Interferometry with Metastable Rare Gas Atoms

  • T. Sleator
  • O. Carnal
  • A. Faulstich
  • J. Mlynek
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 282)


Matter wave interferometry is a well established field in physics. Interferometers with de Broglie waves have been demonstrated for electrons1 and neutrons,2 and recently also for atoms.3,4


Spontaneous Emission Fringe Pattern Atomic Beam Atom Interferometer Natural Linewidth 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Sleator
    • 1
  • O. Carnal
    • 1
  • A. Faulstich
    • 1
  • J. Mlynek
    • 1
  1. 1.Fakultät für PhysikUniversität KonstanzKonstanzGermany

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