Accession Number : ADA133603

Title :   Application of the Density Matrix Multipole Expansion to Stark Quantum Beats from Beam-Foil-Excited Hydrogen Atoms.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ROCHESTER UNIV NY DEPT OF CHEMISTRY

Personal Author(s) : Battaglia,Franco ; George,Thomas F.

Report Date : OCT 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The density matrix multipolar expansion theory, as applied to radiation from polarized atoms, is outlined. A calculation is performed for Stark quantum beats from beam-foil-excited hydrogen atoms, and comparison is good with experimental results. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Hydrogen, *Atoms, *Stark effect, *Quantum chemistry, *Matrices(Mathematics), Beams(Radiation), Foils(Materials), Excitation, Atomic properties, Polarization, Electric fields, Density, Multipolarity, Expansion, Theory, Mathematical analysis

Subject Categories : Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Quantum Theory and Relativity

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE