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1st Edition

Condensed Matter Optical Spectroscopy
An Illustrated Introduction

ISBN 9780429194191
Published August 20, 2014 by CRC Press
414 Pages

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Book Description

Discover a Modern Approach to the Study of Molecular SymmetryClassroom-tested from an author experienced in teaching a course on condensed matter spectroscopy, and introductory spectroscopy and lasers, Condensed Matter Optical Spectroscopy: An Illustrated Introduction contains over 200 color illustrations and provides a clear overview of the field.

Table of Contents

Molecular Symmetry and the Symmetry Groups. Crystal Field Theory. Symmetry and Molecular Orbitals Theory. Symmetry of Molecular Vibrations and Selection Rules. Basic Optical Spectroscopic Techniques. Study Questions. References. Appendix: Selected Character Tables. Solutions to Study Questions. Index.

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Dr. Iulian Ionita is a member of the faculty of physics at the University of Bucharest, where he has been a lecturing professor since 1991 and is currently the director of the Research Center in Photonics-Spectroscopy-Plasma-Lasers. Dr. Ionita earned his PhD in physics, specializing in optics-spectroscopy-lasers, from the University of Bucharest. He has published (as author or coauthor) 37 articles related to either biophotonics or spectral characterization of both inorganic materials and human tissues. He is also the coauthor of textbooks on condensed matter spectroscopy, optics, and applied spectroscopy for undergraduate and graduate students.