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Foundations of Physics

, Volume 28, Issue 4, pp 621–638 | Cite as

Observation of V-Type Electromagnetically Induced Transparency in a Sodium Atomic Beam

  • George R. Welch
  • G. G. Padmabandu
  • Edward S. Fry
  • Mikhail D. Lukin
  • Dmitri E. Nikonov
  • Frank Sander
  • Marlan O. Scully
  • Antoin Weis
  • Frank K. Tittel
Article

Abstract

We have conducted an experimental study of V-type electromagnetically induced transparency in sodium. Its principles are elucidated by a simple model. Measurements show decreased fluorescence and absorption depending on the detuning of the driving and probe fields, which is in agreement with the results of numerical simulation.

Keywords

Sodium Experimental Study Simple Model Probe Field Atomic Beam 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George R. Welch
  • G. G. Padmabandu
  • Edward S. Fry
  • Mikhail D. Lukin
  • Dmitri E. Nikonov
  • Frank Sander
  • Marlan O. Scully
  • Antoin Weis
  • Frank K. Tittel

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