Laser Cooling of Solids is an important contribution to the development of compact laser-powered cryogenic refrigerators, both for the academic community and those in the microelectronics and other industries.
- Provides a timely review of this promising field of research and discusses the fundamentals and theory of laser cooling
- Particular attention is given to the physics of cooling processes and the mathematical description of these processes
- Reviews previous experimental investigations in laser cooling and presents progress towards key potential applications
Samartsev, V V Vitaly Samartsev is internationally-known for his research in the field of laser cooling of solids.