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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 9 — May. 1, 2004
  • pp: 1016–1018

Addressing atoms in optical lattices with Bessel beams

Mark Saffman  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 9, pp. 1016-1018 (2004)

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A method of synthesizing localized optical fields with zeros on a periodic lattice is analyzed. The applicability to addressing atoms trapped in optical lattices with low cross talk is discussed.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(020.7010) Atomic and molecular physics : Laser trapping
(070.2580) Fourier optics and signal processing : Paraxial wave optics
(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems

Mark Saffman, "Addressing atoms in optical lattices with Bessel beams," Opt. Lett. 29, 1016-1018 (2004)

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