Griffin, P. F. and Weatherill, K. J. and MacLeod, S. G. and Potvliege, R. M. and Adams, C. S. (2006) 'Spatially selective loading of an optical lattice by light-shift engineering using an auxiliary laser field.', New journal of physics., 8 (11).
I had the idea a long time ago that shifting the excited state energy level using an additional laser could be a useful tool in cold atoms experiments. In this paper we demonstrated experimentally the application of this idea to loading specific sites in a CO2 laser lattice.
|Keywords:||Bose-Einstein condensation; Alkali-metal atoms; Perturbation theory; Dipole trap; Polarizabilities; Spectra.|
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|Publisher Web site:||http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/8/1/011|
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|Date deposited:||29 April 2010|
|Date of first online publication:||January 2006|
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