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JQI at DAMOP 2013

Notable presentations to be made at Quebec meeting

The meeting of the American Physical Society’s Division of Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics (DAMOP) will take place in Quebec June 3-7, 2013. The following is a summary of the presentations being made by scientists of the Joint Quantum Institute (*).

Please take note of session H7 is devoted to the DAMOP Thesis Prize. Karina Jimenez-Garcia, who did her thesis work at JQI with Ian Spielman and is now a postdoc at the University of Chicago: http://meeting.aps.org/Meeting/DAMOP13/Event/194287. JQI’s Michael Foss-Feig is also one of the contenders: http://meeting.aps.org/Meeting/DAMOP13/Event/194288. He did his thesis work at JILA with Ana Maria Rey. Interestingly, Ana Maria Rey received the thesis prize for her doctoral work, done at UMD. Both Foss-Feig and Jimenez-Garcia will give invited papers.

Abstract: B3.00003 :Spinor dynamics in a 23Na spin-1 thermal Bose gas,  H.K. Pechkis, J. Wrubel, A. Schwettmann, P.F. Griffin, R. Barnett,  E. Tiesinga, P.D. Lett

Abstract: B3.00004: Signature of effective three-body interactions on the dynamics of spin-1 atoms in an optical lattice, Eite Tiesinga, Khan W. Mahmud

Abstract: B4.00010: Autler-Townes Spectroscopy and Electromagnetically Induced Transparency in a Superconducting Qubit  J.E. Robinson, S. Novikov,  Z.K. Keane, B. Suri, F.C. Wellstood, B.S. Palmer  B. Suri,  F.C. Wellstood, B.S. Palmer,

Abstract: C1.00001: Studies of a toroidal superfluid Bose-Einstein condensate with a weak link, S. Eckel, J.G. Lee, F. Jendrzejewski, A. Kumar, K.C Wright, W.D. Phillips, C.J. Lobb, G.K. Campbell

Abstract: C1.00002: Stirring a ring Bose-Einstein condensate: vortices and overall circulation, Noel Murray (Georgia Southern University) , Mark Edwards (Georgia Southern University), Charles W. Clark (Joint Quantum Institute)

Abstract: C3.00001 : A direct measurement of Zitterbewegung in a BEC  Lindsay LeBlanc, Matthew Beeler (JQI),  Karina Jimenez-Garcia (James Frank Institute, Department of Physics, University of Chicago), Abigail Perry, Seiji Sugawa, Ross Williams, Ian Spielman  (JQI)

Abstract: C3.00005 : Exotic Quantum Spin Models in Spin-Orbit-Coupled Mott Insulators   Juraj Radic (University of Maryland, College Park), Andrea Di Ciolo  (University of Maryland, College Park and Georgetown University), Kai Sun    (University of Maryland, College Park and University of Michigan, Ann Arbor),Victor Galitski (University of Maryland, College Park)

Abstract: C3.00006 : Bosons with Synthetic Rashba Spin-Orbit Coupling at Finite Power   Brandon Anderson and Charles Clark

Abstract: C7.00002 : Unveiling the critical role of phase in optimal control pulses  H.U. Jang, J. Lee, G.-Y. Chen, W.T. Hill, III

Abstract: D1.00053 : Quantum interface between DC-SQUID and trapped ion Dvir Kafri,  Prabin Adhikari, Jacob Taylor

Abstract: D1.00070: Progress towards the creation of an ultracold RbYb mixture, Varun Vaidya, Creston Herold, Xiao Li, Jiraphat Tiamsuphat, Steven Rolston, Trey Porto

Abstract: D1.00079: Decoherence of spin oscillations in an ultracold F=1 sodium gas, Arne Schwettmann, Hyewon Pechkis, Jonathan Wrubel, Ryan Barnett, Eite Tiesinga, Paul Lett

Abstract: D1.00083: Multichannel study on three-body physics near Feshbach resonances, Yujun Wang, Paul S. Julienne

Abstract: D1.00085: Controlling the group velocity of colliding atomic Bose-Einstein condensates with Feshbach resonances, Ranchu Mathew, Eite Tiesinga

Abstract: D1.00136 : Relativistic many-body calculation of energies, lifetimes, polarizabilities, and hyperpolarizabilities in Li-like Be+  Marianna S. Safronova (University of Delaware and JQI) and Ulyana Safronova  (University of Nevada, Reno)

Abstract: G7.00003: Optimized pulse shaping for trapped ion quantum computing, T. Andrew Manning, Shantanu Debnath, Taeyoung Choi, Caroline Figgatt, Chris Monroe

Abstract: G7.00005: Ultrafast Spin-Motion Entanglement and Interferometry with a Single Atom, Jonathan Mizrahi, Brian Neyenhuis, Kale Johnson, Chris Monroe

Abstract: H1.00005: Synthetic gauge fields in synthetic dimensions, Gediminas Juzeliunas (Vilnius University, Lithuania) , Julius Ruseckas (Vilnius University, Lithuania) , Ian Spielman (Joint Quantum Institute, NIST, USA) , Alessio Celi (Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain) , Pietro Massignan (Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain) , Maciej Lewenstein (Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain)

Abstract: H1.00007 : Universal Impurity-Induced Bound State in Topological Superfluids  Lei Jiang (Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland and National Institute of Standards and Technology), Hui Hu, Xia-Ji Liu (Centre for Atom Optics and Ultrafast Spectroscopy, Swinburne University of Technology), Han Pu (Department of Physics and Astronomy, and Rice Quantum Institute, Rice University), Yan Chen (Department of Physics, State Key Laboratory of Surface Physics and Laboratory of Advanced Materials, Fudan University)

Abstract: H3.00007: Long-range spatial correlations in a driven-dissipative system of Rydberg atoms, Anzi Hu, Tony Lee, Charles Clark

Abstract: H4.00004 : 7P1/2 hyperfine splitting in 206,207,209,213Fr and the hyperfine anomaly  J. Zhang, L.A. Orozco (JQI, Physics, University of Maryland and NIST, College Park, 20742, USA), R. Collister, G. Gwinner (Physics, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, Canada), M. Tandecki, J.A. Behr, M.R. Pearson (TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, V6T2A3, Canada), E. Gomez (Instituto de Fisica, UASLP, San Luis Potosi, 78290, Mexico),  S. Aubin  (Physics, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23197, USA.)

Abstract: H4.00005 : Isotope shift measurements on the D1 line in francium isotopes at TRIUMF  R. Collister, M. Tandecki, G. Gwinner, (University of Manitoba), J.A. Behr, M.R. Pearson (TRIUMF), E. Gomez (Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi), S. Aubin (College of William and Mary), J. Zhang, L.A. Orozco (University of Maryland)

INVITED Abstract: H7.00004: Quantum simulation of many-body physics with neutral atoms, molecules, and ions Michael Foss-Feig

Abstract: J2.00007: Observation of photonic edge states in Silicon,  Mohammad Hafezi Jingyun Fan, Sunil Mittal. Alan Migdall, Jacob Taylor

Abstract: J4.00004 : Highly-charged ions for atomic clocks, cosmology, and quantum information  Marianna Safronova  (University of Delaware and JQI), V.A. Dzuba, V.V. Flambaum (UNSW, Australia), M.G. Kozlov (UNSW, Australia and PNPI, Russia)

Abstract: J4.00005: Precision Measurement of Transition Matrix Elements via Light Shift Cancellation, Creston Herold, Varun Vaidya, Xiao Li, Steven Rolston, Trey Porto, Marianna Safronova

Abstract: K1.00009 : Commissioning of the Francium Trapping Facility at TRIUMF   M. Tandecki, J.A. Behr,  M.R. Pearson (TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC, V6T 2A3, Canada), S. Aubin (College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23197, USA), R. Collister,  G. Gwinner (Physics, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2, Canada), E. Gomez (Instituto de Fisica, UASLP, San Luis Potosi 78290, Mexico), L. Orozco, J. Zhang (JQI, Physics, UMD and NIST, College Park, MD 20742, USA)

Abstract: K1.00010 : Trapping Cold Neutral Atoms with a Nanofiber for a Hybrid Quantum System, J. Lee, J.A. Grover, J.E. Hoffman,  S. Ravets, J. Hertzberg, K.D. Voigt, A. Choudhary, U. Chukwu,  P. Kordell,  M. Hafezi,  J.M. Taylor, J.R. Anderson,  C.J. Lobb,  L.A. Orozco, S.L. Rolston,  F.C. Wellstood

Abstract: K1.00043 : Experiments with Superfluid Atom Circuits  Avinash Kumar, Jeffery Lee, Stephen Eckel, Fred Jendrzejewski, Christopher Lobb, William Phillips, Gretchen Campbell (JQI, University of Maryland \& NIST)

Abstract: K1.00066 : Magic wavelengths for optical cooling and trapping of potassium   M.S. Safronova (University of Delaware and JQI), Ulyana Safronova (University of Nevada, Reno), Charles W. Clark  (JQI, NIST and the University of Maryland)

Abstract: K1.00072: Bound States of the Spin-Orbit Coupled Ultra-Cold Atoms, Rytis Jursenas, Julius Ruseckas, Gediminas Juzeliunas (Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy of Vilnius University, A. Gostauto 12, LT01108, Vilnius, Lithuania) , Ian Spielman (Joint Quantum Institute, National Institute of Standards and Technology, and University of Maryland, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA)

Abstract: M1.00002 : Far-from-equilibrium dynamics of spin models describing ultracold molecules and ions  Kaden Hazzard (JILA/NIST Boulder), Salvatore Manmana (Goettingen), Michael Foss-Feig (JQI, U. Maryland), John Bollinger (NIST Boulder), Ana Maria Rey (JILA/NIST Boulder)

Abstract: M1.00008: Matter-field quadrature interferometry for nonequilibrium ultracold atoms in optical lattices, Philip Johnson (American University) Eite Tiesinga (Joint Quantum Institute of NIST and University of Maryland)

Abstract: M3.00005 : Stability Spectroscopy of Rotons in a Dipolar Bose GasJohn Corson, Ryan Wilson, John Bohn

Abstract: M3.00006 : Pattern Formation in Dipolar Bose Mixtures, Ryan Wilson (JQI, NIST and University of Maryland), Christopher Ticknor  (Los Alamos National Laboratory),  John Bohn (JILA, NIST and University of Colorado), Eddy Timmermans (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Abstract: M4.00001: Capacitor-resisitor neutral-atom circuits with Bose-Einstein condensates, Mark Edwards, Noel Murray (Georgia Southern University) , Charles W. Clark (Joint Quantum Institute)

Abstract: N2.00001: Formation and decay of Bose Einstein condensates in an excited band of a double-well optical lattice, Saurabh Paul , Eite Tiesinga

Abstract: N5.00004: Optimizing Adiabaticity in a Trapped-Ion Quantum Simulator, Phil Richerme, Crystal Senko, Simcha Korenblit, Jacob Smith, Aaron Lee, Christopher Monroe

Abstract: N6.00001 : Control of conditional quantum beats in cavity QED Andres Cimmarusti (JQI, Dept. of Physics, UMD and NIST, USA),Wanderson Pimenta (JQI, Dept. of Physics, UMD and NIST, USA; Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil), Burkley Patterson (JQI, Dept. of Physics, UMD and NIST, USA), Luis Orozco (JQI, Dept. of Physics, UMD and NIST, USA), Pablo Barberis-Blostein (IIMAS, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico), Howard Carmichael (Dept. of Physics, University of Auckland, New Zealand)

Abstract: N6.00007 : Efficient Guidance of Higher Order Modes in Subwavelength Optical Nanofiber Waveguides  J.E. Hoffman (JQI, Physics, UMD and NIST), S. Ravets (Laboratoire Charles Fabry, Institut d'Optique, Palaiseau, France), P. Kordell (JQI, Physics, UMD and NIST, College Park, MD 20742), L.A. Orozco (JQI, Physics, UMD and NIST, College Park, MD 20742), S.L. Rolston (JQI, Physics, UMD and NIST, College Park, MD 20742), G. Beadie  (Naval Research Laboratory, Washington DC, USA), F. Fatemi (Naval Research Laboratory, Washington DC, USA)

Abstract: P2.00002: Ultrafast entanglement of trapped ions, Brian Neyenhuis, Jonathan Mizrahi, Kale Johnson, Christopher Monroe

Abstract: P3.00007 : A Magneto-Optical Trap for Diatomic Molecules  Mark Yeo (JILA, University of Colorado, Boulder), Matthew Hummon (JILA, University of Colorado, Boulder), Alejandra Collopy (JILA, University of Colorado, Boulder), Benjamin Stuhl (Joint Quantum Institute, NIST and University of Maryland), Boerge Hemmerling (Harvard University) , Garrett Drayna (Harvard University), Eunmi Chae (Harvard University), Aakash Ravi (Harvard University), Hsin-I Lu (Harvard University), John Doyle (Harvard University),  Jun Ye (JILA, University of Colorado, Boulder)

Abstract: Q1.00019: Towards Quantum Simulations Using a Chip Ion Trap, Chenglin Cao, Ken Wright, Daniel Brennan, Geoffrey Ji, Christopher Monroe

Abstract: Q1.00046 : Superfluid Atom Circuits  Jeffrey Lee, Avinash Kumar, Stephen Eckel, Fred Jendrzejewski, William Phillips, Gretchen Campbell, Christopher Lobb, Wendell Hill, III

Abstract: Q1.00060: Collapse and Revival for Double-Well Superlattices, Lei Jiang, Eite Tiesinga, Philip Johnson

Abstract: Q1.00068: Progress towards a degenerate gas of strontium, D.S. Barker, B.J. Reschovsky, J.A. Pechkis, N.C. Pisenti, G.K. Campbell

Abstract: Q1.00105 : Development of the relativistic all-order method for the calculation of isotope shifts  Z. Zuhrianda (University of Delaware), M.S. Safronova (University of Delaware and JQI)

INVITED Abstract: T1.00004: Quantum Simulation of Frustrated Magnetism with Many Trapped Ions, Crystal Senko

Abstract: T4.00006 : Coherent Backscattering of Ultracold Atoms  Fred Jendrzejewski (LCFIO/JQI), Kilian Mueller (LCFIO), Thomas Plisson (LCFIO/LHPS), Jeremie Richard (LCFIO), Philippe Bouyer (LP2N), Alain Aspect (LCFIO), Vincent Josse (LCFIO)

Abstract: T5.00005: High Speed Heralded Entanglement of Remote Trapped Ion Qubits, David Hucul, Susan Clark, Ismail Volkan Inlek, Christopher Monroe

Abstract: T7.00004 : Ytterbium in quantum gases and atomic clocks: van der Waals interactions and blackbody shifts  Sergey Porsev, Marianna Safronova (University of Delaware), Charles Clark  (NIST and the University of Maryland)

Abstract: U2.00008: Sub-Doppler Cooling of Neutral Atoms in a Grating Magneto-Optical Trap, J.A. Grover, J. Lee, L.A. Orozco, S.L. Rolston

Abstract: U2.00009 : Integrated Optical Dipole Trap for Cold Neutral Atoms with an Optical Waveguide Coupler  J. Lee (JQI/UMD), D.H. Park, S. Mittal, Y. Meng, M. Dagenais (ECE/UMD), S.L. Rolston (JQI/UMD)

Abstract: U7.00008 : Three-body parameter for ultracold atoms  Yujun Wang and Paul S. Julienne

(*)The Joint Quantum Institute is operated jointly by the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg, MD and the University of Maryland in College Park.

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