Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy : Basic Aspects and Practical Applications

Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy is a wide-ranging review of modern spectroscopic techniques such as X-ray, photoelectron, optical and laser spectroscopy, as well as radiofrequency and microwave techniques. On the fundamental side, it focuses on physical principles and the impact of spectroscopy on...

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Main Author: Svanberg, Sune
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2001, 2001
Edition:3rd ed. 2001
Series:Springer Series on Atomic, Optical, and Plasma Physics
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1.Introduction
  • 2. Atomic Structure
  • 2.1 One-Electron Systems
  • 2.2 Alkali Atoms
  • 2.3 Magnetic Effects
  • 2.4 General Many-Electron Systems
  • 2.5 The Influence of External Fields
  • 2.6 Hyperfine Structure
  • 2.7 The Influence of External Fields (hfs)
  • 2.8 Isotopic Shifts
  • 3. Molecular Structure
  • 3.1 Electronic Levels
  • 3.2 Rotational Energy
  • 3.3 Vibrational Energy
  • 3.4 Polyatomic Molecules
  • 3.5 Clusters
  • 3.6 Other Molecular Structures
  • 4. Radiation and Scattering Processes
  • 4.1 Resonance Radiation
  • 4.2 Spectra Generated by Dipole Transitions
  • 4.3 Rayleigh and Raman Scattering
  • 4.4 Raman Spectra
  • 4.5 Mie Scattering
  • 4.6 Atmospheric Scattering Phenomena
  • 4.7 Comparison Between Different Radiation and Scattering Processes
  • 4.8 Collision-Induced Processes
  • 5. Spectroscopy of Inner Electrons
  • 5.1 X-Ray Spectroscopy
  • 5.2 Photoelectron Spectroscopy
  • 5.3 Auger Electron Spectroscopy
  • 6. Optical Spectroscopy
  • 6.1 Light Sources
  • 10.1 Diagnostics of Combustion Processes
  • 10.2 Laser Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere
  • 10.3 Laser-Induced Fluorescence and Raman Spectroscopy in Liquids and Solids
  • 10.4 Laser-Induced Chemical Processes
  • 10.5 Spectroscopic Aspects of Lasers in Medicine
  • Questions and Exercises
  • References
  • 6.2 Spectral Resolution Instruments
  • 6.3 Detectors
  • 6.4 Optical Components and Materials
  • 6.5 Optical Methods of Chemical Analysis
  • 6.6 Optical Remote Sensing
  • 6.7 Astrophysical Spectroscopy
  • 7. Radio-Frequency Spectroscopy
  • 7.1 Resonance Methods
  • 7.2 Microwave Radiometry
  • 7.3 Radio Astronomy
  • 8. Lasers
  • 8.1 Basic Principles
  • 8.2 Coherence
  • 8.3 Resonators and Mode Structure
  • 8.4 Fixed-Frequency Lasers
  • 8.5 Tunable Lasers
  • 8.6 Nonlinear Optical Phenomena
  • 8.7 Ultra-short and Ultra-high-Power Laser Pulse Generation
  • 9. Laser Spectroscopy
  • 9.1 Basic Principles
  • 9.2 Doppler-Limited Techniques
  • 9.3 Optical Double-Resonance and Level-Crossing Experiments with Laser Excitation
  • 9.4 Time-Resolved Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy
  • 9.5 Ultrafast Spectroscopy
  • 9.6 High-Power Laser Experiments
  • 9.7 High-Resolution Laser Spectroscopy
  • 9.8 Cooling and Trapping of Ions and Atoms
  • 10. Laser-Spectroscopic Applications