Interspecies Thermalisation in an Ultracold Mixture of Cs and Yb

  • Alexander GuttridgeEmail author
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With suitable techniques developed and implemented for the cooling to degeneracy of Yb and Cs independently, we now begin to explore how to combine the two species in a common optical trapping potential. Confinement of the two species in the same trap enables the study of interspecies interactions and allows the evaluation of potential routes to double degeneracy in the mixture.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsDurham UniversityDurhamUK

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