A new and extremely sensitive method for measuring weak transitions with cold atoms in a dark optical trap is presented. The scheme is realized on a 5S 1/2 → 5D5/2 two-photon transition in cold and optically trapped 85Rb atoms.
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - 2000|
|Event||Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS 2000) - San Francisco, CA, USA|
Duration: 7 May 2000 → 12 May 2000
|Conference||Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS 2000)|
|City||San Francisco, CA, USA|
|Period||7/05/00 → 12/05/00|