Sunlight can not be viewed as a series of random ultra-fast pulses

Agata M. Brànczyk, Aurelia Chenu, Gregory D. Scholes, John E. Sipe

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

It has been suggested that sunlight can be viewed as a series of random ultra-fast pulses. We show that such a decomposition can not satisfy the properties of blackbody radiation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, CQO 2013
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529787
DOIs
StatePublished - 2013
EventConference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, CQO 2013 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Jun 17 2013Jun 20 2013

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, CQO 2013
CountryUnited States
CityRochester, NY
Period6/17/136/20/13

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Sunlight can not be viewed as a series of random ultra-fast pulses'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this

    Brànczyk, A. M., Chenu, A., Scholes, G. D., & Sipe, J. E. (2013). Sunlight can not be viewed as a series of random ultra-fast pulses. In Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, CQO 2013 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/cqo.2013.m6.48