, University of Amsterdam
[Host: Paul Fendley]
We discuss states of matter that arise when ultra-cold, Bose-condensed atoms are made to rotate. For not-too-high rotation, triangular
vortex lattices have been observed. We discuss
the nature of similar lattices for the case of
bosons with 2 or 3 degenerate components. We also
discuss the atomic quantum Hall states that are
expected to form after a quantum melting of the
vortex lattice at ultra-high rotation, and
present experimental signaturesof such states.
Atomic Physics Seminar
Monday, January 24, 2005
Physics Building, Room 204
Note special room.
Joint Seminar - Atomic/Condensed Matter
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