Ultracold Atoms and Molecules Research

at the University of Washington

2014

Invited Talks

  • "Combining Ytterbium and Lithium for Ultracold Doublet-Sigma Molecules" Deep Gupta (20th November 2014), ARO MURI Review Meeting, Los Angeles, CA

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Alkali and Alkaline-earth-like Atoms" Deep Gupta (5th November 2014), AMO Seminar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL

  • "Strongly Interacting Regimes in the Lithium-Ytterbium System" Deep Gupta (12th May 2014), INT Workshop on Few-Body Physics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

  • "Controlling Interactions in a Yb Bose-Einstein Condensate Interferometer" Alan Jamison (23rd April 2014), Atomic Physics Seminar, MIT, Cambridge, MA

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Ytterbium and Lithium Atoms" Deep Gupta (14th April 2014), AMO Seminar, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

  • "Measuring the Yb Recoil Frequency with a BEC Interferometer" Alan Jamison (19th March 2014), AMO Seminar, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Contributed Conference Talks and Posters

  • "Field dependent studies of inelastic scattering properties in an ultracold mixture of lithium and metastable ytterbium" Ricky Roy et. al. (August 2014) Poster at ICAP, Washington DC

  • "Ytterbium Bose-Einstein condensate interferometer: current results and new construction" Ben Plotkin-Swing et. al. (August 2014) Poster at ICAP, Washington DC

  • "Collisional studies of an ultracold mixture of lithium and excited state ytterbium atoms" Will Dowd (6th June 2014) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Madison, WI

  • "Diffraction Phases and Atomic Interactions in a Bose-Einstein Condensate Interferometer" Alan Jamison (6th June 2014) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Madison, WI

  • "Construction of next generation Yb Bose-Einstein condensate interferometer" Ben Plotkin-Swing et. al. (3rd June 2014) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Madison, WI

  • "Field dependent studies of inelastic scattering properties in an ultracold mixture of lithium and metastable ytterbium" Ricky Roy et. al. (5th June 2014) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Madison, WI

  • "Combining Ultracold Quantum Gases of Ytterbium and Lithium Atoms" Ricky Roy (2nd May 2014) Talk at NW APS Conference, Seattle, WA

  • "Ytterbium Bose-Einstein condensate interferometer: current results and new construction" Ben Plotkin-Swing (3rd May 2014) Talk at NW APS Conference, Seattle, WA

  • "Ultracold Heteronuclear Mixture of Ground and Excited State Atoms" Will Dowd et. al. (2nd May 2014) Talk at NW APS Conference, Seattle, WA

Other Talks/Writeups/Internal Reports

2013

Invited Talks

  • "Combining Heteronuclear Ground and Excited State Atoms" Deep Gupta (21st November 2013), Joint ARO/AFOSR MURI Review Meeting, Arlington, VA

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Ytterbium and Lithium Atoms" Deep Gupta (22nd April 2013), 2013 Hangzhou Workshop on Quantum Matter, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Ytterbium and Lithium Atoms: Towards Ultracold Paramagnetic Polar Molecules" Deep Gupta (15th March 2013), New Science with Ultracold Molecules Conference, Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics, U.C. Santa Barbara, CA

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Ytterbium and Lithium Atoms" Deep Gupta (Feb 2013), MIT/Harvard CUA Seminar, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Ytterbium and Lithium Atoms" Deep Gupta (Feb 2013), AMO Seminar, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY

Contributed Conference Talks and Posters

  • "Ultracold Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" Will Dowd et. al. (June 2013) Poster at Atomic Physics Gordon Conference, Salve Regina University, Newport, RI

  • "Ultracold Mixture of Lithium and Metastable Ytterbium Atoms" Alex Khramov (5th June 2013) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Quebec City, Canada

  • "High-Precision Measurements with a Yb Bose-Einstein Condensate Interferometer" Alan Jamison (6th June 2013) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Quebec City, Canada

  • "Yb Bose-Einstein condensate Interferometer for h/m and alpha" Ben Plotkin-Swing et. al. (6th June 2013) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Quebec City, Canada

  • "Ultracold Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium" Anders Hansen et. al. (6th June 2013) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Quebec City, Canada

Other Talks/Writeups/Internal Reports

  • Talk by Alex Khramov at the University of Washington Career Development Organization (CDO) Networking Day (14th November 2013)

  • Development of a Zeeman Slower by Dan Gochnauer (Millersville University) REU Student, 2013

  • "Cooling Atoms with Blinding Hot Light" General Public Talk by Alan Jamison at Town Hall, Seattle (7th May 2013)

  • Presentation and lab tours by Alan Jamison for ARCS visit (12th March 2013)

2012

Invited Talks

  • "Ultracold Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium" Anders Hansen (Nov 2012), Seminar, Willamette University, Salem, OR

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Ytterbium and Lithium Atoms" Deep Gupta (Oct 2012), 5th International Workshop on Group II Atoms, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Tokyo, Japan

  • "Resonant interactions in the lithium-ytterbium system" Alex Khramov (Oct 2012), AMO talk, University of British Columbia, Canada

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Alkali and Alkaline-Earth-Like Atoms" Deep Gupta (Oct 2012), AMO Seminar, University of California, Berkeley, CA

  • "Combining Ultracold Atoms: Quantum Mixtures and Towards Polar Molecules" Deep Gupta (Sep 2012), Physics Colloquium, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

  • "Combining Ultracold Atoms: Quantum Mixtures and Towards Polar Molecules" Deep Gupta (Sep 2012), Physics Colloquium, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

  • "Quantum Mixtures and Polar Molecules from Mismatched Ultracold Atoms" Deep Gupta (Feb 2012), AMO Seminar, University of Chicago, IL

  • "Quantum Mixtures and Polar Molecules from Mismatched Ultracold Atoms" Deep Gupta (Feb 2012), AMO Seminar, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Contributed Conference Talks and Posters

  • "Combining Lithium and Ytterbium: Quantum Mixtures and Towards Paramagnetic Polar Molecules" (Oct 2012) Poster at Ultracold Molecules MURI meeting, MIT, Cambridge, MA.

  • "Dynamics of Feshbach molecules in an ultracold three-component mixture" Alex Khramov (Oct 2012) Talk at NW APS Conference, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada

  • "Atom Interferometry with Bose-Einstein condensates to measure alpha" Ben Plotkin-Swing (Oct 2012) Talk at NW APS Conference, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada

  • "Interferometry with Bose-Einstein condensates toward a sub-ppb measurement of alpha" (July 2012) Poster at ICAP Conference, Palaiseau, France

  • Quantum Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium (July 2012) Poster at ICAP Conference, Palaiseau, France

  • "Dynamics of Feshbach molecules in an ultracold three-component mixture" William Dowd (June 2012) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Anaheim, CA

  • "Atom interferometry with Bose-Einstein condensates to measure alpha" Alan Jamison (June 2012) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Anaheim, CA

  • "Towards a sub-ppb measurement of alpha: Interferometry with Bose-Einstein condensates" (June 2012) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Anaheim, CA

  • Quantum Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms (June 2012) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Anaheim, CA

Other Talks/Writeups/Internal Reports

  • Talks by Ben Plotkin-Swing, Anders Hansen and Alex Khramov at the University of Washington Career Development Organization (CDO) Networking Day (October 2012)

  • Invited presentation by Alan Jamison on Bose-Einstein condensates in Phys 328, Intro to Statistical Mechanics (April 2012)

  • Invited presentation by Anders Hansen in LSST lunch talk series (March 2012)

2011

Invited Talks

  • "Quantum Degenerate Mixture of Highly Mismatched Atoms" Deep Gupta (Sep 2011) Complex Quantum Systems Seminar, University of Texas at Austin

  • "Quantum Degenerate Mixture of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" Deep Gupta (May 2011) Talk at Fermion Workshop at the UW Institute for Nuclear Theory

Contributed Conference Talks and Posters

  • "Atomic Interaction Effects in Precision Atom Interferometry Using Bose-Einstein Condensates" Alan Jamison (July 2011) Talk at Waves Conference, Vancouver BC

  • Atomic Interaction Effects in Precision Atom Interferometry Using Bose-Einstein Condensates (July 2011) Poster at Atomic Physics Gordon Conference

  • Quantum Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms (July 2011) Poster at Atomic Physics Gordon Conference

  • "Atomic Interaction Effects in Precision Atom Interferometry Using Bose-Einstein Condensates" Alan Jamison (June 2011) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Atlanta, GA

  • "Sympathetic Cooling and Degeneracy in Alkali and Spin-Singlet Atoms" Anders Hansen (June 2011) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Atlanta, GA

  • "Ultracold Interactions between Li Feshbach molecules and Yb atoms" Alex Khramov (June 2011) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Atlanta, GA

  • "Quantum Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" (June 2011) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Atlanta, GA

Other Talks/Writeups/Internal Reports

2010

Invited Talks

  • "Ultracold Atoms, Mixtures, and Molecules" Deep Gupta (Oct 2010) Invited Talk at the NorthWest Section of APS Conference, Walla Walla, WA

Contributed Conference Talks and Posters

  • "Simultaneous Optical Trapping of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" Vlad Ivanov (May 2010) Talk at DAMOP Conference, Houston, TX

  • Ultracold Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms (May 2010) Poster at DAMOP Conference, Atlanta, GA

  • BEC Interferometry poster (May 2010) DAMOP Conference, Houston, TX

  • "Simultaneous Optical Trapping of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" Alex Khramov (March 2010) Talk at APS March Meeting, Portland, OR

  • "Ultracold Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" (March 2010) Poster at APS March Meeting, Portland, OR

  • "Precision Atom Interferometry with Bose-Eintein Condensates" (March 2010) Poster at APS March Meeting, Portland, OR

Other Talks/Writeups/Internal Reports

2009

Invited Talks

  • "From Ultracold Atoms to Ultracold Mixtures and Polar Molecules" Deep Gupta (Dec 2009) AMO Seminar, University of Bristish Columbia, Canada

  • "Cavity QED and Polar Molecules with Ultracold Atoms" Deep Gupta (May 2009) Seminar at Oregon Center for Optics, University of Oregon, Eugene

Contributed Conference Talks and Posters

  • "Towards Polar Molecules from Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" (July 2009) Poster at Atomic Physics Gordon Conference, Tilton, NH

  • "Towards Polar Molecules from Mixtures of Lithium and Ytterbium Atoms" (July 2009) Poster at DAMOP Conference, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Other Talks/Writeups/Internal Reports

2008

Invited Talks

  • "Ultracold Atoms and Quantum Gases" Deep Gupta (Oct 2008) Invited Talk at the Washington Section of AAPT Meeting, Bellevue, WA

Contributed Conference Talks and Posters

  • Squint 2008 (Seattle, WA) Poster

Other Talks/Writeups/Internal Reports

2007

Invited Talks

  • "Cavity QED with Trapped Ultracold Atoms" Deep Gupta (Oct 2007) Physics Colloquium at Washington State University, Pullman
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