Magnetic Bottles as Implemented in Penning Traps

  • Manuel Vogel
Part of the Springer Series on Atomic, Optical, and Plasma Physics book series (SSAOPP, volume 100)


This chapter takes a look at the effects and possible implementations of specific magnetic field geometries, mainly of so-called ‘magnetic bottles’ which are a key ingredient to the application of the continuous Stern-Gerlach effect in Penning traps.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion ResearchDarmstadtGermany

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