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Squeezed states and their Wigner functions

  • Antoine Royer
C. Wigner Distributions
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 278)

Keywords

Wigner Function Flat Space Gaussian Wave Packet Phase Space Point Position Uncertainty 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antoine Royer
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  1. 1.Centre de Recherches MathématiquesUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada

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