By H. Henry Stroke
Benjamin Bederson contributed to the realm of physics in lots of components: in atomic physics, the place he completed renown through his scattering and polarizability experiments, because the Editor-in-Chief for the yankee actual Society, the place he observed the advent of digital publishing and a amazing progress of the APS journals, with ever expanding world-wide contributions to those hugely esteemed journals, and because the originator of a few overseas physics meetings within the fields of atomic and collision physics, that are carrying on with to today. Bederson was once additionally an excellent instructor and collage administrator.
The first a part of this quantity of Advances in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics (AAMOP), entitled Benjamin Bederson: Works, reviews and Legacies, includes articles written from a private viewpoint. His days at Los Alamos in the course of international conflict II, engaged on the A bomb, are mentioned by way of V. Fitch. H. Walther writes at the time while either have been editors of AAMOP. H. Lustig, E. Merzbacher and B. Crasemann, with whom Bederson had a long term organization on the American actual Society, give a contribution their studies, certainly one of them within the kind of a poem. C.D. Rice remembers his days whilst he was once Dean of the college of Arts and technology at NYU, and the schooling in physics that he bought from Bederson, then Dean of the Graduate university. The contribution by means of R. Stuewer is on Bederson as physicist historian (his most up-to-date interest). N. Lane attracts a few parallels among "two civic scientists, Benjamin Bederson and the opposite Benjamin". The papers are brought through H.H. Stroke, in an summary of Bederson's profession. A biography and bibliography are included.
The moment a part of the amount comprises medical articles at the Casimir results (L. Spruch), dipole polarizabilities (X. Chu, A. Dalgarno), two-electron molecular bonds revisited (G. Chen, S.A. Chin, Y. Dou, K.T. Kapale, M. Kim, A.A. Svidzinsky, okay. Uretkin, H. Xiong, M.O. Scully, and resonance fluorescence of two-level atoms (H. Walther). J. Pinard and H.H. Stroke evaluate spectroscopy with radioactive atoms. T. Miller writes on electron attachment and detachment in gases, and, with H. Gould, on contemporary advancements within the size of static electrical dipole polarizabilities. R. Celotta and J.A. Stroscio's most modern paintings on trapping and relocating atoms on surfaces is contributed the following. C.C. Lin and J.B. Borrard's article is on electron-impact excitation pass sections. The past due Edward Pollack wrote his final paper for this quantity, Atomic and Ionic Collisions. L. Vuskovic and S. PopoviÂ´c write on atomic interactions in a weakly ionized gasoline and ionizing surprise waves. The final medical article is through H. Kleinpoppen, B. Lohmann, A. Grum-Grzhimailo and U. Becker on techniques to perfect/complete scattering in atomic and molecular physics. The ebook ends with an essay on instructing through R.E. Collins.
* Benjamin Bederson - Atomic Physicist, Civil Scientist.
* The actual evaluate and Its Editor.
* Los Alamos in international conflict II - View from Below.
* Physics in Poetry.
* Casimir results - Pedagogical Notes.
* Atomic Physics in Collisions, Polarizabilities, Gases, Atomic Physics and Radioactive Atoms.
* Molecular Bond Revisited.
* Resonance Fluorescence in 2-Level Atoms.
* Trapping and relocating Atoms on Surfaces.
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If APS knows what to do, Morgen die ganze Phys. Review”. And so from editorial star, He now became the mighty czar Of all of our publications— A job that calls for drive and patience; For telling quality from kitsch; For spending countless days at Ridge;5 For dealing with Council,6 with E-Pub,7 with REC;8 For listening to wisdom as well as to Dreck. 3 Val Fitch, “Benjamin Bederson in the Army, World War II”, this volume. 4 Bernd Crasemann, “Ben as APS Editor”, this volume. 5 Ridge, Long Island, the location housing The American Physical Society’s publishing operations.
A 10, 1711 (1974). M. Miller, in: “Electron and Photon Interactions with Atoms, Proceedings of International Symposium”, Stirling, Scotland, Plenum Press, NY, 1976, pp. 191–202. M. Miller, Phys. Rev. A 14, 1572 (1976). Differential spin exchange in the elastic scattering of low energy electrons by rubidium, with B. D. Bhaskar, Phys. Rev. A 14, 162 (1976). M. Miller, in: Advances in Atomic and Molecular Physics, Vol. 13, Academic Press, NY, 1977, pp. 1–55. 20 RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS OF BENJAMIN BEDERSON Scattering of low energy electrons by excited state sodium atoms using a photon and electron atomic beam recoil technique, with N.