Ultra-large index of refraction via quantum interference Academic Article uri icon


  • Atoms prepared in a coherent superposition of an excited state doublet by a strong driving field can produce a large resonant index of refraction with vanishing absorption. 1992.

published proceedings

  • Optics Communications

author list (cited authors)

  • Scully, M. O., & Zhu, S.

citation count

  • 107

complete list of authors

  • Scully, Marlan O||Zhu, Shi-Yao

publication date

  • January 1992