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Title: Characterization of cold atomic cloud in a magneto-optical trap
Authors: Arora, Poonam
Chowdhury, Swatilekha
Agarwal, Ashish
Pant, Kavindra
Gupta, Amitava Sen
Keywords: Laser cooling and trapping
Frequency control
Magnetic field
Issue Date: Sep-2011
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
Abstract: The results of characterization of cold cloud of cesium (Cs) atoms trapped in a magneto-optical trap (MOT) have been presented. The MOT is a part of the Physics package of the Cs Fountain Clock being developed at National Physical Laboratory (NPL), India. The number of atoms, size and temperature of the cloud have been measured and calculated. It is also been investigated how the number of trapped atoms changes with the trapping laser’s beam intensity, detuning and magnetic-field gradient of the trap.
Page(s): 590-595
CC License:  CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India
ISSN: 0975-1041 (Online); 0019-5596 (Print)
Source:IJPAP Vol.49(09) [September 2011]

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