superfluorescence

superfluorescence

[¦sü·pər·flu̇′res·əns]
(atomic physics)
The process of spontaneous emission of electromagnetic radiation from a collection of excited atoms.
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Amplifiers and attenuators, the quantum mechanics of trapped wavepackets, superfluorescence, and density operators for fermions are some others areas examined.