TITLE

A vapor cell based on dispensers for laser spectroscopy

AUTHOR(S)
Bridge, E. M.; Millen, J.; Adams, C. S.; Jones, M. P. A.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan2009, Vol. 80 Issue 1, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We describe a simple strontium vapor cell for laser spectroscopy experiments. Strontium vapor is produced using an electrically heated commercial dispenser source. The sealed cell operates at room temperature, and without a buffer gas or vacuum pump. The cell was characterized using laser spectroscopy, and was found to offer stable and robust operation, with an estimated lifetime of >10 000 h. By changing the dispenser, this technique can be readily extended to other alkali and alkaline earth elements.
ACCESSION #
36425916

 

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