An optical conveyor belt for single neutral atoms
Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 73, 819–824 (2001)
Using optical dipole forces we have realized controlled transport of a single or any desired small number of neutral atoms over a …
Deterministic delivery of a single atom
Science 293, 278–280 (2001)
We report the realization of a deterministic source of single atoms. A standing-wave dipole trap is Loaded with one or any desired …