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Two-photon spectroscopy of the 6S_(1/2) → 6D_(5/2) transition of trapped atomic cesium

Georgiades, N. Ph. and Polzik, E. S. and Kimble, H. J. (1994) Two-photon spectroscopy of the 6S_(1/2) → 6D_(5/2) transition of trapped atomic cesium. Optics Letters, 19 (18). pp. 1474-1476. ISSN 0146-9592.

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Two-photon spectroscopy of atomic cesium confined and cooled in a magneto-optical trap is reported. The hyperfine structure of the 6D_(5/2) state is determined with 1% accuracy. New capabilities for studying ac Stark shifts and kinetic transport for cold atoms are suggested.

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Additional Information:© 1994 Optical Society of America. Received March 9, 1994. We gratefully acknowledge contributions of H. Tsuchida and correspondence from S. Svanberg. This study was funded in part by the U.S. Army Research Office and the National Science Foundation. E. S. Polzik acknowledges support from Aarhus University.
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Official Citation:N. Ph. Georgiades, E. S. Polzik, and H. J. Kimble, "Two-photon spectroscopy of the 6S1/2 → 6D5/2 transition of trapped atomic cesium," Opt. Lett. 19, 1474-1476 (1994)
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