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Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
San Jose, California United States
May 4-9, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-55752-859-9
Quantum Degenerate Gases (QThE)

Vortex-Antivortex Labyrinth Wavefunction

Alexey Y. Okulov

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The vortex-antivortex optical trapping arrays are shown to transfer angular orbital momentum to support "antiferromagnet-like" matter waves. The wavefunction’s phase gradient field associated with the field of classical velocities via Madelung transformation forms labyrinth-like structure.

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OCIS Codes
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.7010) Lasers and laser optics : Laser trapping
(020.1475) Atomic and molecular physics : Bose-Einstein condensates

A. Y. Okulov, "Vortex-Antivortex Labyrinth Wavefunction," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper QThE7.

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