Accession Number:

ADA134333

Title:

Laser Cooling and Trapping of Neutral Atoms.

Descriptive Note:

Annual summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS WASHINGTON DC ELECTRICAL MEASUREMENTS AND STANDARDS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This study extended techniques for laser cooling of atomic beams by using a frequency-chirped cooling laser to compensate for changing Doppler shifts. Magnetic focussing has been used to improve slow atom density.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE