The nature of X-rays and their interactions with matter / Joachim Stöhr.

Author
Stöhr, Joachim [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Cham : Springer, [2023]
  • ©2023
Description
xxvii, 921 pages, 5 unnumbered pages : illustrations (chiefly color), graphs (chiefly color), color portrait ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Series
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction and overview
  • Part I. Production of X-rays and their description. Production of X-rays : from virtual to real photons ; From electromagnetic waves to photons ; Brightness and coherence ; The complete description of light : higher order coherence
  • Part II. Semi-classical theory of X-ray interactions with matter. Semi-classical response of atoms to electromagnetic fields ; Semi-classical response of solids to electromagnetic fields ; Classical diffraction and diffractive imaging
  • Part III. Quantum theory of weak interactions. Quantum formulation of X-ray interactions with matter ; Quantum theory of X-ray absorption spectroscopy ; Quantum theory of X-ray dichroism ; Quantum theory of X-ray emission and Thomson scattering ; Quantum theory of X-ray resonant scattering
  • Part IV. Multi-photon interaction processes. Resonant non-linear X-ray processes in atoms ; Non-linear absorption and scattering processes in solids ; Quantum diffraction : emergence of quantum substructure of light.
ISBN
  • 9783031207433 ((hardback))
  • 3031207432 ((hardback))
OCLC
1388618076
International Article Number
  • 9783031207433
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