Calculation of atomic number states: a Bethe ansatz approach

Author :Shou-PuWan, Mark G Raizen and Qian Niu
Publication :Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics
Volume :42
Number :195506
Year :2009

We analyse the conditions for producing atomic number states in a one-dimensional optical
box using the Bethe ansatz method. This approach provides a general framework, enabling the
study of number state production over a wide range of realistic experimental parameters.