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

Bose-Einstein Condensates

Phase Transition to a Bose-Einstein Condensate

The definite pictures you have to show, when you have a Bose-Einstein condensate ;-)

Density distribution after releasing the atoms from the trapping potential. (Left) Thermal cloud just above the phase transition, (middle) partly condensed cloud and (right) almost pure condensate.

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