We demonstrate the competition mechanism between coherent population trapping and Raman absorption in ladder-type system. While Rabi frequency of probe exceeds decay rate, a decoherence created by probe field and Raman absorption dominates the process.
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(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.4180) Atomic and molecular physics : Multiphoton processes
(300.0300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy
(300.6210) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, atomic
Y. Lee, R. Chang, Z. He, M. Lee, W. Fang, H. Chui, and C. Tsai, "A Narrow Rabi Frequency Window for Competition between Coherent Population Trapping and Raman Absorption," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper JWA104.
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