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) : Phillips,William D

PDF Url : ADA134333

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 4

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.

Descriptors :   *Lasers, *Cooling, *Atomic beams, *Spectroscopy, Trapping(Charged particles), Doppler effect, High resolution, Frequency standards, Atomic spectroscopy, Velocity, Laser beams

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE