Universal contact and collective excitations of a strongly interacting Fermi gas
Authors: Li Yun, Stringari S.
Autors Affiliation: Dipartimento di Fisica, Universita’ di Trento and INO-CNR BEC Center, I-38123 Povo, Italy
Abstract: We study the relationship between Tan’s contact parameter and the macroscopic dynamic properties of an ultracold trapped gas, such as the frequencies of the collective oscillations and the propagation of sound in one-dimensional (1D) configurations. We find that the value of the contact, extracted from the most recent low-temperature measurements of the equation of state near unitarity, reproduces with accuracy the experimental values of the collective frequencies of the radial breathing mode at the lowest temperatures. The available experiment results for the 1D sound velocities near unitarity are also investigated.
Journal/Review: PHYSICAL REVIEW A
Volume: 84 (2) Pages from: 023628-1 to: 023628-5
KeyWords: XXXXXXXXXXDOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.84.023628Citations: 6data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2019-09-15References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here