Svetlana Kotochigova and Paul Julienne
NIST, PML, Quantum Measurement Division
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899
Experimental, Ab-initio, and Semi-Empirical Potential Energy Curves
The purpose of this work is to provide critical atomic and molecular data needed in order to evaluate the feasibility of using laser cooled and trapped Group II atomic species (Mg, Ca, Sr, and Ba) for ultra-precise optical clocks or quantum information processing devices.
Online: December 2003 | Last update: August 2010