We have assigned most of the visible xenon laser lines by a study of the time dependence of spontaneous emission whose delay is unambiguously correlated with the ionic state. For 11 lines, ambiguities are resolved, or first assignments are given.
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V. Hoffmann and P. E. Toschek, "On the ionic assignment of xenon laser lines," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 66, 152-154 (1976)