Multiple Bifurcations in atom optics

Hensinger, W K, Upcroft, B, Holmes, C A, Heckenberg, N R, Milburn, G J and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H (2001) Multiple Bifurcations in atom optics. Physical Review A, 64 (6). 063408. ISSN 1050-2947

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Abstract

We report the observation of multiple bifurcations in a nonlinear Hamiltionian system: laser-cooled atoms in a standing wave with single-frequency intensity modulation. We provide clear evidence of the occurrence of bifurcations by analyzing the atomic momentum distributions.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Rubinsztein-Dunlop
Schools and Departments: School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences > Physics and Astronomy
Depositing User: Winfried Hensinger
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 19:43
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2017 06:17
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/21858

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