Zeitschrift für Physik B Condensed Matter

, Volume 98, Issue 3, pp 371–376 | Cite as

Pressure shift of atomic resonance lines in liquid and solid helium

  • S. Kanorsky
  • A. Weis
  • M. Arndt
  • R. Dziewior
  • T. W. Hänsch
Spectroscopy of Ions and Atoms in Superfluid Helium

Abstract

We show that for atoms trapped in a liquid He matrix the excitation and emission spectra can be quantitatively described by the bubble model which treats the matrix as an incompressible continuous medium. Comparison with experimental results shows that the model also holds for a solid matrix. The model is only valid in the case where the attractive He−He interaction dominates the attractive part of the foreign atom-helium interaction. Its failure in the case of implanted Na atoms is discussed.

PACS

67.80 32.80 P 32.70.J 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Kinoshita, T., Takahashi, Y., Yabuzaki T: Phys. Rev. B49, 3648 (1994)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Weis A., Kanorsky S., Arndt M., Hänsch T.W.: Z. Phys. B (accepted for publication)Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Hiroike K., Kestner N.R., Rice S.A., Jortner J.: J. Chem. Phys.43, 2625 (1965)Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Himbert M., Lezama A., Dupont-Roc J.: J. Phys.46, 2009 (1985) Lezama A., Thése de 3e cycle, Université P. et M. Curie (Paris VI), 1981 (Unpublished)Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Bauer H., Beau M., Friedl B., Marchand C., Miltner K., Reyher H.J.: Phys. Lett. A146, 134 (1990)Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Hickman A.P., Steets W., Lane N.F.: Phys. Rev. B12, 3705 (1975)Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Czuhaj E.: (Private communication)Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Pascale J.: Phys. Rev. A28, 632 (1983)Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    Anderson P.W.: Phys. Rev.86, 809 (1952)Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Kanorsky S.I., Arndt M., Dziewior R., Weis A., Hänsch T.W.: Phys. Rev. B50, 6296 (1994)Google Scholar
  11. 11.
    Grimes C.C., Adams G.: Phys. Rev.B41, 6366 (1990); B45, 2305 (1992)Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    See Kinoshita T., et al.: Z. Phys. B (accepted for publication)Google Scholar
  13. 13.
    Takahashi Y., Sano K., Kinoshita T., Yabuzaki T.: Phys. Rev. Lett.71, 1035 (1993)Google Scholar
  14. 14.
    Aziz R.A., Slaman M.J.: J Chem. Phys.94, 8047 (1991)Google Scholar
  15. 15.
    Dupont-Roc J.: Z. Phys. B (accepted for publication)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Kanorsky
    • 1
  • A. Weis
    • 1
  • M. Arndt
    • 1
  • R. Dziewior
    • 1
  • T. W. Hänsch
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck Institut für QuantenoptikGarchingGermany
  2. 2.Lebedev Physical InstituteMoscowRussia

Personalised recommendations