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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 2004
  • pp: 2042–2045

Optical Ramsey resonances with a microstructured molecular beam

D. D. Krylova and G. Kramer  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 21, Issue 11, pp. 2042-2045 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.21.002042


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Abstract

Two new schemes for achieving optical Ramsey resonance by use of gratings are suggested. They do not need a coincidence of the gratings’ period with the laser wavelength and permit the same gratings to be used for arbitrary optical transition. A theoretical description for the Gaussian shapes of laser beams and for arbitrary saturation is given.

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OCIS Codes
(050.2770) Diffraction and gratings : Gratings
(300.6360) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, laser
(300.6400) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, molecular beam

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D. D. Krylova and G. Kramer, "Optical Ramsey resonances with a microstructured molecular beam," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 2042-2045 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-21-11-2042


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