The Revival Structure of Rydberg Wave Packets Beyond the Revival Time

  • Robert Bluhm
  • V. Alan Kostelecký
Conference paper


When a Rydberg atom is excited by a short laser pulse, a state is created that has classical behavior for a limited titne [1].


Wave Packet Short Laser Pulse Rydberg Atom Full Revival Quantum Defect 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert Bluhm
    • 1
  • V. Alan Kostelecký
    • 2
  1. 1.Physics DepartmentColby CollegeWatervilleUSA
  2. 2.Physics DepartmentIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA

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