Deflection of atoms through near-field-light slit

Kazuhiro Yamamoto, Kouki Totsuka, Haruhiko Ito

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We report experiments of deflecting Rb atoms with blue-detuned near-field light. The number of atoms increases by amount of 41 % at a horizontal displacement of 200 μm by the repulsive dipole force.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Quantum Electronics Conference 2005
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameIQEC, International Quantum Electronics Conference Proceedings

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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