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The Nature of Light: What Is a Photon?Format | Member Price | Non-Member Price |
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Volume Number: 5866

Date Published: 1 August 2005

Softcover: 34 papers (360) pages

ISBN: 9780819458711

Date Published: 1 August 2005

Softcover: 34 papers (360) pages

ISBN: 9780819458711

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If superposed light beams do not re-distribute each others energy in the absence of detectors (material dipoles), can an indivisible single photon interfere by/with itself?

Author(s): Chandrasekhar Roychoudhuri

Author(s): Chandrasekhar Roychoudhuri

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Photons are fluctuations of a random (zeropoint) radiation filling the whole space

Author(s): Emilio Santos

Author(s): Emilio Santos

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Quantum nanomechanics: a new perspective on the quantum harmonic oscillator (Invited Paper)

Author(s): E. K. Irish; K. C. Schwab

Author(s): E. K. Irish; K. C. Schwab

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Efficient conditional preparation and assessment of single photon wavepackets based on spontaneous parametric downconversion in a KTP nonlinear waveguide (Invited Paper)

Author(s): Alfred B. U'Ren; Christine Silberhorn; Jonathan L. Ball; Konrad Banaszek; Ian A. Walmsley

Author(s): Alfred B. U'Ren; Christine Silberhorn; Jonathan L. Ball; Konrad Banaszek; Ian A. Walmsley

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Quantum gates using the orbital angular momentum of photons

Author(s): G. F. Calvo; A. Picon; E. Bagan

Author(s): G. F. Calvo; A. Picon; E. Bagan

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Quantum computing: its nature and its applicable usage in aerospace industry

Author(s): Y. Kim An

Author(s): Y. Kim An

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Quantum erasing of biphoton visibility: the complementarity between entanglement and single-partite properties

Author(s): Matthias Jakob

Author(s): Matthias Jakob

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Interference of probabilities in purely corpuscular model

Author(s): Andrei Khrennikov

Author(s): Andrei Khrennikov

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What are the processes behind energy re-direction and re-distribution in interference and diffraction?

Author(s): Chandrasekhar Roychoudhuri

Author(s): Chandrasekhar Roychoudhuri

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Observations support spherically closed dynamic space without dark energy

Author(s): Tuomo Suntola

Author(s): Tuomo Suntola

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The Bohr model of the photon (Invited Paper)

Author(s): Geoffrey Hunter; Marian Kowalski; Camil Alexandrescu

Author(s): Geoffrey Hunter; Marian Kowalski; Camil Alexandrescu

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Derivation of the photon mass-energy threshold

Author(s): Riccardo C. Storti; Todd J. Desiato

Author(s): Riccardo C. Storti; Todd J. Desiato

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Localization and pattern formation in quantum physics: I. Phenomena of localization

Author(s): Antonina N. Fedorova; Michael G. Zeitlin

Author(s): Antonina N. Fedorova; Michael G. Zeitlin

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Localization and pattern formation in quantum physics: II. Waveletons in quantum ensembles

Author(s): Antonina N. Fedorova; Michael G. Zeitlin

Author(s): Antonina N. Fedorova; Michael G. Zeitlin

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A conclusive experiment on wave-particle duality of light?

Author(s): Giorgio Brida; Marco Genovese; Marco Gramegna; Enrico Predazzi

Author(s): Giorgio Brida; Marco Genovese; Marco Gramegna; Enrico Predazzi

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From quantum to classical: watching a single photon become a wave

Author(s): Marco Bellini; Alessandro Zavatta; Silvia Viciani

Author(s): Marco Bellini; Alessandro Zavatta; Silvia Viciani

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The Maxwell wave function of the photon (Invited Paper)

Author(s): M. G. Raymer; Brian J. Smith

Author(s): M. G. Raymer; Brian J. Smith

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Phase coherence in multiple scattering: weak and intense monochromatic light wave propagating in a cold strontium cloud

Author(s): David Wilkowski; Yannick Bidel; Thierry Chaneliere; Robin Kaiser; Bruce Klappauf; Christian Miniatura

Author(s): David Wilkowski; Yannick Bidel; Thierry Chaneliere; Robin Kaiser; Bruce Klappauf; Christian Miniatura

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What physics is encoded in Maxwell's equations?

Author(s): B. P. Kosyakov

Author(s): B. P. Kosyakov

Biophoton interaction in biological systems: evidence of photonic info-energy transfer?

Author(s): Katherine Creath; Gary E. Schwartz

Author(s): Katherine Creath; Gary E. Schwartz

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Derivation of the photon and graviton mass-energies and radii

Author(s): Riccardo C. Storti; Todd J. Desiato

Author(s): Riccardo C. Storti; Todd J. Desiato

Modeling light entangled in polarization and frequency: case study in quantum cryptography

Author(s): John M. Myers

Author(s): John M. Myers

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The nature of light: a description of photon diffraction based upon virtual particle exchange

Author(s): Michael J. Mobley

Author(s): Michael J. Mobley

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Single photons have not been detected: the alternative photon clump model

Author(s): Emilio Panarella

Author(s): Emilio Panarella

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Violation of the principle of complementarity, and its implications

Author(s): Shahriar S. Afshar

Author(s): Shahriar S. Afshar

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