Can paramagnetic atoms in superfluid helium be used to search for permanent electric dipole moments?

Author(s): M. Arndt, S. I. Kanorsky, A. Weis, T. W. Hänsch

Journal: Phys. Lett. A

Volume: 174

Page(s): 298-303

Year: 1993

DOI Number: 10.1016/0375-9601(93)90142-M

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Large densities together with long trapping times have been observed for atoms immersed in He II. The feasibility of experiments searching for permanent electric dipole moments (PEDM) of paramagnetic atoms in He II is discussed.

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