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The European Physical Journal Special Topics

, Volume 151, Issue 1, pp 51–57 | Cite as

Coherent backscattering of light from saturated atoms

  • V. ShatokhinEmail author
  • T. Wellens
  • C. A. Müller
  • A. Buchleitner
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Abstract.

We survey recent progress achieved in understanding the impact of inelastic processes on coherent backscattering of light from cold atoms that are saturated by a powerful laser field.

Keywords

European Physical Journal Special Topic Enhancement Factor Cold Atom Coherent Backscattering Dispersive Resonance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Shatokhin
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • T. Wellens
    • 3
  • C. A. Müller
    • 4
  • A. Buchleitner
    • 2
  1. 1.B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics, National Academy of SciencesMinskBelarus
  2. 2.Max-Planck-Institut für Physik komplexer SystemeDresdenGermany
  3. 3.Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität Erlangen-NürnbergErlangenGermany
  4. 4.Physikalisches Institut, Universität BayreuthBayreuthGermany

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