Virtual-real interference in a dense potassium vapor

V. O. Lorenz, D. S. Kim, S. T. Cundiff

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Abstract

We investigate the interference between virtual and real population amplitudes in a dense potassium vapor using transient four-wave mixing with shaped pulses. Results for the D1 line agree with theory, but D2 results behave anomalously.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2003
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)1557527490, 9781557527493
StatePublished - 2003
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2003 - Baltimore, United States
Duration: Jun 1 2003Jun 6 2003

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

Conference

ConferenceQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2003
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore
Period6/1/036/6/03

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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