An optical accelerator for cold molecules

R. Fulton, A. I. Bishop, P. F. Barker

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Abstract

We demonstrate a single stage optical Stark accelerator for neutral molecules which reduced the velocity of benzene molecules in a molecular beam by 25 m/s corresponding to a kinetic energy reduction of 15%.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Pages490-492
Number of pages3
Volume1
Publication statusPublished - 31 Oct 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2005 - Baltimore, United States of America
Duration: 22 May 200527 May 2005
https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome/10390/proceeding (Proceedings)

Conference

ConferenceQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2005
Abbreviated titleQELS 2005
CountryUnited States of America
CityBaltimore
Period22/05/0527/05/05
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