stimulated emission


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Related to stimulated emission: Population inversion, Spontaneous emission

stim·u·late·d emission

 (stĭm′yə-lā′tĭd)
n.
The emission of photons by excited electrons when photons collide with them, especially in chain reactions within lasers. The emitted photons and the triggering photons are in phase, have the same frequency and polarization, and travel in the same direction.
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for developing stimulated emission depletion (STED) microscopy.
Based on the concept of stimulated emission depletion technology (STED) developed by Stefan Hell at Max Planck Institute, the TCS SP8 STED 3X uses superimposed lasers to reduce the effective focal spot scanning the specimen to an area smaller than the diffraction limit.
Traditional lasers work by stimulated emission, in which atoms energized by electric current emit light.
India, April 25 -- A team of researchers from Monash University, Melbourne have developed world's first SPASER (surface plasmon amplification by stimulated emission of radiation) technology that can make smartphones tiny, efficient and so flexible that they can be printed on t-shirts.
International scientists explain the principles and related methods of stimulated emission depletion (SRED), single molecule localization, and coherent anti-Stokes Raman (CARS) microscopy; labeling approaches; preparation of samples for imaging; and applications of, and developments in, this new wave of imaging, e.
Lasers (light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation)
ES] or by stimulated emission of photons with ES resonance energy.
Laser is an acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.
Few laypeople, perhaps, know the term "light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation", although everyone knows the technology by its familiar name.
This "stimulated emission" meets the definition of a laser (Light Amplification by the Stimulated Emission of Radiation).
126 The paragraph about 'modern science' refers (unnecessarily) to Einstein's theory of stimulated emission, and the sentence about quantum physics is mixed up.
In general, LA-SER is an acronym of Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation, which is light with a high power concentrated in a focused area, i.

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