Coherence And Fluctuations In The Free-Electron Laser: A Fully Quantum Mechanical Approach Academic Article uri icon


  • Recent results on the photon statistics of the free-electron laser regarding start-up, amplification and steady state operation are summarized. The underlying theoretical model is based on the fully quantized Bambini-Renieri Hamiltonian. 1984 SPIE.

published proceedings

  • Proceedings of SPIE

author list (cited authors)

  • Becker, W., McIver, J. K., Scully, M. O., & Zubairy, M. S.

citation count

  • 2

complete list of authors

  • Becker, W||McIver, JK||Scully, MO||Zubairy, MS

editor list (cited editors)

  • Brau, C. A., Jacobs, S. F., & Scully, M. O.

publication date

  • February 1984