Research articles

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  • Localization of light in three dimensions: a mobility edge in the imaginary axis in non-Hermitian Hamiltonians
    G. L. Celardo, M. Angeli, F. Mattiotti, R. Kaiser
    Preprint: coming soon
  • Laser frequency stabilization by modulation transfer spectroscopy and balanced detection of molecular iodine for laser cooling of 174Yb
    A. M. G. de Melo, H. Letellier, A. Apoorva, A. Glicenstein, R. Kaiser
    Preprint: arXiv:2311.08542 
  • Nonlinear effects in Anderson localization of light by two-level atoms
    N. A. Moreira, R. Kaiser, R. Bachelard
    Preprint: arXiv:2311.01632 
  • Spontaneously sliding multipole spin density waves in cold atoms
    G. Labeyrie, J. G. M. Walker, G. R. M. Robb, R. Kaiser, T. Ackemann
    Preprint: arXiv:2310.17305 
  • Multipartite entanglement in the photon number basis by sequential excitation of a three-level system
    A. C. Santos, C. Schneider, R. Bachelard, A. Predojević, C. Antón-Solanas
    Preprint: arXiv:2304.08896 


  • Loading of a large Yb MOT on the 1S0-1P1 transition
    H. Letellier, A. M. de Melo, A. Dorne, R. Kaiser
    Rev. Sci. Instrum., in press (2023), preprint: arXiv:2308.00387 
  • Topological constraints on the dynamics of vortex formation in a bi-dimensional quantum fluid
    T. Congy, P. Azam, R. Kaiser, N. Pavloff
    Phys. Rev. Lett., in press (2023), preprint: arXiv:2308.02305 
  • Cooperative photon emission rates in random atomic clouds
    V. Viggiano, R. Bachelard, F. D. Cunden, P. Facchi, R. Kaiser, S. Pascazio, F. V. Pepe
    Phys. Rev. A, in press (2023), preprint: arXiv:2306.06055 
  • Single-shot measurements of phonon number states using the Autler-Townes effect
    M. Mallweger, M. Henrique de Oliveira, R. Thomm, H. Parke, N. Kuk, G. Higgins, R. Bachelard, C. J. Villas-Boas, M. Hennrich
    Phys. Rev. Lett., in press (2023), preprint: arXiv:2302.0355 
  • From classical to quantum loss of light coherence
    P. Lassègues, M. A. F. Biscassi, M. Morisse, A. Cidrim, P. G. S. Dias, H. Eneriz, R. Celistrino Teixeira, R. Kaiser, R. Bachelard, M. Hugbart
    Phys. Rev. A 108, 042214 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2210.01003 
    Editors' Suggestion
  • Collateral coupling between superconducting resonators: Fast and high fidelity generation of qudit-qudit entanglement
    P. Rosario, A. C. Santos, C. J. Villas-Boas, R. Bachelard
    Phys. Rev. Applied 20, 034036 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2305.03564 
  • Hot atomic vapors for nonlinear and quantum optics
    Q. Glorieux, T. Aladjidi, P. D. Lett, R. Kaiser
    New J. Phys. 25, 051201 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2209.04622
  • Static and dynamic properties of self-bound droplets of light in hot vapours
    H. da Silva, R. Kaiser, T. Macri
    Phys. Rev. A 107, 033519 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2211.07037
    Editors' suggestion
  • Intensity interferometry observations of the Hα envelope of γ Cas with MéO and a portable telescope
    N. Matthews, J.-P. Rivet, D. Vernet, M. Hugbart, G. Labeyrie, R. Kaiser, J. Chabé, C. Courde, O. Lai, F. Vakili, O. Garde, W. Guerin
    Astron. J. 167, 117 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2301.04878
  • Steady-state entanglement generation for non-degenerate qubits
    M. H. Oliveira, G. Higgins, C. Zhang, A. Predojević, M. Hennrich, R. Bachelard, C. J. Villas-Boas
    Phys. Rev. A 107, 023706 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2205.10590
  • Generation of maximally entangled long-lives states with giant atoms in a waveguide
    A. C. Santos, R. Bachelard
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 130, 053601 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2207.04696
  • Analysing spatiotemporal instabilities in magneto-optical traps with the tools of turbulence theory
    A. Griffin, M. Gaudesius, R. Kaiser, S. Nazarenko, G. Labeyrie
    Europhys. Lett. 141, 25002 (2023), preprint: arXiv:2108.12257
    Editor's Choice


  • Nonequilibrium steady state in a large magneto-optical trap
    M. Gaudesius, Y.-C. Zhang, T. Pohl, G. Labeyrie, R. Kaiser
    Atoms 10, 153 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2212.08705
  • Optical interpretation of linear-optics superradiance and subradiance
    S. Asselie, A. Cipris, W. Guerin
    Phys. Rev. A 106, 063712 (2022),preprint: arXiv:2209.00918
  • Field and intensity correlations: the Siegert relation from stars to quantum emitters
    P. Lassègues, M. A. F. Biscassi, M. Morisse, A. Cidrim, N. Matthews, G. Labeyrie, J.-P.-Rivet, F. Vakili, R. Kaiser, W. Guerin, R. Bachelard, M. Hugbart
    Eur. Phys. J. D 76, 246 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2209.06480
  • Engineering of spontaneous emission in free space via conditional measurements
    M. Bojer, L. Götzendörfer, R. Bachelard, J. Von Zanthier
    Phys. Rev. Research 4, 043022 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2204.02049
  • Superradiant transfer of quantized orbital angular momentum between light and atoms in a ring trap
    N. Piovella, G. R. M. Robb, R. Bachelard
    Phys. Rev. A 106, L011304 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2205.04144 
  • Combined spectroscopy and intensity interferometry to determine the distances of the blue supergiants P Cygni and Rigel
    E. S. G. de Almeida, M. Hugbart, A. Domiciano de Souza, J.-P. Rivet, F. Vakili, A. Siciak, G. Labeyrie, O. Garde, N. Matthews, O. Lai, D. Vernet, R. Kaiser, W. Guerin
    MNRAS 515, 1 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2204.00372  
  • Coupling of magnetic and optomechanical structuring in cold atoms
    T. Ackemann, G. Labeyrie, A. Costa Boquete, G. Baio, J. G. M. Walker, R. Kaiser, G.-L. Oppio, G. R. M. Robb
    Phys. Rev. A 105, 063508 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2108.12064
  • Generating long-lived entangled states with free-space collective spontaneous emission
    A. C. Santos, A. Cidrim, C. J. Villas-Boas, R. Kaiser, R. Bachelard
    Phys. Rev. A 105, 053715 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2110.15033
  • Vortex creation and annihilation in nonlinear atomic vapors
    P. Azam, A. Griffin, S. Nazarenko, R. Kaiser
    Phys. Rev. A 105, 043510 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2203.04059
  • Intensity g(2)-correlations in random fiber lasers: A random-matrix-theory approach
    E. P. Raposo, I. R. R. González, E. D. Coronel, A. M. S. Macêdo, L. S. Menezes, R. Kashyap, A. S. L. Gomes, R. Kaiser
    Phys. Rev. A 105, L031502 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2203.10404
  • Ground-state coherence versus orientation: Competing mechanisms for light-induced magnetic self-organization in cold atoms
    G. Labeyrie, J. G. M. Walker, G. R. M. Robb, R. Kaiser, T. Ackemann
    Phys. Rev. A 105, 023505 (2022).
    Editors' Suggestion
  • Three-dimensional simulations of spatiotemporal instabilities in a magneto-optical trap
    M. Gaudesius, Y.-C. Zhang, T. Pohl, R. Kaiser, G. Labeyrie
    Phys. Rev A 105, 013112 (2022), preprint: arXiv:2109.12942



Older articles

Books and book chapters

  • Super- and subradiance in dilute disordered cold atomic samples: observations and interpretations
    W. Guerin
    in Advances in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, vol. 72, 2023, pages 253-296
    Edited by L. DiMauro, H. Perrin, and S. Yelin (Elsevier)
    Preprint: arXiv:2306.02891 
  • Atomes, ions, molécules ultrafroids et technologies quantiques
    R. Kaiser, M. Leduc, H. Perrin
    EDP Sciences, 2020
    Mention spéciale du jury du Prix Roberval 2022
  • Structure of Multielectron Atoms
    A. Kastberg
    Springer, 2020 
  • Cold and hot atomic vapors: a testbed for astrophysics?
    Q. Baudouin, W. Guerin, R. Kaiser
    in Annual Review of Cold Atoms and Molecules, vol. 2, edited by K. Madison, K. Bongs, L. D. Carr, A. M. Rey, and H. Zhai
    World Scientific, Singapour, 2014
    Preprint: hal-00968233
  • Petits problèmes de physique: du quotidien au laboratoire
    A. Marchand, R. Kaiser, T. Salez, F. Graner
    Collection: Sciences Sup, Dunod, 2011
  • Weak localisation of light by atoms with quantum internal structure
    C. A. Müller, C. Miniatura
    in: Wave Scattering in Complex Media, from theory to applications, edited by S. E. Skipetrov and B. A. van Tiggelen
    NATO Science Series, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2003
    Preprint: cond-mat/0206298
  • Coherent backscattering of light from a cold atomic cloud
    G. Labeyrie, F. de Tomasi, J.-C. Bernard, C.A. Müller, C. Miniatura, R. Kaiser
    in: Coherent atomic matter waves, Les Houches Session LXXII, vol. 72, edited by R. Kaiser, C. Westbrook and F. David
    Springer, 2001
  • Cold Atoms and Multiple Scattering
    R. Kaiser
    in: Peyresq Lectures on Nonlinear Phenomena, edited by R. Kaiser and J. Montaldi
    World Scientific, Singapour, 2000
  • Cold atoms and multiple scattering
    R. Kaiser
    in: Diffuse Waves in Complex Media, edited by J.-P. Fouque
    NATO Science Series, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1999
  • Refroidissement d'atomes par laser
    R. Kaiser
    in: Gabriel Lippmann, edited by J. P. Pier and J. Massard
    V. Bück, Luxembourg, 1997


Editorial materials & news articles

PhD and Habilitation thesis

  • Yannick Bidel:
    Piégeage et refroidissement laser du strontium, Etude de l'effet des interférences en diffusion multiple 
    Université de Nice - Sophia Antipolis, defended on December 10th , 2002 in Nice
    Doctoral adviser: Robin Kaiser
  • Cord Axel Müller:
    Localisation faible de la lumière dans un gaz d'atomes froids : rétrodiffusion cohérente et structure quantique interne
    (Schwache Lokalisierung von Licht in einem Gas kalter Atome: kohärente Rückstreuung und interne Quantenstruktur)
    Université de Nice - Sophia Antipolis and Ludwing-Maximilians-Universität München, German/French, defended on July 26, 2001 in Munich, Germany
    Doctoral advisor: Christian Miniatura
  • Christian Miniatura:
    Habilitation thesis, Université de Nice - Sophia Antipolis, defended in 2001 in Nice