Photofragmentation gratings for Quantum Interferometry with Molecular Clusters of Vanillin, HFB and other organic molecules
N. Dörre, J. Rodewald, P. Geyer, B. von Issendorff, P. Haslinger, and M. Arndt,
Photofragmentation Beam Splitters for Matter-Wave Interferometry
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 233001 (2014), highlighted as
– PRL Editor’s Choice
– Viewpoint in Physics 7, 122 (2014) by Gil Summy
These studies explore new coherent manipulation method for quantum interferometry in the time domain with organic van der Waals clusters that rather decompose than ionize upon absorption of a single photon.