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On the theory of light scattering by a dilute gas Bose—Einstein condensate

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a Institute of Precision Mechanics and Control, Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Rabochaya 24, Saratov, 410028, Russian Federation
b Herzen Russian State Pedagogical University, nab. r. Moiki 48, St. Petersburg, 191186, Russian Federation

The semiclassical theory of light scattering by a dilute gas Bose—Einstein condensate is examined with special attention paid to the key role of the momentum recoil imparted to atoms by photons, a phenomenon that disturbs the interference quenching of superradiant scattering.

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Keywords: Rayleigh scattering, superradiant scattering, Bose—Einstein condensate, superradiant reflection
PACS: 42.25.Fx, 42.50.Nn, 67.85.−d (all)
DOI: 10.3367/UFNe.0185.201503c.0307
URL: https://ufn.ru/en/articles/2015/3/c/
Citation: Avetisyan Yu A, Trifonov E D "On the theory of light scattering by a dilute gas Bose—Einstein condensate" Phys. Usp. 58 286–294 (2015)
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Received: 14th, February 2014, revised: 3rd, October 2014, 5th, December 2014

Оригинал: Аветисян Ю А, Трифонов Е Д «К теории рассеяния света бозе-эйнштейновским конденсатом разреженного газа» УФН 185 307–315 (2015); DOI: 10.3367/UFNr.0185.201503c.0307

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