Papers

2014

Fisher information and entanglement of non-Gaussian spin states
H. Strobel, W. Muessel, D. Linnemann, T. Zibold, D. B. Hume, L. Pezzé, A. Smerzi, and M. K. Oberthaler
Science, 345, 424-427, (2014). (pdf download)

A moiré deflectometer for antimatter
The AEgIS collaboration
Nat. Commun. 5:4538 (2014). (pdf download)

Dissipative preparation of phase- and number-squeezed states with ultracold atoms
Roland Cristopher F. Caballar, Sebastian Diehl, Harri Makela, Markus Oberthaler and Gentaro Watanabe
Phys. Rev. A 89, 013620 (2014)

2013

Development of nuclear emulsions with 1 um spatial resolution for the AEgIS experiment
The AEgIS collaboration
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A, Vol. 732, 325-329 (2013)

Particle tracking at 4 K: The Fast Annihilation Cryogenic Tracking (FACT) detector for the AEgIS antimatter gravity experiment
The AEgIS collaboration
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A, Vol. 732, 437-441 (2013)

Accurate Atom Counting in Mesoscopic Ensembles
D. B. Hume, I. Stroescu, M. Joos, W. Muessel, H. Strobel, and M. K. Oberthaler
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 253001 (2013)

Prospects for measuring the gravitational free-fall of antihydrogen with emulsion detectors
The AEgIS collaboration
JINST 8, P08013 (2013)

Motional Coherence of Fermions Immersed in a Bose Gas
R. Scelle, T. Rentrop, A. Trautmann, T. Schuster, and M. K. Oberthaler
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 070401 (2013)

Optimized absorption imaging of mesoscopic atomic clouds
Wolfgang Muessel, Helmut Strobel, Maxime Joos, Eike Nicklas, Ion Stroescu, Jiri Tomkovic, David B. Hume and Markus K. Oberthaler
Appl. Phys. B, DOI 10.1007/s00340-013-5553-8 (2013)

Measuring and engineering entropy and spin squeezing in weakly linked Bose–Einstein condensates
F. Cattani, C. Gross, M. K. Oberthaler and J. Ruostekoski
New J. Phys. 15 063035 (2013)

AEgIS experiment commissioning at CERN
The AEgIS collaboration
Non-neutral Plasma Physics VIII, 2013, Vol. 1521, 144-153


2012

Exploring the WEP with a pulsed cold beam of antihydrogen
The AEgIS collaboration
Classical and Quantum Gravity, 2012, Vol. 29, 184009

Dynamic generation of spin-squeezed states in bosonic Josephson junctions
B. Juliá-Díaz, T. Zibold, M. K. Oberthaler, M. Melé-Messeguer, J. Martorell, and A. Polls
Phys. Rev. A 86, 023615 (2012)

Feshbach spectroscopy and scattering properties of ultracold Li + Na mixtures
T. Schuster, R. Scelle, A. Trautmann, S. Knoop, M. K. Oberthaler, M. M. Haverhals, M. R. Goosen, S. J. J. M. F. Kokkelmans, and E. Tiemann
Phys. Rev. A 85, 042721 (2012)


2011

Atomic homodyne detection of continuous variable entangled twin-atom states
C. Gross, H. Strobel, E. Nicklas, T. Zibold, N. Bar-Gill, G. Kurizki and M.K. Oberthaler
Nature 480, 219–223 (08 December 2011)

Rabi flopping induces spatial demixing dynamics
E. Nicklas, H. Strobel, T. Zibold, C. Gross, B. A. Malomed, P. G. Kevrekidis and M. K. Oberthaler
Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 193001 (2011)

Local and spatially extended sub-Poisson atom-number fluctuations in optical lattices
C. Gross, J. Esteve, M. K. Oberthaler, A. D. Martin and J. Ruostekoski
Phys. Rev. A 84, 011609 (2011)

Feshbach spectroscopy and analysis of the interaction potentials of ultracold sodium
S. Knoop, T. Schuster, R. Scelle, A. Trautmann, J. Appmeier, M. K. Oberthaler, E. Tiesinga and E. Tiemann
Phys. Rev. A 83, 042704 (2011)

Single spontaneous photon as a coherent beamsplitter for an atomic matter-wave
Jiří Tomkovič, Michael Schreiber, Joachim Welte, Martin Kiffner, Jörg Schmiedmayer, and Markus K. Oberthaler
Nature Physics 7, 379–382 (2011), Commentary by Markus Arndt

Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Correlations of Ultracold Atomic Gases
Nir Bar-Gill, Christian Gross, Igor Mazets, Markus Oberthaler, and Gershon Kurizki
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 120404 (2011)

Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Entanglement Strategies in Two-Well Bose-Einstein Condensates
Q. Y. He, M. D. Reid, T. G. Vaughan, C. Gross, M. Oberthaler, and P. D. Drummond
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 120405 (2011)

Antihydrogen physics: gravitation and spectroscopy in AEgIS
The AEgIS collaboration
Canadian Journal of Physics, 2011, Vol. 89, 17-24


2010

Classical Bifurcation at the Transition from Rabi to Josephson Dynamics
T. Zibold, E. Nicklas, C. Gross, and M. K. Oberthaler
Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 204101 (2010)
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Towards the realization of atom trap trace analysis for 39Ar
J. Welte, F. Ritterbusch, I. Steinke, M. Henrich, W. Aeschbach-Hertig and M. K. Oberthaler
New J. Phys. 12 065031 (2010)

Multiple atomic dark solitons in cigar-shaped Bose-Einstein condensates
G. Theocharis, A. Weller, J. P. Ronzheimer, C. Gross, M. K. Oberthaler, P. G. Kevrekidis, and D. J. Frantzeskakis
Phys. Rev. A 81, 063604 (2010)

Two-mode Bose gas: Beyond classical squeezing
C. Bodet, J. Estève, M. K. Oberthaler, and T. Gasenzer
Phys. Rev. A 81, 063605 (2010)

Nonlinear atom interferometer surpasses classical precision limit
C. Gross, T. Zibold, E. Nicklas, J. Esteve and M. K. Oberthaler
Nature 464, 1165-1169 (22 April 2010)
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The AEGIS detection system for gravity measurements
The AEgIS collaboration
Nuclear Physics A, 2010, Vol. 834, 751c–753c

Ultrakalte Quantenpendel
Christian Groß, Markus Oberthaler
Physik Journal, Februar 2010


2009

Hyperfine spectroscopy of the 1s5−2p9 transition of 39Ar
J. Welte, I. Steinke, M. Henrich, F. Ritterbusch, M. K. Oberthaler, W. Aeschbach-Hertig, W. H. Schwarz and M. Trieloff
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 80, 113109 (2009)
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Feynman path-integral treatment of the BEC-impurity polaron
J. Tempere, W. Casteels, M. K. Oberthaler, S. Knoop, E. Timmermans, J. T. Devreese
Phys. Rev. B 80, 184504 (2009)

Dynamic control and probing of many-body decoherence in double-well Bose-Einstein condensates
Nir Bar-Gill, Gershon Kurizki, Markus Oberthaler, and Nir Davidson
Phys. Rev. A 80, 053613 (2009)

2008

Creation of macroscopic quantum superposition states by a measurement
I. E. Mazets, G. Kurizki, M. K. Oberthaler and J. Schmiedmayer
EPL 83 60004 (2008)

Squeezing and entanglement in a Bose-Einstein condensate
J. Esteve, C. Gross, A. Weller, S. Giovanazzi, and M. K. Oberthaler
Nature 455, 1216-1219 (30 October 2008)
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Experimental Observation of Oscillating and Interacting Matter Wave Dark Solitons
A. Weller, J. P. Ronzheimer, C. Gross, J. Esteve, M. K. Oberthaler, D. J. Frantzeskakis, G. Theocharis, and P. G. Kevrekidis
Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 130401 (2008)
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Spontaneous symmetry breaking of gap solitons and phase transitions in double-well traps
M. Trippenbach, E. Infeld, J. Gocalek, M. Matuszewski, M. Oberthaler, and B. A. Malomed
Phys. Rev. A 78, 013603 (2008)
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Single-Particle Tunneling in Strongly Driven Double-Well Potentials
E. Kierig, U. Schnorrberger, A. Schietinger, J. Tomkovic, and M. K. Oberthaler
Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 190405 (2008)
Selected for the June 2008 issue of Virtual Journal of Ultrafast Science
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Effective parameters for weakly coupled Bose–Einstein condensates
S. Giovanazzi, J. Esteve and M. K. Oberthaler
New J. Phys. 10 045009 (2008)
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Proposed antimatter gravity measurement with an antihydrogen beam
The AEGIS collaboration
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 2008, Vol. 266, 351-­356

Formation Of A Cold Antihydrogen Beam in AEGIS For Gravity Measurements
The AEGIS collaboration
Cold Antimatter Plasmas and Application to Fundamental Physics, 2008, Vol. 1037, 5-­15


2007

Nonlinear Localization of BECs in Optical Lattices
E.A. Ostrovskaya, M.K. Oberthaler and Y.S. Kivshar
published in: Emergent Nonlinear Phenomena in Bose-Einstein Condensates

Dark matter-wave solitons in the dimensionality crossover
G. Theocharis, P.G. Kevrekidis, M.K. Oberthaler, D.J. Frantzeskakis
Phys. Rev. A 76, 045601 (2007)
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A bosonic Josephson junction
R. Gati and M. K. Oberthaler
J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 40, (2007), R61-R89
Selected as one of the Highlights of 2007 by the
Editorial Board of Journal of Physics B

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2006

Solitonen im Bose-Einstein-Kondensat
B. Eiermann and M. K. Oberthaler
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A primary noise thermometer for ultracold bose gases
R. Gati, J. Esteve, B. Hemmerling, T.B. Ottenstein, J. Appmeier, A. Weller, and M. K. Oberthaler
N. J. Phys., 8:189, 2006.
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Dynamics of Bose-Einstein condensates in optical lattices
O. Morsch, and M. K. Oberthaler
Reviews of Modern Physics, Volume 78, 2006
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Noise Thermometry with Two Weakly Coupled Bose-Einstein Condensates
R. Gati, B. Hemmerling, J. Fölling, M. Albiez, and M. K. Oberthaler
Phys.Rev.Lett. 96,130404 (2006)
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Realization of a single Josephson junction for Bose-Einstein condensates
R. Gati, M. Albiez, J. Fölling, B. Hemmerling, and M.K. Oberthaler
App. Phys. B 82, 207 (2006)
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2005

Observation of nonspreading wave packets in an imaginary potential
R. Stützle, M.C. Göbel, Th. Hörner, E. Kierig, I. Mourachko, M.K. Oberthaler, M.A. Efremov, M.V. Fedorov, V.P. Yakovlev, K.A.H. van Leeuwen, and W.P. Schleich
Phys.Rev.Lett. 95,110405 (2005)
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Direct observation of tunneling and nonlinear self-trapping in a single bosonic Josephson junction
M. Albiez, R. Gati, J. Fölling, S. Hunsmann, M. Cristiani and M.K. Oberthaler
Phys.Rev.Lett. 95,010402 (2005)
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Nonlinear self-trapping of matter waves in periodic potentials
Th. Anker, M. Albiez, R. Gati, S. Hunsmann, B. Eiermann, A. Trombettoni and M.K. Oberthaler
Phys.Rev.Lett. 94,020403 (2005)
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Lagrangian approach to the dynamics of dark matter-wave solitons
G. Theocharis, P. Schmelcher, M. K. Oberthaler, P. G. Kevrekidis, and D. J. Frantzeskakis
Phys. Rev. A 72, 023609 (2005)
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2004

Quantum features in atomic nanofabrication using exactly resonant standing waves
D. Jürgens, A. Greiner, R. Stützle, A. Habenicht, E. te Sligte and M.K. Oberthaler
Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 237402 (2004)
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Article selected for: Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology

Bright Bose-Einstein gap solitons of atoms with repulsive interaction
B. Eiermann, Th. Anker, M. Albiez, M. Taglieber, P. Treutlein, K.-P. Marzlin, and M. K. Oberthaler
Phys.Rev.Lett. 92,230401 (2004)
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Dispersion management and bright gap solitons for atomic matter waves
B. Eiermann, T. Anker, M. Albiez and M. Oberthaler
Laser Spectroscopy, 2004, pp. 184-186

Linear and nonlinear dynamics of matter wave packets in periodic potentials
Th. Anker, M. Albiez, B. Eiermann, M. Taglieber, and M. K. Oberthaler
cond-mat/0401165 (2004)
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2003

Dispersion management for atomic matter waves
B. Eiermann, P. Treutlein, Th. Anker, M. Albiez, M. Taglieber, K.-P. Marzlin, and M.K. Oberthaler
Phys.Rev.Lett. 91,060402 (2003)
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Dissipative light masks for atomic nanofabrication
R. Stützle, D. Jürgens, A. Habenicht, and M.K. Oberthaler
J. Opt B 5, S164 (2003)
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One-, two- and three-dimensional nanostructures with atom lithography
M.K. Oberthaler and T. Pfau
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 15, R233 (2003)
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2002

Stability of gap solitons in a Bose-Einstein condensate
K. M. Hilligsoe, M.K. Oberthaler, K.-P. Marzlin
Phys.Rev.A 66,063605 (2002)
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Anti-Matter wave interferometry with positronium
M.K. Oberthaler
Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. B 192, 129 (2002)
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2001

Approaching Classicality in Quantum Accelerator Modes through Decoherence
M.B. d'Arcy, R.M. Godun, M.K. Oberthaler, G.S. Summy and K. Burnett; S.A. Gardiner
Phys. Rev. E 64, 056233 (2001)

Structured doping with light forces
Th. Schulze, T. Müther, D. Jürgens, B. Brezger, M.K. Oberthaler, T. Pfau, and J. Mlynek,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 78, 1781 (2001)
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Three dimensional nanolithography with light forces
T. Müther, Th. Schulze, D. Jürgens, M.K. Oberthaler, and J. Mlynek,
Microelectronic Engineering 57-58, 857 (2001)
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Quantum enhancement of momentum diffusion in the Delta-Kicked Rotor
M.B. d'Arcy, R.M. Godun, M.K. Oberthaler, D. Cassettari, and G.S. Summy,
Phys. Rev. Lett 87, 074102 (2001)
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2000

Matter waves in time-modulated complex light potentials
S. Bernet, R. Abfalterer, C. Keller, M. Oberthaler, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. A 62, 023606 (2000)

Quantum accelerator modes: A tool for atom optics
R.M. Godun, M.B. d'Arcy, M.K. Oberthaler, G.S. Summy and K. Burnett
Phys. Rev. A 62, 013411 (2000)


1999

Observation of quantum accelerator modes
M.K. Oberthaler, R.M. Godun, M.B. d'Arcy, G.S. Summy and K. Burnett
Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 4447 - 4451 (1999)

How dark is a grey state?
R. Godun, M. d'Arcy, M.K. Oberthaler, G. Summy and K. Burnett
Optics Communications Volume 169, Issues 1-6, 1 October 1999, p301-308

Measurement of Berry's phase using an atom interferometer
C.L. Webb, R.M. Godun, G. S. Summy, M.K. Oberthaler, P.D. Featonby, C.J. Foot, and K. Burnett
Phys. Rev. A 60, R1783 - R1786 (1999)

Dynamical diffraction of atomic matter waves by crystals of light
M.K. Oberthaler, R. Abfalterer, S. Bernet, C. Keller, J. Schmiedmayer, and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. A 60, 456 - 472 (1999)

Efficiencies of adiabatic transfer in a multistate system
R.M. Godun, C.L. Webb, M.K. Oberthaler, G.S. Summy, and K. Burnett
Phys. Rev. A 59, 3775 - 3781 (1999)

Limits of the Separated-Path Ramsey Atom Interferometer
R.M. Godun, C.L. Webb, P.D. Featonby, M.B. d'Arcy, M.K. Oberthaler, G.S. Summy, C.J. Foot and K. Burnett
J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 32 5033-5045


1998

Separated-Path Ramsey Atom Interferometer
P.D. Featonby, G.S. Summy, C.L. Webb, R.M. Godun, M.K. Oberthaler, A.C. Wilson, C.J. Foot, and K. Burnett
Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 495 - 499 (1998)

Absorptive masks of light: A useful tool for spatial probing in atom optics
C. Keller, R. Abfalterer, S. Bernet, M.K. Oberthaler, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B Volume 16, Issue 6, pp. 3850-3854 (1998)


1997

Atom Holography at Light Structures
S. Bernet, R. Abfalterer, C. Keller, M.K. Oberthaler, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Journal of Imaging Science and Technology, 1997, Vol.41, No.4, pp.324­331

Tailored complex potentials and Friedel's law in atom optics
C. Keller, M.K. Oberthaler, R. Abfalterer, S. Bernet, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 3327 - 3330 (1997)

Nanometer definition of atomic beams with masks of light
R. Abfalterer, C. Keller, S. Bernet, M.K. Oberthaler, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. A 56, R4365 - R4368 (1997)

Matter­wave diffraction at light holograms
R. Abfalterer, C. Keller, S. Bernet and M. Oberthaler
IS&T 50TH Annual Conference, Final Program and Proceedings, 1997, pp.610­610

Classical and Quantum Atom Fringes
H. Batelaan, S. Bernet, M.K. Oberthaler, E. Rasel, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
"Atom Interferometry", Ed. Paul. E. Berman, Academic Press (1997)

Anomalous transmission in atom optics
H. Batelaan, E.M. Rasel, M.K. Oberthaler, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Journal of Modern Optics, Vol.44, No.11-12, pp.2629-2641 (1997)


1996

Coherent frequency shift of atomic matter waves
S. Bernet, M.K. Oberthaler, R. Abfalterer, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 5160 - 5163 (1996)

Atom waves in crystals of light
M.K. Oberthaler, R. Abfalterer, S. Bernet, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 4980 - 4983 (1996)

Modulation of atomic de Broglie waves using Bragg diffaction
S. Bernet, M. Oberthaler and R. Abfalterer
Quantum and Semiclassical Optics, 1996, Vol.8, pp.497­509

Inertial sensing with classical atomic beams
M.K. Oberthaler, S. Bernet, E.M. Rasel, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. A 54, 3165 - 3176 (1996)


1995

Atom wave interferometery with diffraction gratings of light
E.M. Rasel, M.K. Oberthaler, H. Batelaan, J. Schmiedmayer and A. Zeilinger
Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 2633 - 2637 (1995)


1993

Spectral narrowing of ultrashort laser­pulses by self­phase modulation in optical fibers
M. Oberthaler and R.A. Höpfel
Applied Physics Letters, 1993, Vol.63, No.8, pp.1017­1019


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