Hyperfine Interactions

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Laser spectroscopy for QED tests in highly charged ions

  • Wilfried Nörtershäuser


An overview on laser spectroscopic work on highly charged ions (HCI) currently performed or in preparation at GSI is given. This includes laser spectroscopy on HCI in ion traps at the HITRAP facility and at the experimental storage ring (ESR).


Laser spectroscopy Highly charged ions QED Strong fields 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für KernchemieJohannes Gutenberg-Universität MainzMainzGermany

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