Polarization in Spectral Lines

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-2414-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-2415-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-28

    Description of Polarized Radiation

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    Pages 29-72

    Angular Momentum and Racah Algebra

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    Pages 73-130

    Atomic Spectroscopy

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    Pages 131-145

    Quantization of the Electromagnetic Field (Non-Relativistic Theory)

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    Pages 147-235

    Interaction of Material Systems with Polarized Radiation (the Classical Approach)

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    Pages 237-275

    Interaction of Material Systems with Polarized Radiation (the Quantum Approach)

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    Pages 277-347

    Statistical Equilibrium Equations and Radiative Transfer Coefficients for Atomic Systems

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    Pages 349-373

    Radiative Transfer for Polarized Radiation

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    Pages 375-507

    Line Formation in a Magnetic Field

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    Pages 509-623

    Non-Equilibrium Atomic Physics

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 625-662

    Astrophysical Applications: Solar Magnetometry

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 663-687

    Astrophysical Applications: Radiation Anisotropy in Stellar Atmospheres

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    Pages 689-735

    Astrophysical Applications: the Outer Layers of Stellar Atmospheres

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    Pages 737-789

    Astrophysical Applications: Stellar Atmospheres

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 791-896