Slow light in moving media

Ulf Leonhardt, P Piwnicki

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Abstract

We review the theory of light propagation in moving media with extremely low group velocity. We intend to clarify the most elementary features of monochromatic slow light in a moving medium and, whenever possible, to give an instructive simplified picture.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)977-988
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Modern Optics
Volume48
Publication statusPublished - 15 May 2001

Keywords

  • BLACK-HOLE EVAPORATION
  • BOSE-EINSTEIN CONDENSATE
  • LOW GROUP-VELOCITY
  • HAWKING RADIATION
  • CHARGED WIRE
  • SONIC ANALOG
  • ATOMIC GAS
  • VORTEX
  • HORIZONS
  • HE-3-A

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