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Reducing decoherence in optical and spin transitions in rare-earth-metal-ion-doped materials

McAuslan, D.L; Bartholomew, John; Sellars, Matthew; Longdell, Jevon Joseph

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In many important situations, the dominant dephasing mechanism in cryogenic rare-earth-metal-ion-doped systems is due to magnetic field fluctuations from spins in the host crystal. Operating at a magnetic field where a transition has a zero first-order Zeeman (ZEFOZ) shift can greatly reduce this dephasing. Here we identify the location of transitions with a zero first-order Zeeman shift for optical transitions in Pr3+:YAG and for spin transitions in Er3+:Y2SiO5. The long coherence times that...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/67747
Source: Physical Review A: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.85.032339

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