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Atom interferometry using Bragg scattering of atoms from standing light waves
Author(s): Siu Au Lee; David M. Giltner
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Paper Abstract

The method of Bragg scattering from a standing light wave for splitting atoms coherently into two beams is discussed. An interferometer for atoms is demonstrated by Bragg deflection of a beam of collimated metastable neon atoms from three standing light waves. Possibility of using the interferometer in nanolithography is discussed.

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Date Published: 1 May 1997
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 2995, Atom Optics, (1 May 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.273769
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Siu Au Lee, Colorado State Univ. (United States)
David M. Giltner, Colorado State Univ. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2995:
Atom Optics
Mara Goff Prentiss; William D. Phillips, Editor(s)

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