On the Origin of Light

  • Hans-Joachim Lewerenz
Part of the Springer Series in Optical Sciences book series (SSOS, volume 157)


This chapter treats fundamentals of photon generation, giving an overview of physica principles of photon generation. The considered energies range from ultrahard radiation to the visible and (far) infrared terahertz regime.


Enantiomeric Excess Magnetic Circular Dichroism Photon Generation Circumstellar Envelope Purcell Factor 
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  1. 1.Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin for Materials and EnergyInstitut für Solare BrennstoffeBerlinGermany

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