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Ultracold Atoms in Optical LatticesSimulating quantum many-body systems$
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Maciej Lewenstein, Anna Sanpera, and Verònica Ahufinger

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199573127

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2013

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573127.001.0001

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Detection of quantum systems realized with ultracold atoms

Detection of quantum systems realized with ultracold atoms

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(p.412) 14 Detection of quantum systems realized with ultracold atoms
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Ultracold Atoms in Optical Lattices
Author(s):

Maciej Lewenstein

Anna Sanpera

Verònica Ahufinger

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573127.003.0014

This chapter is devoted to various detection methods that can be used for ultracold atoms, with emphasis on those which cannot be realised in condensed matter systems. It starts by discussing time of flight methods that allow measurement of first order correlations, and then explains time of flight methods and noise correlations, which allow for the determining of higher order correlations. Bragg Spectroscopy and optical Bragg diffraction are then presented. Finally, the chapter discusses the methods exclusive for ultracold atoms: single atom detectors and quantum polarization spectroscopy.

Keywords:   time of flight, correlation functions, quantum noise spectroscopy, Bragg spectroscopy, optical Bragg diffraction, Single atom detection, quantum polarization spectroscopy

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