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International Quantum Electronics Conference
San Francisco, California United States
May 16, 2004
ISBN: 1-55752-770-9
Cold Molecules and Rydberg Atoms (IMI)

Excitation suppression in an ultracold Rydberg gas due to a local van der Waals blockade

E. E. Eyler, S. M. Farooqi, D. Tong, J. Stanojevic, S. Krishnan, Y. P. Zhang, R. Côté, and P. L. Gould

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/IQEC.2004.IMI6


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Abstract

We observe an excitation suppression effect due to van der Waals interactions between ultracold Rydberg atoms. The observed dependence of this effect on sample density suggests a viable blockade mechanism for realizing quantum gates.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.5780) Atomic and molecular physics : Rydberg states
(020.7010) Atomic and molecular physics : Laser trapping

Citation
E. E. Eyler, S. M. Farooqi, D. Tong, J. Stanojevic, S. Krishnan, Y. P. Zhang, R. Côté, and P. L. Gould, "Excitation suppression in an ultracold Rydberg gas due to a local van der Waals blockade," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper IMI6.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=IQEC-2004-IMI6

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