Experiments on Rydberg Wave Packets

  • L. D. Noordam
  • A. ten Wolde
  • H. B. van Linden van den Heuvell
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 327)

Abstract

Under the influence of the development of lasers producing tunable ultra-short pulses, there has been an increased interest in the behavior of electronic wave packets during the last few years. An extensive overview of the field, with an emphasis on the theory, has been given in two theoretical papers12. The central theme of the present paper is the experimental observation of atomic electron wave packets.

Keywords

Manifold Lithium Helium Coherence Barium 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. D. Noordam
    • 1
  • A. ten Wolde
    • 2
  • H. B. van Linden van den Heuvell
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.FOM-Institute for Atomic and Molecular PhysicsAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Shell ResearchAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Van der Waals-Zeeman LaboratoriumUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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