Physics 432_ Lamb shift in hydrogen

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Unformatted text preview: 1/28/12 Ph sics 432: Lamb shift in h drogen Ph sics 432, Sprin g 2011 Modern Ph sics Laborator - Atomic & Molecular Ph sics Course Inform ation S ab (PDF) O e ie fE e i e (PDF) Sa e Lab Re Lab Re G adi g R b ic (2 0 0 9 ) E pe rim e nts Sc e E e ci e List 1 H d g e -d e e i a diffe e ce X- a f e ce ce The Ha e effec Pha e e i i e de ec i The F a c -He e ei e List 2 A i iei ec R bidi ica ig The Zee a effec i ec The La b hif i h d ge P ed NMR T h e Lamb Sh ift in H drogen Ac c di g A h Sc ha , "The ec f he h d ge a ha ed be he R e a ef de h ic : c e hi a e f i e had bee dec i he ed ch e e c d a be de d." I he ea 20 h c e he ec fa ic h d ge a a e fac i he de e e fa ec ha ic . A e e i e a i ade e de ai ed ea e e , i c ea i g efi ed he e ic a de e ac e i h e a a i f he ife a i g be f fea e i he h d ge ec .B e ea e e ade i he 1930' hi ed a a di c e a c f hic h e e he Di ac he cd ac c . I 1947 La b a d Re he f d ea ed he e e g diffe e c e be ee he e =2 ae edic ed be dege e a e b he Di ac he . Thi ea e e ided e f he fi e f he e -e ab i hed he efe ed a a e ec d a ic (QED), hic h c ie ide a be c h a agai hic h i c ea i g efi ed e i f hi he a e e ed e e da . I hi e e i e , a ic h d ge i ge e a ed i a di c ha ge be, a d de i i ia b e e he D e b ade ed fi e c e i e f he Ba e a ha a i i a 656 . The , de i g he ec h i e f a a i ec c , de ec d he D e -f ee ec , ea i e i g he fi e c ec e f hi i e, a d a he La b hif . I addi i ea i g he fi e ce i i g a d he La b hif , e c a e he ec ded i e id h e i ae he ife i e f he a i e c i ed a e . Ph sics 432 Ho m e courses.washington.edu/ph s432/lamb_shift/lamb_shift.php 1/3 1/28/12 Ph sics 432: Lamb shift in h drogen E periment Information W rite-up Start-up notes Hans c h, T. W ., A. L. Sc hawlow, and G. W . Series , "The s pec trum of atomic h drogen," Sc ientific Americ an, Marc h 1979, pp. 94-110. Lamb, W . E., and R. C. Retherford, "Fine s truc ture of the h drogen atom b a mic rowave method," Ph s . Rev. 72, 241 (1947). W elton, T. A., "Some obs ervable effec ts of the quantum-mec hanic al fluc tuations of the elec tromagnetic field," Ph s . Rev. 74, 1157 (1948). Hans c h, T. W ., I. S. Shahin, and A. L. Sc hawlow, "Optic al res olution of the Lamb s hift in atomic h drogen b las er s aturation s pec tros c op ," Nature 235, 63 (1972). We b si te ma i n ta i n e d b Da vi d P e n g ra , d b p e n g ra @u w .e d u courses.washington.edu/ph s432/lamb_shift/lamb_shift.php 2/3 1/28/12 Ph sics 432: Lamb shift in h drogen courses.washington.edu/ph s432/lamb_shift/lamb_shift.php 3/3 ...
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