Direct observation of ion micromotion in a linear Paul trapCitation formats

  • Authors:
  • Liudmila A. Zhukas
  • Maverick J. Millican
  • Peter Svihra
  • Andrei Nomerotski
  • Boris B. Blinov

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Direct observation of ion micromotion in a linear Paul trap. / Zhukas, Liudmila A.; Millican, Maverick J.; Svihra, Peter; Nomerotski, Andrei; Blinov, Boris B.

In: Physical Review A, Vol. 103, No. 2, 023105, 11.02.2021.

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Zhukas, LA, Millican, MJ, Svihra, P, Nomerotski, A & Blinov, BB 2021, 'Direct observation of ion micromotion in a linear Paul trap', Physical Review A, vol. 103, no. 2, 023105. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.103.023105

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Zhukas, L. A., Millican, M. J., Svihra, P., Nomerotski, A., & Blinov, B. B. (2021). Direct observation of ion micromotion in a linear Paul trap. Physical Review A, 103(2), [023105]. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.103.023105

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Zhukas LA, Millican MJ, Svihra P, Nomerotski A, Blinov BB. Direct observation of ion micromotion in a linear Paul trap. Physical Review A. 2021 Feb 11;103(2). 023105. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.103.023105

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Zhukas, Liudmila A. ; Millican, Maverick J. ; Svihra, Peter ; Nomerotski, Andrei ; Blinov, Boris B. / Direct observation of ion micromotion in a linear Paul trap. In: Physical Review A. 2021 ; Vol. 103, No. 2.

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