By H. Henry Stroke
Benjamin Bederson contributed to the realm of physics in lots of components: in atomic physics, the place he accomplished renown by means of his scattering and polarizability experiments, because the Editor-in-Chief for the yankee actual Society, the place he observed the creation of digital publishing and a outstanding development of the APS journals, with ever expanding world-wide contributions to those hugely esteemed journals, and because the originator of a couple of overseas physics meetings within the fields of atomic and collision physics, that are carrying on with to this present day. Bederson used to be additionally a very good instructor and college administrator.
The first a part of this quantity of Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics (AAMOP), entitled Benjamin Bederson: Works, reviews and Legacies, includes articles written from a private viewpoint. His days at Los Alamos in the course of global warfare II, engaged on the A bomb, are stated by means of V. Fitch. H. Walther writes at the time whilst either have been editors of AAMOP. H. Lustig, E. Merzbacher and B. Crasemann, with whom Bederson had a long term organization on the American actual Society, give a contribution their stories, one among them within the form of a poem. C.D. Rice recollects his days whilst he used to be Dean of the school of Arts and technological know-how at NYU, and the schooling in physics that he acquired from Bederson, then Dean of the Graduate college. The contribution via R. Stuewer is on Bederson as physicist historian (his most recent interest). N. Lane attracts a few parallels among "two civic scientists, Benjamin Bederson and the opposite Benjamin". The papers are brought via H.H. Stroke, in an outline of Bederson's occupation. A biography and bibliography are included.
The moment a part of the amount includes clinical articles at the Casimir results (L. Spruch), dipole polarizabilities (X. Chu, A. Dalgarno), two-electron molecular bonds revisited (G. Chen, S.A. Chin, Y. Dou, K.T. Kapale, M. Kim, A.A. Svidzinsky, okay. Uretkin, H. Xiong, M.O. Scully, and resonance fluorescence of two-level atoms (H. Walther). J. Pinard and H.H. Stroke overview spectroscopy with radioactive atoms. T. Miller writes on electron attachment and detachment in gases, and, with H. Gould, on contemporary advancements within the size of static electrical dipole polarizabilities. R. Celotta and J.A. Stroscio's newest paintings on trapping and relocating atoms on surfaces is contributed right here. C.C. Lin and J.B. Borrard's article is on electron-impact excitation go sections. The past due Edward Pollack wrote his final paper for this quantity, Atomic and Ionic Collisions. L. Vuskovic and S. Popovi´c write on atomic interactions in a weakly ionized fuel and ionizing surprise waves. The final clinical article is by means of H. Kleinpoppen, B. Lohmann, A. Grum-Grzhimailo and U. Becker on techniques to perfect/complete scattering in atomic and molecular physics. The ebook ends with an essay on instructing via R.E. Collins.
- Benjamin Bederson - Atomic Physicist, Civil Scientist
- The actual evaluate and Its Editor
- Los Alamos in international conflict II - View from Below
- Physics in Poetry
- Casimir results - Pedagogical Notes
- Atomic Physics in Collisions, Polarizabilities, Gases, Atomic Physics and Radioactive Atoms
- Molecular Bond Revisited
- Resonance Fluorescence in 2-Level Atoms
- Trapping and relocating Atoms on Surfaces
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