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Laser spectroscopy of highly excited hydrogen atoms in electric and magnetic fields

  • H. Rottke
  • A. Holle
  • Karl H. Welge
Invited Lectures Part III: Laser Spectroscopy
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 229)

Abstract

The first part of the paper provides a review of systematic studies carried out in our laboratory on the Stark effect of highly excited H-atoms around the ionization threshold. Excitation is performed from individual Stark sublevels in the H(n = 2) state with π and O polarized laser radiation, resulting in eight essentially different ionization spectra. The experimental results fully agree with theory.

Keywords

Ionization Cross Section Rydberg State Stark Effect Ionization Threshold Total Ionization Cross Section 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Rottke
    • 1
  • A. Holle
    • 1
  • Karl H. Welge
    • 1
  1. 1.Fakultät f. PhysikUniversität BielefeldBielefeld 1Germany

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