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Question about Zeeman slower

  1. Aug 11, 2007 #1
    There are two kinds of Zeeman slower as everyone konws :6+ and 6-.But yestoday ,I saw a strange one in a paper(PRA 71 023409 2005).It has a different magnetic field coils.Is there anyone knows some detail about it?
  2. jcsd
  3. May 10, 2011 #2
    It is a spin-flip Zeeman slower, in which the magnetic field changes its sign in the middle of the slower.
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