Measurement of the mean-field interaction in a strongly-interacting Fermi gas

S. L. Hemmer, Kenneth O'Hara, M. E. Gehm, J. E. Thomas

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Abstract

We release a strongly-interacting, two-component Fermi gas from an optical trap. From the release energy, we determine an important, universal many-body parameter: the ratio of the mean-field energy to the local Fermi energy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2003
EventTrends in Optics and Photonics Series: Quantum electronics and Laser Science (QELS) - Baltimore, MD., United States
Duration: Jun 1 2003Jun 6 2003

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OtherTrends in Optics and Photonics Series: Quantum electronics and Laser Science (QELS)
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD.
Period6/1/036/6/03

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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Hemmer, S. L., O'Hara, K., Gehm, M. E., & Thomas, J. E. (2003). Measurement of the mean-field interaction in a strongly-interacting Fermi gas. Paper presented at Trends in Optics and Photonics Series: Quantum electronics and Laser Science (QELS), Baltimore, MD., United States.