We show that the characteristic Rabi frequency and nonlinear susceptibility of atoms in a dilute Bose gas remain unchanged by the process of condensation. We neglect the effects of atomic dipole –dipole interactions and spontaneous emission.
© 1996 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: October 30, 1995
Published: May 1, 1996
M. A. Kasevich and S. E. Harris, "Nonlinear-optical properties of a noninteracting Bose gas," Opt. Lett. 21, 677-679 (1996)