Magnetic coherence resonance profiles in Na and K
Authors: Alzetta A., Cartaleva S., Gozzini S., Karaulanov T., Lucchesini A., Marinelli C., Moi L., Nasirov N., Sarova V., Vaseva K.
Autors Affiliation: CNR – IPCF, Area Ric, Via Moruzzi 1, I-56124 Pisa, Italy
Institute of Electronics, BAS, Sofia, Bulgaria;
INFM UdR Department of Physics, University of Siena;
Institute of Automation and Electrometry, Novosibirsk, Russia.
Abstract: Magnetic coherence resonance profiles, obtained at magnetic field B = 0 in Hanle configuration were examined for Na and K atoms in different cells: evacuated glass cells and buffered, coated and uncoated. At low laser power for all cells the shape of the resonances is Lorentzian. At power higher than about 100 mW/cm(2), some narrowing around the resonance peak is observed for the Na buffered cell, while for the vacuum one the resonance shape is even more complex. Theoretical explanation is proposed for the complex resonance shape evidenced in the vacuum cells. Large resonance contrast in the K absorption at B = 0 is observed, attributed to the low rate of hyperfine optical pumping in K. The detailed investigation of the resonance profiles and contrast is of very high importance for their application.
Journal/Review: PROCEEDINGS OF SPIE
Volume: 5830 Pages from: 181 to: 185
More Information: ISBN: 0-8194-5822-8KeyWords: Coherent population trapping; Optical pumping; Lineshape investigationDOI: 10.1117/12.617839Citations: 5data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2021-12-05References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here