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Twisted Light

Twisted Light

Experimental and theoretical studies of the interaction of vortex light with single trapped ions, atomic ensembles and complex chiral media.

Activities

  • Frequency Metrology
  • New detection of topological materials
  • THZ twisted light
  • Support the CRC Quantum Precision
  • Initiate a new 3rd party funding proposal
  • Investigations of the coupling between twisted light and cold atomic ensembles
  • Experimental and theoretical studies of the atomic-clock transitions induced by twisted light
  • Classical and quantum information transfer with the help of twisted light

Scientific Output

  • Publications

    Lange R, Huntemann N, Peshkov AA, Surzhykov A, Peik E. Excitation of an Electric Octupole Transition by Twisted Light. Physical review letters. 2022 Dez 12;129(25). 253901.

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.129.253901

    Müllner S, Büscher F, Möller A, Lemmens P. Discrimination of Chiral and Helical Contributions to Raman Scattering of Liquid Crystals Using Vortex Beams. Physical review letters. 2022 Nov 10;129(20). 207801.

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.129.207801

    Serbo VG, Surzhykov A, Volotka A. Resonant Scattering of Plane-Wave and Twisted Photons at the Gamma Factory. Annalen der Physik. 2022 Mär 8;534(3). 2100199.

    doi.org/10.1002/andp.202100199

    Büscher F, Müllner S, Wulferding D, Pashkevich YG, Gnezdilov V, Peshkov AA et al. Raman scattering of plane-wave and twisted light off chiral molecular liquids. Low temperature physics. 2021 Nov 1;47(11):959-965.

    doi.org/10.1063/10.0006577

    Karlovets DV, Serbo VG, Surzhykov A. Wave function of a photon produced in the resonant scattering of twisted light by relativistic ions. Physical Review A. 2021 Aug;104(2).

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.104.023101

    Maiorova AV, Peshkov AA, Surzhykov A. Radiative recombination of twisted electrons with hydrogenlike heavy ions: Linear polarization of emitted photons. Physical Review A. 2021 Aug;104(2). 022821.

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.104.022821

    Duan Y, Bidasyuk YM, Surzhykov A. Symmetry breaking and phase transitions in Bose-Einstein condensates with spin-orbital-angular-momentum coupling. Physical Review A. 2020 Dez 24;102(6). 063328.

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.102.063328

    Kosheleva VP, Zaytsev VA, Müller RA, Surzhykov A, Fritzsche S. Resonant two-photon ionization of atoms by twisted and plane-wave light. Physical Review A. 2020 Dez 21;102(6). 063115.

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.102.063115

    Maiorova AV, Peshkov AA, Peshkov AA, Surzhykov A, Surzhykov A, Surzhykov A. Structured ion beams produced by radiative recombination of twisted electrons. Physical Review A. 2020 Jun 4;101(6). 062704.

    doi.org/10.1103/physreva.101.062704

    Schulz SAL, Peshkov AA, Müller RA, Lange R, Huntemann N, Tamm C et al. Generalized excitation of atomic multipole transitions by twisted light modes. Physical Review A. 2020 Jul;102(1). 012812.

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.102.012812

    Duan Y, Müller RA, Surzhykov A. Selection rules for atomic excitation by twisted light. Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 2019 Aug 28;52(18). 184002.

    doi.org/10.1088/1361-6455/ab3631

    Peshkov AA, Fritzsche S, Surzhykov A. Scattering of twisted light from a crystal. Physica scripta. 2019 Aug 2;94(10). 105402.

    doi.org/10.1088/1402-4896/ab1c74

    Schulz SAL, Fritzsche S, Müller RA, Surzhykov A. Modification of multipole transitions by twisted light. Physical Review A. 2019 Okt 23;100(4). 043416.

    doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.100.043416

TG Members

  • Involved Members and their Relevant Expertise
    Members Institution Relevant Expertise
    Andrey Surzhykov, Leader PTB / TUBS Light-Matter Interfaces and Dynamics
    Peter Lemmens TUBS Propagation of Twisted Light through Media: New Possibilities for Information Transfer
    Jonas Sommerfeldt PTB / TUBS Light-Matter Interfaces and Dynamics
    Anton Peshkov PTB / TUBS Light-Matter Interfaces and Dynamics
    Florian Büscher TUBS Propagation of Twisted Light through Media: New Possibilities for Information Transfer
    Ekkehard Peik PTB Forbidden-transition spectroscopy with twisted light, atomic clock spectroscopy measurements
    Richard Lange PTB Forbidden-transition spectroscopy with twisted light, atomic clock spectroscopy measurements
    Nils Huntemann PTB Forbidden-transition spectroscopy with twisted light, atomic clock spectroscopy measurements
    Yuriy Bidasyuk PTB Interaction of twisted light with Bose-Einstein condensates
    Yuxiong Duan TUBS Interaction of twisted light with Bose-Einstein condensates
    Silvia Müllner TUBS Twisted light, Metrology, Weyl Semimetal