Accession Number : AD0648238

Title :   THEORY OF AN OPTICAL MASER IN A MAGNETIC FIELD.

Descriptive Note : Interim scientific rept.,

Corporate Author : BRANDEIS UNIV WALTHAM MASS DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Hammerling,Peter

Report Date : OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The theory of an optical maser in the presence of an external static magnetic field has been discussed recently by several authors. It is now shown that a considerable simplification of the theory results when one uses a tensor operator expansion of the density matrix describing the system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, MAGNETIC FIELDS), ATOMIC ENERGY LEVELS, THEORY, TENSOR ANALYSIS, OPERATORS(MATHEMATICS), MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), LINE SPECTRA

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE