Experimental Results Atoms Falling.mp4 (4.72 MB)
Movie of Atoms Coupling Into HC-PCF
mediaposted on 2018-03-15, 00:24 authored by Ashby HiltonAshby Hilton
Experimental results of atoms being guided into HC-PCF.
The cloud of 100 million atoms at 3uK is released from the MOT, and falls under gravity. Atoms within the dipole trap with low enough energy are guided into the hollow core fibre, generating extremely large optical depths.