Pierre Meystre

  • Faculty Affiliation: Joint Professor
Regents' Professor of Physics
Regents' Professor of Optical Sciences
Director of the Biosphere 2 Institute
Office Location: 
Marshall 523
Mailing Address: 

Biosphere 2 Institute
The University of Arizona
845 N. Park Avenue
P.O. Box 210158-B
Tucson, AZ 85721-0158 

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Habilitation, Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich (Germany), 1983
Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (Switzerland), 1974
Diplôme, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (Switzerland), 1971

Specific Research Interests: 

theoretical quantum optics; statistical properties of radiation; laser theory; nonlinear optics; atomic physics; ultracold atoms: Bose condensation and atom lasers; cavity quantum electrodynamics; atom optics

Books Authored

  • Atom Optics
    Pierre Meystre
  • Elements of Quantum Optics
    Pierre Meystre and Murray Sargent III