Cavity Optomechanics: Cooling of a Micromechanical Oscillator into the Quantum Regime

Using optical sideband cooling, a micromechanical oscillator is cooled to a phonon occupancy below 10 phonons, corresponding to a probability of finding it in its quantum ground state more than 10% of the time.


Published in:
Omn2011: 16Th International Conference On Optical Mems And Nanophotonics, 29-30
Presented at:
16th International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN), Istanbul, TURKEY, Aug 08-11, 2011
Year:
2011
Publisher:
Ieee Service Center, 445 Hoes Lane, Po Box 1331, Piscataway, Nj 08855-1331 Usa
ISBN:
978-1-4577-0336-2
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