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Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
San Jose, California United States
May 16-21, 2010
ISBN: 978-1-55752-889-6
Optical Interactions with Cold Atoms (QFE)

Cooling and Trapping of Neutral Mercury Atoms in a Magneto-Optical Trap

Patrick Villwock, Sebastian Siol, and Thomas Walther

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/QELS.2010.QFE6


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Abstract

We report on the trapping of mercury in a magneto-optical trap from the background vapor using the<sup>1</sup>S<sup>0</sup>-<sup>3</sup>P<sup>1</sup>intercombination line. Up to (3.2 ± 0.3) x 10<sup>6 202</sup>Hg-atoms have been captured at a density of (4.8 ± 1.4) x 10<sup>10</sup>atoms/cm<sup>3</sup>.

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OCIS Codes
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.7010) Atomic and molecular physics : Laser trapping
(020.3320) Atomic and molecular physics : Laser cooling

Citation
P. Villwock, S. Siol, and T. Walther, "Cooling and Trapping of Neutral Mercury Atoms in a Magneto-Optical Trap," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2010, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper QFE6.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=QELS-2010-QFE6

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