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Emission spectra of a Ξ-type three-level atom in a Kerr medium
Shaowu Zhang1;2, Shihua Chen1, Dufang Shi1
1Department of Physics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 4300742Department of Physics, Hubei Normal University, Huangshi 435002

Chin. Opt. Lett., 2003, 01(11): pp.627-627-

Topic:Atomic and molecular physics
Keywords(OCIS Code): 020.5580  270.5580  070.4790  

We investigate the emission spectra of a Ξ-type three-level atom interacting with a single-mode optical field in an ideal cavity filled with a Kerr medium and discuss the structure of emission spectrum when the optical field is initially in a pure number state and a coherent state, respectively. It is shown that the structure of emission spectrum depends not only on the photon number distribution, but also on the strength of incident field and the coupling of Kerr medium to the field.

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Get Citation: Shaowu Zhang, Shihua Chen, Dufang Shi, "Emission spectra of a Ξ-type three-level atom in a Kerr medium," Chin. Opt. Lett. 01(11), 627-627-(2003)

Note: S. Zhang’s e-mail address is zsw5446@163.com.


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