A study of coherently coupled two-component Bose-Einstein condensates
Authors: Abad M., Recati A.
Autors Affiliation: INO-CNR BEC Center and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Trento, 38123 Povo, Italy
Abstract: We present a self-consistent study of coherently coupled two-component Bose-Einstein condensates. Finite spin-flipping coupling changes the first order demixing phase transition for Bose-Bose mixtures to a second order phase transition between an unpolarized and a polarized state. We analise the excitation spectrum and the structure factor along the transition for a homogeneous system. We discuss the main differences at the transition between a coherent coupled gas and a two-component mixture. We finally study the ground state when spin-(in) dependent trapping potentials are added to the system, focusing on optical lattices, which give rise to interesting new configurations.
Journal/Review: EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL D
Volume: 67 (7) Pages from: 148 to: 148
More Information: We acknowledge very useful discussions with I. Carusotto, Y. Li, D. Papoular, S. Stringari and A. Trombettoni. This work has been financially supported by ERC through the QGBE grant and by Provincia Autonoma di Trento.DOI: 10.1140/epjd/e2013-40053-2Citations: 48data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2019-10-20References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here