eBook Physics With Trapped Charged Particles: Lectures From The Les Houches Winter School, 1st Edition

  • Published By: Imperial College Press
  • ISBN-10: 1783264063
  • ISBN-13: 9781783264063
  • DDC: 539.76
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 376 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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This book is a collection of articles on Physics with Trapped Charged Particles by speakers at the Les Houches Winter School. The articles cover all types of physics with charged particles, and are aimed at introducing the basic issues at hand, as well as the latest developments in the field. It is appropriate for PhD students and early career researchers, or interested parties new to the area.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Physics with Trapped Charged Particles.
2: Detection Techniques for Trapped Ions.
3: Cooling Techniques for Trapped Ions.
4: Accumulation, Storage and Manipulation of Large Numbers of Positrons in Traps I – The Basics.
5: Accumulation, Storage and Manipulation of Large Numbers of Positrons in Traps II – Selected Topics.
6: Waves in Non-Neutral Plasma.
7: Internal Transport in Non-Neutral Plasma.
8: Antihydrogen Formation and Trapping.
9: Quantum Information Processing with Trapped Ions.
10: Optical Atomic Clocks in Ion Traps.
11: Novel Penning Traps.
12: Trapped Electrons as Electrical (Quantum) Circuits.
13: Basics of Charged Particle Beam Dynamics and Application to Electrostatic Storage Rings.
14: Electrostatic Storage Rings – An Ideal Tool for Experiments at Ultralow Energies.