Journal Articles and Conference Proceedings


G. Arrowsmith-Kron et al.,
Opportunities for Fundamental Physics Research with Radioactive Molecules

Pinrui Shen, Erik Frieling, Katherine R. Herperger, Denis Uhland, Riley A. Stewart, Avinash Deshmukh, Roman V. Krems, James L. Booth, Kirk W. Madison
Cross-calibration of atomic pressure sensors and deviation from quantum diffractive collision universality for light particles
New Journal of Physics 25 053018 (2023) || arXiv:2209.02900


Rahul Rao
It’s pretty hard to measure nothing, but these engineers are getting close
Popular Science, Aug 8, 2022

R. Matsumiya et al.,
The Precision nEDM Measurement with UltraCold Neutrons at TRIUMF

Riley A. Stewart, Pinrui Shen, James L. Booth, Kirk W. Madison
Measurement of Rb-Rb van der Waals coefficient via Quantum Diffractive Universality
Phys. Rev. A 106, 052812 (2022) and arXiv:2208.12805


Pinrui Shen, Kirk W. Madison, and James L. Booth
Refining the cold atom pressure standard
Metrologia []


Gene Polovy, Erik Frieling, Denis Uhland, Julian Schmidt, and Kirk W. Madison
Quantum-state-dependent chemistry of ultracold Li2 dimers
Phys. Rev. A 102, 013310 (2020)

Breakthrough development: a game-changing self-calibrating quantum sensor for vacuum measurement

Self calibrating quantum sensor a game changer for vacuum measurement

Pinrui Shen, Kirk W. Madison, and James L. Booth
Realization of a universal quantum pressure standard
Metrologia []


S. Ahmed et al.
Fast-switching magnet serving a spallation-driven ultracold neutron source
Phys. Rev. Accel. Beams 22, 102401 ||

James L. Booth, Pinrui Shen, Roman V. Krems, Kirk W. Madison
Universality of quantum diffractive collisions and the quantum pressure standard
New Journal of Physics, ||
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S. Ahmed et al.
A beamline for fundamental neutron physics at TRIUMF
Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. Sec. A: Accel., Spectr., Detect. Assoc. Equip. (2019). ||

S. Ahmed et al.
First ultracold neutrons produced at TRIUMF
Phys. Rev. C 99, 025503 (2019) ||

Gene Polovy, Julian Schmidt, Denis Uhland, Erik Frieling, Kahan Dare, and Kirk W. Madison
Phase noise reduction of mutually tunable lasers with an external acousto-optic modulator
JOSA B, Vol. 36, Issue 2, pp. 464-469 (2019)


Shi Jing Yu, Emma Fajeau, Lin Qiao Liu, David J. Jones, and Kirk W. Madison
The performance and limitations of FPGA-based digital servos for atomic, molecular, and optical physics experiments
Rev. Sci. Instrum. Volume 89 (2018) || || RSI2 || (doi)

Emily Altiere, Eric R. Miller, Tomohiro Hayamizu, David J. Jones, Kirk W. Madison, and Takamasa Momose
High-resolution two-photon spectroscopy of a 5p^5 6p <- 5p^6 transition of xenon
Phys. Rev. A 97, 012507 (2018)


William Bowden, Will Gunton, Mariusz Semczuk, Kahan Dare, and Kirk W. Madison
Dual Species Effusive Source and Zeeman Slower for Cold Atom Experiments
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 87, 043111 (2016) ||

Will Gunton, Gene Polovy, Mariusz Semczuk, Kirk W. Madison
Transparent Electrodes for High E-Field Production Using A Buried ITO Layer
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 87, 033113 (2016) ||


David J. Jones, Kirk W. Madison, and Carl Wieman
Transforming a 4th year Modern Optics Course Using a Deliberate Practice Framework
Phys. Rev. ST Phys. Educ. Res. 11, 020108 (2015) ||

Will Gunton, Mariusz Semczuk, and Kirk W. Madison
A method for independent and continuous tuning of N lasers phase-locked to the same frequency comb
Optics Letters, vol. 40, pp. 4372-4375 (2015) ||

J. Mario Michan, Gene Polovy, Kirk W. Madison, Makoto C. Fujiwara, Takamasa Momose
Narrowband Solid State VUV Coherent Source for Laser Cooling of Antihydrogen
Hyperfine Interact. 235, 29 (2015). || local copy


Mariusz Semczuk, Will Gunton, William Bowden, and Kirk W. Madison
Anomalous Behavior of Dark States in Quantum Gases of Li6
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 055302 (2014) || || local copy


Will Gunton, Mariusz Semczuk, Nikesh S. Dattani, and Kirk W. Madison,
High resolution photoassociation spectroscopy of the 6Li_2 A(1^1\Sigma_u^+) state,
Phys. Rev. A 88, 062510 (2013) ||

Kais Jooya, Nam Musterer, Kirk W. Madison, and James L. Booth
Photon-scattering-rate measurement of atoms in a magneto-optical trap
Phys. Rev. A 88, 063401 (2013)

Michal Tomza, Kirk W. Madison, Robert Moszynski, Roman V. Krems
Chemical reactions of ultracold alkali dimers in the lowest-energy $^3\Sigma$ state,
Phys. Rev. A 88, 050701(R) (2013) ||

Will Gunton, Mariusz Semczuk, and Kirk W. Madison,
Realization of BEC-BCS crossover physics in a compact oven-loaded magneto-optic trap apparatus
Phys. Rev. A 88, 023624 (2013) || arXiv:1307.5445

Felipe Herrera, Kirk W. Madison, Roman V. Krems, Mona Berciu,
Investigating polaron phase transitions with polar molecules,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 223002 (2013) ||

Mariusz Semczuk, Xuan Li, Will Gunton, Magnus Haw, Nikesh S. Dattani, Julien Witz, Arthur Mills, David J. Jones, and Kirk W. Madison,
High resolution photoassociation spectroscopy of the 6Li_2 1^{3}\Sigma_{g}^{+} state,
Phys. Rev. A 87, 052505 (2013) ||


Magnus Haw, Nathan Evetts, Will Gunton, Janelle Van Dongen, James L. Booth, and Kirk W. Madison,
Magneto-optical trap loading rate dependence on trap depth and vapor density
JOSA B, Vol. 29, Issue 3, pp. 475-483 (2012)


James Lawrence Booth, David Erik Fagnan, Bruce George Klappauf, Kirk William Madison, Jicheng Wang
Method and device for accurately measuring the incident flux of ambient particles in a high or ultra-high vacuum environment
US13116982 ( Priority date : 2010-05-26)

Janelle Van Dongen, Chenchong Zhu, Dallas Clement, Gabriel Dufour, James L. Booth, and Kirk W. Madison,
Trap-depth determination using residual gas collisions
Phys. Rev. A 84, 022708 (2011)


B. Deh, W. Gunton, B. G. Klappauf, Z. Li, M. Semczuk, J. Van Dongen, and K. W. Madison
Giant Feshbach resonances in 6Li-85Rb mixtures
Phys. Rev. A 82, 020701(R) (2010)


David E. Fagnan, Jicheng Wang, Chenchong Zhu, Pavle Djuricanin, Bruce G. Klappauf, James L. Booth, and Kirk W. Madison,
Observation of quantum diffractive collisions using shallow atomic traps
Phys. Rev. A 80, 022712 (2009) || arXiv:0907.0506

A. K. Mills, Y.-F. Chen, K. W. Madison, and D. J. Jones,
A widely tunable, single frequency optical frequency synthesizer with a 100 kHz uncertainty,
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 26, 1276-1280 (2009)

Z. Li and K.W. Madison,
Effects of Electric Fields on Heteronuclear Feshbach Resonances in Ultracold 6Li-87Rb Mixtures,
Phys. Rev. A 79, 042711 (2009) || arXiv:0902.2505

K. Ladouceur, B.G. Klappauf, J. Van Dongen, N. Rauhut, B. Schuster, A.K. Mills, D.J. Jones, and K.W. Madison,
Compact laser cooling apparatus for simultaneous cooling of lithium and rubidium,
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 26, 210-217 (2009)


Z. Li, S. Singh, T. V. Tscherbul, K. W. Madison,
Feshbach resonances in ultracold 85Rb-87Rb and 6Li-87Rb mixtures
Phys. Rev. A 78, 022710 (2008) || September 2008 issue of Virtual Journal of Quantum Information ||

A. K. Mills, Y.-F. Chen, J. Jiang, K. W. Madison, and D. J. Jones,
Using Difference Frequency Generation to Lock a CW Visible Laser to a Fiber Laser Frequency Comb,
Proceedings of Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies || Optical Society of America, Technical Digest (CD), (2008), paper CFA4. || another link


J. L. Booth, J. Van Dongen, P. Lebel, B. G. Klappauf, and K. W. Madison,
Dual-channel amplification in a single-mode diode laser for multi-isotope laser cooling
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 2914-2920 (2007)

Aviv Keshet, Peter Eugster, Paul Bloudoff, Bruce G. Klappauf, and Kirk W. Madison
Amplification and front facet reflectivity of broad area lasers
Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 19, pp. 12344-12355 (2007)