Focusing ground state xenon using large quasi-electrostatic potentials

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

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We focus ground state xenon atoms using a high intensity (1012 W/cm2) optical field and map the atomic density at the focus using multiphoton ionization. The results are in agreement with a quasi-electrostatic model.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)1557527962
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 (Proceedings)


ConferenceQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2005
Abbreviated titleQELS 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited States of America
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