Dr. Shannon Whitlock

Physikalisches Institut
Universität Heidelberg
Im Neuenheimerfeld 226
69120  Heidelberg
Germany

Phone   +49-(0)6221-54-19474
Fax       +49-(0)6221-54-19545




Exotic Quantum Matter group page

Publications by Shannon Whitlock

2016 V. Gavryusev, A. Signoles, M. Ferreira-Cao, G. Zürn, C. S. Hofmann, G. Günter, H. Schempp, M. Robert-de-Saint-Vincent, S. Whitlock, M. Weidemüller, Density matrix reconstruction of three-level atoms via Rydberg electromagnetically induced transparency, Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 49, 164002 (2016) [pdf]

2015 H. Schempp, G. Günter, S. Wüster, M. Weidemüller, S. Whitlock, Correlated Exciton Transport in Rydberg-Dressed-Atom Spin Chains, Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 093002 (2015) [pdf]

2014 H. Schempp, G. Günter, M. Robert-de-Saint-Vincent, C. S. Hofmann, D. Breyel, A. Komnik, D. W. Schönleber, M. Gärttner, J. Evers, S. Whitlock, M. Weidemüller, Full Counting Statistics of Laser Excited Rydberg Aggregates in a One-Dimensional Geometry, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 013002 (2014)

C. S. Hofmann, G. Günter, H. Schempp, N. M. L. Müller, A. Faber, H. Busche, M. Robert-de-Saint-Vincent, S. Whitlock, M. Weidemüller, An experimental approach for investigating many-body phenomena in Rydberg-interacting quantum systems, Frontiers of Physics 9, 571-586 (2014)

2013 G. Günter, H. Schempp, M. Robert-de-Saint-Vincent, V. Gavryusev, S. Helmrich, C.S. Hofmann, S. Whitlock, M. Weidemüller, Observing the Dynamics of Dipole-Mediated Energy Transport by Interaction-Enhanced Imaging, Science 342, 954-956 (2013)

M. Robert-de-Saint-Vincent, C. S. Hofmann, H. Schempp, G. Günter, S. Whitlock, M. Weidemüller, Spontaneous avalanche ionization of a strongly blockaded Rydberg gas, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 045004 (2013) [pdf]

C. S. Hofmann, G. Günter, H. Schempp, M. Robert-de-Saint-Vincent, M. Gärttner, J. Evers, S. Whitlock, M. Weidemüller, Sub-Poissonian Statistics of Rydberg-Interacting Dark-State Polaritons, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 203601 (2013) [pdf]

2012 G. Günter, M. Robert-de-Saint-Vincent, H. Schempp, C. S. Hofmann, S. Whitlock, M. Weidemüller, Interaction enhanced imaging of individual atoms embedded in dense atomic gases, Phys. Rev. Lett 108, 013002 (2012) [pdf]

2011 P. Dyke, E. D. Kuhnle, S. Whitlock, H. Hu, M. Mark, S. Hoinka, M. Lingham, P. Hannaford, C. J. Vale, Crossover from 2D to 3D in a weakly interacting Fermi gas, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 105304 (2011) [pdf]

2010 A. F. Tauschinsky, C. F. Ockeloen, R. M. T. Thijssen, S. Whitlock, R. J. C. Spreeuw, Array of mesoscopic ensembles on a magnetic film atom chip, In H. Katori, H. Yoneda, K. Nakagawa and F. Shimizu (Eds): Laser Spectroscopy World Scientific, Singapore, 74-82 (2010) [pdf]

A. Tauschinsky, R. M. T. Thijssen, S. Whitlock, H. B. van Linden van den Heuvell, R. J. C. Spreeuw, Spatially resolved excitation of Rydberg atoms and surface effects on an atom chip, Phys. Rev. A 81, 063411 (2010) [pdf]

C. F. Ockeloen, A. F. Tauschinsky, R. J. C. Spreeuw, S. Whitlock, Detection of small atom numbers through image processing, Phys. Rev. A 82, 061606(R) (2010) [pdf]

J. J. P. van Es, P. Wicke, A. H. van Amerongen, C. Rétif, S. Whitlock, N. J. van Druten, Box traps on an atom chip for one-dimensional quantum gases, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 43, 155002 (2010) [pdf]

P. Wicke, S. Whitlock, N. J. van Druten, Controlling spin motion and interactions in a one-dimensional Bose gas, preprint, arXiv:1010.4545 (2010) [pdf]

R. Schmied, D. Leibfried, R. J. C. Spreeuw, S. Whitlock, Optimized magnetic lattices for ultracold atomic ensembles, New J. Phys. 12, 103029 (2010) [pdf]

S. Whitlock, C. F. Ockeloen, R. J. C. Spreeuw, Sub-Poissonian atom number fluctuations by three-body loss in mesoscopic ensembles, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 120402 (2010) [pdf]

2009 C. H. Wolff, S. Whitlock, R. M. Lowe, A. I. Sidorov, B. V. Hall, Fabricating atom chips with femtosecond laser ablation, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 42, 085301 (2009) [pdf]

S. Whitlock, R. Gerritsma, T. Fernholz, R. J. C. Spreeuw, Two-dimensional array of microtraps with atomic shift register on a chip, New J. Phys. 11, 023021 (2009) [pdf]

2008 J. J. P. van Es, S. Whitlock, T. Fernholz, A. H. van Amerongen, N. J. van Druten, Longitudinal character of atom-chip-based rf-dressed potentials, Phys. Rev. A 77, 063623 (2008) [pdf]

M. Singh, S. Whitlock, R. Anderson, S. Ghanbari, B. V. Hall, M. Volk, A. Akulshin, R. McLean, A. Sidorov, P. Hannaford, Bose-Einstein condensates on magnetic film microstructures, In L. Hollberg, J. Bergquist and M. Kasevich (Eds): Laser Spectroscopy World Scientific, Singapore, 228-239 (2008) [pdf]

M. Volk, S. Whitlock, C. H. Wolff, B. V. Hall, A. I. Sidorov, Scanning magnetoresistance microscopy of atom chips, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 79, 023702 (2008) [pdf]

T. Fernholz, R. Gerritsma, S. Whitlock, I. Barb, R. J. C. Spreeuw, Fully permanent magnet atom chip for Bose-Einstein condensation, Phys. Rev. A 77, 033409 (2008) [pdf]

2007 B. V. Hall, S. Whitlock, R. Anderson, P. Hannaford, A. I. Sidorov, Condensate Splitting in an Asymmetric Double Well for Atom Chip Based Sensor, Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 030402 (2007) [pdf]

R. Gerritsma, S. Whitlock, T. Fernholz, H. Schlatter, J. A. Luigjes, J.-U. Thiele, J. B. Goedkoop, R. J. C. Spreeuw, Lattice of microtraps for ultracold atoms based on patterned magnetic films, Phys. Rev. A 76, 033408 (2007) [pdf]

S. Whitlock, B. V. Hall, T. Roach, R. Anderson, M. Volk, P. Hannaford, A. I. Sidorov, Effect of magnetization inhomogeneity on magnetic microtraps for atoms, Phys. Rev. A 75, 043602 (2007) [pdf]

2006 A. I. Sidorov, B. J. Dalton, S. M. Whitlock, F. Scharnberg, Asymmetric double-well potential for single-atom interferometry, Phys. Rev. A 74, 023612 (2006) [pdf]

B. V. Hall, S. Whitlock, F. Scharnberg, P. Hannaford, A. Sidorov, A permanent magnetic film atom chip for Bose-Einstein condensation, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 39, 27 (2006) [pdf]

2005 J. Y. Wang, S. Whitlock, F. Scharnberg, D. S. Gough, A. I. Sidorov, R. J. McLean, P. Hannaford, Perpendicularly magnetized, grooved GdTbFeCo microstructures for atom optics, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 38, 4015 (2005) [pdf]

2003 S. Whitlock, D. A. Forbes, M. Beasley, UBRI photometry of globular clusters in the Leo group galaxy NGC 3379, Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc. 345, 949 (2003) [pdf]

Thesis

2007 Shannon Whitlock, Bose-Einstein condensates on a magnetic film atom chip, Swinburne University of Technology (2007) [pdf]