Laser physics: Quantum controversy in action Academic Article uri icon


  • We summarize the history and discuss quantum subtleties of maser/laser physics from early days until the present.

published proceedings

  • Reviews of Modern Physics

author list (cited authors)

  • Lamb, W. E., Schleich, W. P., Scully, M. O., & Townes, C. H.

complete list of authors

  • Lamb, WE||Schleich, WP||Scully, MO||Townes, CH

publication date

  • March 1999