Knots in a spinor bose-einstein condensate

Yuki Kawaguchi, Muneto Nitta, Masahito Ueda

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Abstract

We show that knots of spin textures can be created in the polar phase of a spin-1 Bose-Einstein condensate, and discuss experimental schemes for their generation and probe, together with their lifetime.

Original languageEnglish
Article number180403
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Volume100
Issue number18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008 May 7

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Bose-Einstein condensates
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Knots in a spinor bose-einstein condensate. / Kawaguchi, Yuki; Nitta, Muneto; Ueda, Masahito.

In: Physical Review Letters, Vol. 100, No. 18, 180403, 07.05.2008.

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Kawaguchi, Yuki ; Nitta, Muneto ; Ueda, Masahito. / Knots in a spinor bose-einstein condensate. In: Physical Review Letters. 2008 ; Vol. 100, No. 18.
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