Skip navigation
Skip navigation

First-principles quantum simulations of dissociation of molecular condensates:Atom correlations in momentum space

Savage, Craig; Schewenn, P.E; Kheruntsyan, Karen V

Description

We investigate the quantum many-body dynamics of dissociation of a Bose-Einstein condensate of molecular dimers into pairs of constituent bosonic atoms and analyze the resulting atom-atom correlations. The quantum fields of both the molecules and atoms are simulated from first principles in three dimensions using the positive- P representation method. This allows us to provide an exact treatment of the molecular field depletion and s -wave scattering interactions between the particles, as well...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/21695
Source: Physical Review A: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.74.033620

Download

There are no files associated with this item.


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  23 August 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator