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Evolving geometric phase and its dynamical manifestation as a frequency shift: An optical experiment

Simon, R. and Kimble, H. J. and Sudarshan, E. C. G. (1988) Evolving geometric phase and its dynamical manifestation as a frequency shift: An optical experiment. Physical Review Letters, 61 (1). pp. 19-22. ISSN 0031-9007. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:SIMprl88

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Abstract

We show that an evolving geometric phase induces a frequency shift. We report an optical experiment where we employ this effect to offset the frequency of a laser beam.


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Additional Information:©1988 The American Physical Society. Received 25 January 1988. One of the authors (R.S.) acknowledges the excellent hospitality of the University of Texas at Austin where part of this work was completed. We are grateful to J.L. Hall for bringing the work in Ref. 9 to our attention. Our work was supported by the Department of Energy under Grant No. DE-FG05-85ER40200 and by the Venture Research Unit of British Petroleum America.
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