Enjoying a favourite function in communications, quantum technology and laser physics, quantum nonlinear optics is an more and more vital box. This ebook provides a self-contained remedy of box quantization and covers issues comparable to the canonical formalism for fields, phase-space representations and the surrounding challenge of quantization of electrodynamics in linear and nonlinear media. beginning with a precis of classical nonlinear optics, it then explains intimately the calculation strategies for quantum nonlinear optical structures and their purposes, quantum and classical noise resources in optical fibers and functions of nonlinear optics to quantum info technology. Supplemented by way of end-of-chapter routines and distinctive examples of calculation innovations in numerous structures, this ebook is a worthy source for graduate scholars and researchers in nonlinear optics, condensed topic physics, quantum info and atomic physics. a fantastic starting place in quantum mechanics and classical electrodynamics is believed, yet no earlier wisdom of nonlinear optics is needed.
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