We report two experiments working with cold and ultracold polar molecules. First, magnetically trapped ground-state OH molecules are used for cold collisions. Second, we describe progress towards quantum degenerate gas of ground-state KRb molecules.
© 2008 The Optical Society
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.2070) Atomic and molecular physics : Effects of collisions
(020.1475) Atomic and molecular physics : Bose-Einstein condensates
J. Ye, "Cold and Ultracold Polar Molecules," in Frontiers in Optics 2008/Laser Science XXIV/Plasmonics and Metamaterials/Optical Fabrication and Testing, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper LWE1.
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