Quantum Optics Group (LMU) - Quantum Many Body Systems Division (MPQ)

Dr. Simon Fölling

Simon Fölling

Phone: +49 89 2180 6126

Fax: +49 89 2180 63851



Room: H136
Institut für Physik
Schellingstr. 4 / I.
80799 München


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Observation of an orbital interaction-induced Feshbach resonance in 173-Yb

Authors: M. Höfer, L. Riegger, F. Scazza, C. Hofrichter, D.R. Fernandes, M. M. Parish, J. Levinsen, I. Bloch, S. Fölling

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 265302 (2015)

Direct probing of the Mott crossover in the SU(N) Fermi-Hubbard model

Authors: C. Hofrichter, L. Riegger, F. Scazza, M. Höfer, D. R. Fernandes, I. Bloch, S. Fölling

Magazine: ArXiv 1511.07287 (2015)

Quantum Noise Correlation Experiments with Ultracold Atoms

Authors: S. Fölling

Magazine: arxiv 1403.6842 (2014)

Observation of two-orbital spin-exchange interactions with ultracold SU(N)-symmetric fermions

Authors: F. Scazza, C. Hofrichter, M. Höfer, P. C. De Groot, I. Bloch, S. Fölling

Magazine: Nature Physics 10, 779 (2014)

Probing the Superfluid–to–Mott Insulator Transition at the Single-Atom Level

Authors: W. S. Bakr, A. Peng, M. E. Tai, R. Ma, J. Simon, J. I. Gillen, S. Fölling, L. Pollet, M. Greiner

Magazine: Science 329. no. 5991, pp. 547 - 550 (2010)

A quantum gas microscope for detecting single atoms in a Hubbard-regime optical lattice

Authors: Waseem S. Bakr, Jonathon I. Gillen, Amy Peng, Simon Fölling and Markus Greiner

Magazine: Nature 462, 74-77 (2009)

Controlled preparation and detection of d-wave superfluidity in two-dimensional optical superlattices

Authors: A. M. Rey, R. Sensarma, S. Fölling, M. Greiner, E. Demler and M. D. Lukin

Magazine:  Europhys. Lett. 87, 60001 (2009)

Two-dimensional quantum gas in a hybrid surface trap

Authors: J. I. Gillen, W. S. Bakr, A. Peng, P. Unterwaditzer, S. Fölling, M. Greiner

Magazine: Phys. Rev. A 80, 021602 (2009)

Probing strongly correlated states of ultracold atoms in optical lattices

Authors: Simon Fölling

Magazine: PhD-Thesis, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, 2008

Expansion of a Quantum Gas Released from an Optical Lattice

Authors: F. Gerbier, S. Trotzky, S. Fölling, U. Schnorrberger, J. D. Thompson, A. Widera, I. Bloch, L. Pollet, M. Troyer, B. Capogrosso-Sansone, N. V. Prokof'ev, and B. V. Svistunov

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 155303 (2008)

Counting atoms using interaction blockade in an optical superlattice

Authors: P. Cheinet, S. Trotzky, M. Feld, U. Schnorrberger, M. Moreno-Cardoner, S. Foelling, I. Bloch

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 090404 (2008)

Condensed-matter physics: Optical lattices

Authors: Markus Greiner, Simon Fölling

Magazine: Nature 453, 736-738 (2008)

Quantum spin dynamics of squeezed Luttinger liquids in two-component atomic gases

Authors: A. Widera, S. Trotzky, P. Cheinet, S. Foelling, F. Gerbier, I. Bloch, V. Gritsev, M. D. Lukin, E. Demler

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 140401 (2008)

Time-resolved Observation and Control of Superexchange Interactions with Ultracold Atoms in Optical Lattices

Authors: S. Trotzky, P. Cheinet, S. Fölling, M. Feld, U. Schnorrberger, A. M. Rey, A. Polkovnikov, E. A. Demler, M. D. Lukin, I. Bloch

Magazine: Science 319, no. 5861, 295 (2008)

State preparation and dynamics of ultracold atoms in higher lattice orbitals

Authors: Torben Mueller, Simon Foelling, Artur Widera, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 200405 (2007)

Direct Observation of Second Order Atom Tunnelling

Authors: S. Foelling, S. Trotzky, P. Cheinet, M. Feld, R. Saers, A. Widera, T. Mueller, I. Bloch

Magazine: Nature 448, 1029-1032 (2007)

Visibility of a Bose-condensed gas released from an optical lattice at finite temperatures

Authors: Fabrice Gerbier, Simon Foelling, Artur Widera, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: arXiv:0701.420

Free fermion antibunching in a degenerate atomic Fermi gas released from an optical lattice

Authors: T. Rom, Th. Best, D. van Oosten, U. Schneider, S. Fölling, B. Paredes and I. Bloch

Magazine: Nature 444, 733-736 (2006)

Adiabatic loading of a Bose-Einstein condensate in a 3D optical lattice

Authors: Tatjana Gericke, Fabrice Gerbier, Artur Widera, Simon Foelling, Olaf Mandel, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: J. Mod. Opt. 54, 735 (2007)

Precision measurement of spin-dependent interaction strengths for spin-1 and spin-2 87Rb atoms

Authors: Artur Widera, Fabrice Gerbier, Simon Foelling, Tatjana Gericke, Olaf Mandel, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: New J. Phys. 8, 152 (2006)

Formation of spatial shell structures in the superfluid to Mott insulator transition

Authors: Simon Foelling, Artur Widera, Torben Mueller, Fabrice Gerbier, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: Phys Rev. Lett. 97, 060403 (2006)

Resonant control of spin dynamics in ultracold quantum gases by microwave dressing

Authors: Fabrice Gerbier, Artur Widera, Simon Foelling, Olaf Mandel, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: Phys. Rev. A 73, 041602(R) (2006)

Probing Number squeezing of Ultracold Atoms across the Superfluid-Mott Insulator Transition

Authors: F. Gerbier, S. Fölling, A. Widera, O. Mandel, I. Bloch

Magazine: Phys Rev. Lett. 96, 090401 (2006)

Interference pattern and visibility of a Mott insulator

Authors: F. Gerbier, A. Widera, S. Fölling, O. Mandel, T. Gericke, I. Bloch

Magazine: Phys. Rev. A 72, 053606 (2005)

Coherent collisional spin dynamics in optical lattices

Authors: A. Widera, F. Gerbier, S. Fölling, T. Gericke, O. Mandel, I. Bloch

Magazine: Phys Rev. Lett. 95, 190405 (2005)

Phase coherence of an atomic Mott insulator

Authors: F. Gerbier, A. Widera, S. Fölling, O. Mandel, T. Gericke, I. Bloch

Magazine: Phys Rev. Lett. 95, 050404 (2005)

Spatial quantum noise interferometry in expanding ultracold atom clouds

Authors: S. Fölling, F. Gerbier, A. Widera, O. Mandel, T. Gericke and I. Bloch

Magazine: Nature 434, 491 (2005)

Spectroscopy of an ultracold Rydberg gas and signatures of Rydberg–Rydberg interactions

Authors: Kilian Singer, Markus Reetz-Lamour, Thomas Amthor, Simon Fölling, Michaela Tscherneck, and M. Weidemüller

Magazine: J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 38, S321 (2005)

Tonks–Girardeau gas of ultracold atoms in an optical lattice

Authors: B. Paredes, A. Widera, V. Murg, O. Mandel, S. Fölling, I. Cirac, G. V. Shlyapnikov, T. W. Hänsch and I. Bloch

Magazine: Nature 429, 277-281 (2004)

Towards an ultracold dense gas of Rydberg atoms

Authors: K. Singer, M. Reetz-Lamour, M. Tscherneck, S. Fölling and M. Weidemüller

Magazine: in "Interaction in Ultracold Gases: From Atoms to Molecules", Wiley (2003)

Phase-coherent addition of laser beams with identical spectral properties

Authors: Kilian Singer, Michaela Tscherneck, Marc Eichhorn, Markus Reetz-Lamour, Simon Fölling, and M. Weidemüller

Magazine: Optics Communications 218, 371 (2003)

Initial studies of a new VLSI Field Programmable Transistor Array

Authors: Jörg Langeheine, Joachim Becker, Simon Fölling, Karlheinz Meier, Johannes Schemmel

Magazine: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Evolvable Systems: From Biology to Hardware (ICES2001), Springer Verlag (2001)

Single-Electron Latching Switches as Nanoscale Synapses

Authors: S. Fölling, Ö Türel, K.K. Likharev

Magazine: Neural Networks, In Proceedings IJCNN 2001 vol 1, 216-221 (2001)

A CMOS FPTA Chip for Hardware Evolution of Analog Electronic Circuits

Authors: Jörg Langeheine, Joachim Becker, Simon Fölling, Karlheinz Meier, Johannes Schemmel

Magazine: Proceedings of the 2001 NASA/DoD Conference on Evolvable Hardware, pages 172-175, IEEE Computer Society (2001)

Towards a silicon primordial soup: A fast approach to hardware evolution with a VLSI transistor array

Authors: J. Langeheine, S. Fölling, K. Meier, J. Schemmel

Magazine: Computer Science 1801, 123-132, Springer Verlag (2000)