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Author Hannaford, Peter
Title Laser Spectroscopy : Proceedings of the XVI International Conference - Palm Cove, Australia, 13-18 July 2003
Imprint Singapore : World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd, 2004
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Precision Spectroscopy -- Laser Frequency Combs and Ultraprecise Spectroscopy T.W. Hdnsch -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Optical Frequency Measurements -- 3. New Frequency Measurement of Hydrogen 1S-2S -- 4. Outlook -- References -- Optical Clocks with Cold Atoms and Stable Lasers L. Hollberg, C.W. Oates, G. Wilpers, E.A. Curtis, C.W. Hoyt, S.A. Diddams, A. Bartels and T.M. Raymond -- 1. Introduction -- 1.1. Optical Frequency Standards: a Stability Advantage -- 2. Calcium Optical Frequency Standard -- 2.1. Doppler Problems -- 2.2. Quenched Narrow-Line Cooling -- 3. Optical Frequency Combs and Comparisons of Atomic Standards -- 4. Summary -- References -- Optical Lattice Clock: Precision Spectroscopy of Neutral Atoms in Tight Confinement H. Katori and M. Takamoto -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Engineered Light Shift Trap -- 3. Experiment -- 3.1. Spectroscopy of Bound Atoms -- 3.2. Determination of Degenerate Wavelength -- 4. Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- A Clock Transition for a Future Optical Frequency Standard with Trapped Atoms /. Courtillot, A. Quessada, R.P. Kovacich, A. Brusch, D. Kolker, J.-J. Zondy, G.D. Rover a and P. Lemonde -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Indirect measurement -- 3. Direct excitation of the clock transition -- 4. Conclusion -- References -- Ultracold Atomic Strontium: From Unconventional Laser Cooling and Future Optical Standards to Photon-Free Anisotropic Many Body Physics T. Loftus, X.-Y. Xu, T. Ida, M. Boyd, J. L. Hall, A. Gallagher andJ. Ye -- 1. Single-Stage Sub-Doppler Cooling of 87Sr -- 2. Magnetic Trapping of Metastable 88Sr -- References -- Ultracold Calcium Atoms for Optical Clocks and Collisional Studies U. Sterr, C. Degenhardt, H. Stoehr, G. Wilpers, T. Binnewies, F. Riehle, J. Helmcke, Ch. Lisdat and E. Tiemann -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Calcium Optical Clock -- 3. Cold Collisions
4. Outlook -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Comparison of Two Single-Ion Optical Frequency Standards at the Sub-Hertz Level Chr. Tamm, T. Schneider and E. Peik -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Optical-Excitation Scheme -- 3. Experimental Setup -- 4. Spectroscopy of the Reference Transition -- 5. Absolute Transition Frequency and Systematic Frequency Shifts -- 6. Comparison of Two Traps -- 7. Quadrupole Shift Measurement -- References -- Limits on Temporal Variation of Fine Structure Constant, Quark Masses and Strong Interaction V.V. Flambaum -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Quasar Absorption Spectra -- 3. Laboratory Comparison of Atomic Clocks -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Testing the Stability of Fundamental Constants using Atomic Fountains S. Bize, M. Abgrall, H. Marion, F. Pereira Dos Santos, I. Maksimovic, S. Zhang, Y. Sortais, C. Vian, J. Griinert, L. Cacciapuoti, C, Mandache, Ph. Laurent, P. Lemonde, P. Rosenbusch, G. Santarelli, A. Clairon and C. Salomon -- References -- Extending the Optical Comb Synthesizer to the Infrared: From He at 1.083 ,m to CO2 at 4.2 (Am P. De Natale, S. Borri, P. Cancio, G. Guisfredi, D. Mazzotti, M. Prevedelli, C. de Mauro and M. Inguscio -- References -- Cold Atom Gyroscope for Precision Measurements F. Leduc, D. Holleville, J. Fils, A. Clairon, N. Dimarcq, A. Landragin, P. Bouyer and Ch. J. Borde -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Co-Propagating Configuration: Estimation of the Signal to Noise Ratio -- 3. Counter-Propagating Configuration : Inertial Force Signals -- 4. Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- New Optical Tests of Special Relativity H. MiMer, S. Herrmann, C. Braxmaier, A. Peters and S. Schiller -- References -- Ultrafast Spectroscopy -- Ultra-Precise Phase Control of Short Pulses: Applications to Nonlinear Spectroscopy /. Ye, L. Chen, R.J. Jones, K. Holman and D.J. Jones -- 1. Introduction
2. I2 Hyperfine Interactions, Optical Frequency Standards and Clocks -- 3. Femtosecond Lasers and External Optical Cavities -- References -- Optimal Control of Molecular Femtochemistry T. Brixner, G. Krampert, P. Niklaus and G. Gerber -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Experimental Scheme -- 3. Selected Examples -- 3.1. Automated Pulse Compression -- 3.2. Gas-Phase Control -- 3.3. Liquid-Phase Control -- 3.4. Polarization Control -- 4. Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Spectrally Resolved Femtosecond 2-Colour 3-Pulse Photon Echoes for Studies of Molecular Dynamics L.V. Dao, C.N. Lincoln, R.M. Lowe and P. Hannaford -- References -- Quantum Degenerate Gases -- Experiments with a Bose-Einstein Condensate of Cesium Atoms T. Weber, J. Herbig, M. Mark, T. Kraemer, C. Chin, H.-C. Nagerl and R. Grimm -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Attainment of cesium BEC -- 3. A non-interacting BEG -- 4. Creation of a molecular quantum gas -- 5. Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Bose-Einstein Condensation of Ytterbium Atoms Y. Takahashi, Y. Takasu, K. Maki, K. Komori, T. Takano, K, Honda, A. Yamaguchi, K. Koto, M. Mizoguchi, M. Kumakura and T. Yabuzaki -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Experiment -- 3. Prospects -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Momentum Spectroscopy of Phase Fluctuations of an Elongated Bose-Einstein Condensate A. Aspect, S. Richard, F. Gerbier, M. Hugbart, J. Retter, J.H. Thywissen and P. Bouyer -- 1. Introduction: BEG Beyond the Ideal Case -- 2. Phase Fluctuations in a Trapped Elongated BEC -- 3. Production and Observation of an Elongated BEC in an Iron-Core Electromagnet -- 4. Measurement of the Spatial Coherence Function by Bragg Spectroscopy -- 5. Axial Bragg Spectrum of an Elongated Condensate -- 6. Results. Comparison with Theory -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References
Experimental Study of a Bose Gas in One Dimension W.D. Phillips, M. Anderlini, J.H. Huckans, B. Laburthe Tolra, KM. O'Hara, J.V. Porto and S.L. Ralston -- References -- Quantum Degenerate Bosons and Fermions in a ID Optical Lattice C. Fort, G. Modugno, F.S. Cataliotti, J. Catani, E. de Mirandes, L. Fallani, F. Ferlaino, M. Modugno, H. Ott, G. Roati and M. Inguscio -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Expansion of a Bose-Einstein Condensate in the Lattice -- 3. Dipolar Oscillations of a Fermi Gas in the Lattice -- 4. Role of Collisions in the Transport of Bosons and Fermions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Dynamics of a Highly-Degenerate, Strongly-Interacting Fermi Gas J.E. Thomas, S.L. Hemmer, J.M. Kinast, A. V. Turlapov, M.E. Gehm and KM. O'Hara -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Universal Interactions -- 3. Universal Hydrodynamics -- 4. Experiment -- 5. Conclusions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Spectroscopy of Strongly Correlated Cold Atoms A.J. Daley, P.O. Fedichev, P. Rabi, P. Taller, A. Recall, J.I. Cirac, J. Von Delft and W. Zwerger -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Atomic Quantum Dots Coupled to BEC Reservoirs -- 3. Defect Suppressed Atomic Crystals -- 4. Summary -- References -- Strong Correlation Effects in Cold Atomic Gases B. Paredes, G. Metalidis, V. Murg, J.I. Cirac and C. Tejedor -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Spinless Bosons in an Optical Lattice -- 3 Bosons with Two Internal Levels in an Optical Lattice -- 4 Fermions in a Superlattice -- 4-1 Strong Coupling Limit -- 4-2 Weak Coupling Limit -- 4-3 Numerical Results -- 5 Conclusions -- References -- Stochastic Gauge: A New Technique for Quantum Simulations P. Drummond, P. Deuar, J.F. Corney and K. Kheruntsyan -- 1. Introduction -- 1.1. The Problem: Complexity -- 1.2. Quantum Computers: Too Small, Too Costly? -- 2. Phase-Space Representations -- 2.1. Method in Outline -- 3. Master Equation
4. Grand Canonical Ensembles -- 5. Quantum Dynamics -- 6. Strategies and Future Developments -- References -- Growth and Stabilization of Vortex Lattices in a Bose-Einstein Condensate C.W. Gardiner, A.S. Bradley, A.A. Penckwitt and R.J. Ballagh -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Quantized Vortices -- 3. Mechanisms of Vortex Formation -- 4. Vortex Growth Equation -- 5. Influence of Noise and Fluctuations-Primordial Vortices -- 6. Scenarios for Growth of Vortex Lattices -- 7. Conclusions and Outlook -- References -- A Storage Ring for Bose-Einstein Condensates C.S. Garvie, E. Riis and A.S. Arnold -- References -- Bragg Spectroscopy of an Accelerating Bose-Einstein Condensate K.J. Challis, R.W. Geursen, R.J. Ballagh and A.C. Wilson -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Dispersion Management and Bright Gap Solitons for Atomic Matter Waves B. Eiermann, Th. Anker, M. Albiez, M. Taglieber, P.Treutlein and M.K. Oberthaler -- 1. Dispersion Management -- 2. Atomic Gap Solitons -- Acknowledgments -- References -- All-Optical Realization of an Atom Laser Based on Field-Insensitive Bose-Einstein Condensates G. Cennini, G. Ritt, C. Geckeler and M. Weitz -- References -- Dynamical Effects of Back-Coupling on an Atom Laser N.P. Robins, J.E. Lye, C.S. Fletcher, S.A. Haine, J. Dugue, C. Breme, J.J. Hope and J.D. Close -- References -- Cold Molecules and Cold Collisions -- Photoassociation Spectroscopy of Ultracold Metastable Helium Atoms: Numerical Analysis M. Leduc, M. Portier, J. Leonard, M. Walkout, F. Masnou-Seeuws, K. Wilnerand A. Mask -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Measurements of Molecular Bound States in the 0+ Potential -- 3. Hamiltonian of the 2S - 2P Molecule -- 4. Calculation of Molecular Potentials Using the Mapped Fourier Grid Method -- 5. Results -- 6. Conclusion -- References
Production of Long-Lived Ultra-Cold Li2 Molecules from a Fermi Gas J. Cubizolles, T. Bourdel, S.J.J.M.F. Kokkelmans, C. Salomon and G. Shlyapnikov
This volume comprises a collection of invited and selected contributions presented at the 16th International Conference on Laser Spectroscopy in Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia, 13–18 July 2003. The papers report the latest and most exciting developments in laser spectroscopy and related areas: new ultra-precise spectroscopic measurements based on optical frequency combs including tests of the stability of the fundamental constants; the first realization of Bose–Einstein condensation in cesium and ytterbium; the behavior of ultra-cold bosons and fermions in optical lattices; the production of ultra-cold cesium, helium and fermionic lithium molecules; the production and coherent transport of ultra-cold atoms in microtraps on the surface of chips; the implementation of one- and two-qubit quantum algorithms and experiments towards a scalable quantum computer based on trapped ions; and new medical applications of laser spectroscopy. The proceedings have been selected for coverage in:. • Index to Scientific & Technical Proceedings® (ISTP® / ISI Proceedings). • Index to Scientific & Technical Proceedings (ISTP CDROM version / ISI Proceedings). • CC Proceedings — Engineering & Physical Sciences
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