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  • Vol. 65, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1975
  • pp: 1–5

Isotope shift of 47-day 203Hg

O. Redi and H. H. Stroke  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA, Vol. 65, Issue 1, pp. 1-5 (1975)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSA.65.000001


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Abstract

An improved value of the 203Hg-198Hg isotope shift in the 2537 Å 3P1-1S0 line of mercury was determined from emission spectroscopy, with mass-separated samples, and from absorption spectroscopy with unenriched pile-produced isotope. The spectroscopic data were analyzed to yield the isotope shift by use of precise hfs interaction constants that we obtained previously from a level-crossing experiment. The new value for the 203Hg-198Hg isotope shift is IS(203-198) = 0.392 ± 0.006 cm-1; 203Hg lies at the lower-wave-number side. The experiment demonstrates the advantages of absorption spectroscopy for samples of low isotopic purity. The application of this technique to work with small samples is also discussed.

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O. Redi and H. H. Stroke, "Isotope shift of 47-day 203Hg," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 65, 1-5 (1975)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josa/abstract.cfm?URI=josa-65-1-1


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