ATOMIC PHYSICS: AN EXPLORATION THROUGH PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS
Dmitry Budker, Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley, Derek F. Kimball, Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley, and David P. DeMille, Department of Physics, Yale University, New HavenProvides a modern introduction to AMO physics and laser spectroscopy. Written from an experimentalist's perspective. Unique problem-solving approach, emphasizing estimates and approximate methods. Includes both fundamental and "hot" topics, as well as the recent developments. Contains several appendices with key reference data and tutorials. Readership: Advanced undergraduates, graduate students and researchers working in physics and chemistry who are interested in atomic, molecular and optical (AMO) physics.