Ponderomotive Optical Lattice Trap for Rydberg Atoms

Georg Raithel lab, University of Michigan

Participating Students: Alisher Duspayev, Ryan Cardman

Graduated Students: Jamie MacLennan, Yun-Jhih Chen, Kaitlin Moore, Andira Ramos

(Illustration credit: Kelly Younge)



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This work is supported by the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy.


A cloud of atoms from our magneto-optical trap distorted into the shape of a Michigan 'M'.