Exploring And Using The Quantum Nature Of Light And Matter

Cold Molecules & Ions


Dipole Trapping of Ground-State Molecules

Direct cooling mechanisms, based on bu ffer gas or external fi elds, have been demonstrate…

Low-energy ion sources from ultra-cold atoms

Focused Ion Beams (FIBs) are an extremely powerful and versatile tool for analyzing and mo…


Quantum simulation and information with trapped ions and ultracold atoms

The research group works in the field of quantum simulation and quantum information by usi…

Ultra-cold dipolar gases in optical lattices

Dipolar gases are characterized by anisotropic and long-range interactions. In our group t…


Ultracold molecules by photoassociation

Besides an interest in fundamental physics, ultracold molecules open prospects for various…