Momentum-space condensation of probe biexcitons into a pumped state in CuCl

N. Peyghambarian, L. L. Chase, A. Mysyrowicz

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Biexcitons injected at zero momentum into a CuCl film are observed to scatter preferentially into a strongly pumped state at a finite wavevector. These results imply the existence of a Bose-condensed state, at least in the presence of the laser pumping.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)178-181
Number of pages4
JournalOptics Communications
Issue number3
StatePublished - Apr 1 1982
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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