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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 7 — Sep. 29, 1997
  • pp: 216–220

Guiding electron orbits with chirped light

Maciej Kalinski and J. H. Eberly  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 1, Issue 7, pp. 216-220 (1997)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.1.000216


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Abstract

We demonstrate that chirped light is effective in shrinking or expanding a class of nonspreading electron eigenstate wave packets in Rydberg atoms.

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OCIS Codes
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.5780) Atomic and molecular physics : Rydberg states
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.6620) Quantum optics : Strong-field processes

ToC Category:
Focus Issue: Rydberg wave packets

History
Original Manuscript: August 27, 1997
Published: September 29, 1997

Citation
Maciej Kalinski and J. Eberly, "Guiding electron orbits with chirped light," Opt. Express 1, 216-220 (1997)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-1-7-216


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