Hyperfine Interactions

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Achieving sensitive, high-resolution laser spectroscopy at CRIS

  • R. P. de Groote
  • K. M. LynchEmail author
  • S. G. Wilkins
  • the CRIS collaboration
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  1. Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Application of Lasers and Storage Devices in Atomic Nuclei Research: “Recent Achievements and Future Prospects” (LASER 2016), Poznań, Poland, 16–19 May 2016


The Collinear Resonance Ionization Spectroscopy (CRIS) experiment, located at the ISOLDE facility, has recently performed high-resolution laser spectroscopy, with linewidths down to 20 MHz. In this article, we present the modifications to the beam line and the newly-installed laser systems that have made sensitive, high-resolution measurements possible. Highlights of recent experimental campaigns are presented.


CRIS ISOLDE Laser spectroscopy Resonance ionization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. P. de Groote
    • 1
  • K. M. Lynch
    • 2
    Email author
  • S. G. Wilkins
    • 3
  • the CRIS collaboration
  1. 1.KU LeuvenInstituut voor Kern- en StralingsfysicaLeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.ISOLDEEP Department, CERNGeneveSwitzerland
  3. 3.School of Physics and AstronomyThe University of ManchesterManchesterUK

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