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Rydberg Trimers and Excited Dimers Bound by Internal Quantum Reflection

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Rydberg Trimers and Excited Dimers Bound by Internal Quantum Reflection. / Bendkowsky, V.; Butscher, Bjorn; Nipper, J.; Balewski, J. B.; Shaffer, J.P.; Loew, R.; Pfau, T.; Li, W.; Stanojevic, J.; Pohl, T.; Rost, J. M.

In: Physical Review Letters, Vol. 105, No. 16, 163201, 12.10.2010.

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Harvard

Bendkowsky, V, Butscher, B, Nipper, J, Balewski, JB, Shaffer, JP, Loew, R, Pfau, T, Li, W, Stanojevic, J, Pohl, T & Rost, JM 2010, 'Rydberg Trimers and Excited Dimers Bound by Internal Quantum Reflection', Physical Review Letters, vol. 105, no. 16, 163201. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.163201

APA

Bendkowsky, V., Butscher, B., Nipper, J., Balewski, J. B., Shaffer, J. P., Loew, R., Pfau, T., Li, W., Stanojevic, J., Pohl, T., & Rost, J. M. (2010). Rydberg Trimers and Excited Dimers Bound by Internal Quantum Reflection. Physical Review Letters, 105(16), [163201]. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.163201

CBE

Bendkowsky V, Butscher B, Nipper J, Balewski JB, Shaffer JP, Loew R, Pfau T, Li W, Stanojevic J, Pohl T, Rost JM. 2010. Rydberg Trimers and Excited Dimers Bound by Internal Quantum Reflection. Physical Review Letters. 105(16):Article 163201. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.163201

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Bendkowsky V, Butscher B, Nipper J, Balewski JB, Shaffer JP, Loew R et al. Rydberg Trimers and Excited Dimers Bound by Internal Quantum Reflection. Physical Review Letters. 2010 Oct 12;105(16). 163201. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.163201

Author

Bendkowsky, V. ; Butscher, Bjorn ; Nipper, J. ; Balewski, J. B. ; Shaffer, J.P. ; Loew, R. ; Pfau, T. ; Li, W. ; Stanojevic, J. ; Pohl, T. ; Rost, J. M. / Rydberg Trimers and Excited Dimers Bound by Internal Quantum Reflection. In: Physical Review Letters. 2010 ; Vol. 105, No. 16.

Bibtex

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