 72 papers, including 26 invited papers, were presented in 17 sessions. The papers dealt mainly with the subjects of resonant pulse propagation, lasers, quantum electrodynamics and alternative theories, optical coherence, coherence effects in spontaneous emis sion, light scattering, optical correlation and fluctuation measure ments, coherent light interactions and quantum noise. The program was organized by a committee consisting of N. Bloembergen (Harvard University) J.H. Eberly (University of Rochester) E.L. Hahn (University of California at Berkeley) H. Haken (University of Stuttgart, Germany) M. Lax (City College of New York) B.J. Thompson (University of Rochester) L. Mandel (University of Rochester) }J'oint secretaries E
Selected papers on coherence and fluctuations of light, with bibliography by Leonard Mandel( Book )

30 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coherence and quantum optics IV : [proceedings of the fourth Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, held at the University of Rochester, June 8-10, 1977] by Leonard Mandel( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coherence and quantum optics V : proceedings of the Fifth Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics held at the University of Rochester, June 13-15, 1983 by L, ed Mandel( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected works of Emil Wolf : with commentary by Emil Wolf( Book )

16 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1.7 Consistent Formulation of Kirchhoff's Diffraction Theory1.8 Conditions for the Validity of the Debye Integral Representation of Focused Fields; 1.9 Three-dimensional Intensity Distribution Near the Focus in Systems of Different Fresnel Numbers; 1.10 Interference of Converging Spherical Waves with Application to the Design of Compact Disks; SECTION 2 Radiation Theory and String Excitations; 2.1 Theory of Cerenkovian Effects; 2.2 New Model for the Interaction Between a Moving Charged Particle and a Dielectric, and the Cherenkov Effect
Coherence and quantum optics VI : proceedings of the Sixth Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics held at the University of Rochester, June 26-28, 1989 by J. H Eberly( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress in optics by Emil Wolf( Book )

47 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Progress in Optics series contains more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments, helping optical scientists and optical engineers stay abreast of their fields. <ul><li>Comprehensive, in-depth reviews</li><li>Edited by the leading authority in the field</li></ul>
Coherence and quantum optics VII : proceedings of the Seventh Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, held at the University of Rochester, June 7-10, 1995 by J. H Eberly( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Seventh Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics was held on the campus of the University of Rochester during the four-day period June 7 - 10, 1996. More than 280 scientists from 33 countries participated. This book contains the Proceedings of the meeting. This Conference differed from the previous six in the series in having only a limited number of oral presentations, in order to avoid too many parallel sessions. Another new feature was the introduction of tutorial lectures. Most contributed papers were presented in poster sessions. The Conference was sponsored by the American Physical Society, by the Optical Society of America, by the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics and by the University of Rochester. We wish to express our appreciation to these organizations for their support and we especially extend our thanks to the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics for providing financial assistance to a number of speakers from Third World countries, to enable them to take part in the meeting
Progress in optics by Emil Wolf( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volumes in this series which have appeared up to now contain more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments
Progress in optics( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress in Optics Volume 43
Progress in optics( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fourty-six years that have gone by since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. The volumes in this series which have appeared up to now contain nearly 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments. - Historial Overview - Attosecond Laser Pulses - History of Conical refraction - Particle Concept of Light - Field Quantization in Optics - History of Near-Field Optics - History of Tunneling - Influence of Young's Interference Experiment ob Development of Statistical optics - Planck, Photon Statistics and Bose-Einstein Condensation
Progress in optics by Emil Wolf( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress in Optics by Emil Wolf( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fourty-seven years that have gone by since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. The volumes in this series which have appeared up to now contain more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments. - Backscattering and Anderson localization of light - Advances in oliton manipulation in optical lattices - Fundamental quantum noise in optical amplification - Invisibility cloaks
Progress in optics.( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the 50 years since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. The volumes in this series that have appeared up to now contain more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments, helping optical scientists and optical engineers stay abreast of their fields. Comprehensive, in-depth reviewsEdited by the leading authority in the field
Progress in optics( )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Optical technology is essential to communications and medical technology. K.K. Sharma has written a comprehensive volume on optics. Beginning with introductory ideas and equations, Sharma takes the reader through the world of optics detailing problems encountered, advanced subjects, and actual applications. Elegantly written, this book rigorously examines optics with over 300 illustrations and several problems in each chapter. The book begins with light propagation in anisotropic media considered much later in most books. Sharma has started with this because it provides a more general and beau
Progress in optics( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the forty-eight years that have gone by since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. The volumes in this series which have appeared up to now contain more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments. - 3D optical microscopy - Transformation optics and geometry of light - Photorefractive solitons - Stimulated scattering effects - Optical vortices and polarization singularities - Quantum feedforward control of light
Progress in optics( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 50 years since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. The volumes in this series that have appeared up to now contain more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments. Invariant Optical Fields Quantum Optics in Structured Media Polarization and Coherence Optics Optical Quantum Computation Photonic Crystals Lase Beam-Splitting Gratings
 
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Principles of optics : electromagnetic theory of propagation, interference and diffraction of light
Alternative Names
Emil Wolf Amerikaans natuurkundige

Emil Wolf amerikansk fysikar

Emil Wolf amerikansk fysiker

Emil Wolf češko-ameriški fizik

Emil Wolf physicien américain d'origine tchèque

Emil Wolf US-amerikanischer Physiker

Vol'f, E.

Vol'f, E. 1922-

Wolf, E.

Wolf, E. 1922-

Wolf, E. (Emil)

امیل وولف فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

ਐਮਿਲ ਵੋਲਫ਼

ウォルフ, エミル

エミール・ウォルフ

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Optical coherence and quantum opticsIntroduction to the theory of coherence and polarization of lightSelected works of Emil Wolf : with commentaryProgress in opticsCoherence and quantum optics VII : proceedings of the Seventh Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, held at the University of Rochester, June 7-10, 1995Progress in opticsProgress in opticsProgress in optics