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Laser Science
Rochester, New York United States
October 14-18, 2012
ISBN: 978-1-55752-956-5
Cold Atoms and Molecules II (LTu2I)

Efficient Slowing of Atomic and Molecular Beams using Optical Bichromatic Forces

Edward E. Eyler and Michael A. Chieda  »View Author Affiliations


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The optical bichromatic force provides an efficient, simple, and compact means to decelerate atomic and molecular beams. We present new results for chirped deceleration of atomic helium, and describe progress on laser slowing of CaF.

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OCIS Codes
(300.6210) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, atomic
(300.6400) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, molecular beam
(020.3320) Atomic and molecular physics : Laser cooling

E. E. Eyler and M. A. Chieda, "Efficient Slowing of Atomic and Molecular Beams using Optical Bichromatic Forces," in Frontiers in Optics 2012/Laser Science XXVIII, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper LTu2I.4.

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