Optical cavity cooling of a large ensemble of molecules

Yongkai Zhao, Weiping Lu, P. F. Barker, Guangjiong Dong

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Abstract

We study optical cooling of a large ensemble of particles. We derive a new scaling law with respect to particle number and show a high density molecular cloud are cooled from 10mK to 700µ K. ©2009 Optical Society of America.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
Publication statusPublished - 2009
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference - Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, Moldova, Republic of
Duration: 2 Jun 20094 Jun 2009

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
Abbreviated titleCLEO/QELS 2009
CountryMoldova, Republic of
CityBaltimore, MD
Period2/06/094/06/09

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    Zhao, Y., Lu, W., Barker, P. F., & Dong, G. (2009). Optical cavity cooling of a large ensemble of molecules. In 2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009