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Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 101(4), July-August 1996

Special Issue: Bose-Einstein Condensation  (165 kB)

Keith Burnett, Mark Edwards, and Charles Clark, Editors

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Table of Contents

Very Cold Indeed: The Nanokelvin Physics of Bose-Einstein Condensation (465 kB)
Eric Cornell

Methods for a Nonuniform Bose Gas(135 kB)
Kerson Huang and Paolo Tommasini

Theory of Interacting Quantum Gases(217 kB)
H.T.C. Stoof, M. Bijlsma, and M. Houbiers

Generalized Mean Fields For Trapped Atomic Bose-Einstein Condensates (181 kB)
N.P. Proukakis and K. Burnett

Effective Action Approach to Bose-Einstein Condensation of Ideal Gases (232 kB)
Klaus Kirsten and David J. Toms

Cold Binary Atomic Collisions in a Light Field (272 kB)
Paul S. Julienne

A Spectroscopic Determination of Scattering Lengths for Sodium Atom Collisions (517 kB)
Eite Tiesinga, Carl J. Williams, Paul S. Julienne, Kevin M. Jones, Paul D. Lett, and William D. Phillips

Estimating Bounds on Collisional Relaxation Rates of Spin-Polarized 87Rb Atoms at Ultracold Temperatures (1.5 MB)
Frederick H. Mies, Carl J. Williams, Paul S. Julienne, and Morris Krauss

The Condensate Wave Function of a Trapped Atomic Gas (150 kB)
F. Dalfovo, L. Pitaevskii, and  S. Stringari

Approximate Solutions of the Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation for Ground and Excited States of Bose-Einstein Condensates (165 kB)
R.J. Dodd

Zero-Temperature, Mean-Field Theory of Atomic Bose-Einstein Condensates (298 kB)
Mark Edwards, R.J. Dodd, C.W. Clark, and K. Burnett

Aspect Ratio Analysis for Ground States of Bosons in Anisotropic Traps (128 kB)
Kirill N. Ilinski and Alexander Moroz

Near-Resonant Imaging of Trapped Cold Atomic Samples (297 kB)
L. You and Maciej Lewenstein

Atomic Phase Conjugation from a Bose Condensate (180 kB)
Elena V. Goldstein, Katja Plättner, and Pierre Meystre

Why a Condensate Can Be Thought of as Having a Definite Phase (118 kB)
S.M. Barnett, K. Burnett, and J.A. Vaccarro