HEINZEN, DANIEL J

Daniel J Heinzen

Professor
Department of Physics

The Fondren Foundation Centennial Chair in Physics

Experimental quantum and atom optics

heinzen@physics.utexas.edu

Phone: 512-471-3960

Office Location
RLM 10.324

Postal Address
The University of Texas at Austin
Department of Physics, College of Natural Sciences
1 University Station C1600
Austin, TX 78712

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1988)

Research Interests

Experimental quantum and atom optics.

Selected Publications

42. Reply to “Comment on ‘Stimulated Raman adiabatic passage from an atomic to a molecular BoseEinstein condensate” P. D. Drummond, K. V. Kheruntsyan, D. J. Heinzen, and R. H. Wynar, Phys. Rev. A 71, 017602 (2005)

43. T. Bergeman, J. Qi, D. Wang, Y. Huang, H. K. Pechkis, E. E. Eyler, P. L. Gould, W. C. Stwalley, R. A. Cline, J. D. Miller, and D. J. Heinzen, “Photoassociation of 85Rb atoms into 0u+states near the 5s + 5p atomic limits,” J. Phys. B39, S813 (2006)

44. J. Liang, R. N. Kohn, Jr., M. F. Becker, and D. J. Heinzen, “High precision laser beam shaping using a binary-amplitude spatial light modulator,” Appl. Opt. 29, 1323 (2009).

45. J. Liang, R. N. Kohn, Jr., M. F. Becker, and D. J. Heinzen, “1.5% root-mean-square flat-intensity laser beam formed using a binary-amplitude spatial light modulator,” Appl. Opt. 48, 1955 (2009)

46. X. Du., S. Wan, E. Yesilada, C. Ryu, D. J. Heinzen, Z. Liang, and B. Wu, “Bragg Spectroscopy of a SuperfluidBose-Hubbard Gas,” New. J. Phys. 12, 083025 (2010).

  • Fondren Centennial Foundation Chair in Physics, University of Texas, 2000 - present.
  • Fellow, American Physical Society, 1999 - present.
  • National Science Foundation National Young Investigator, 1992 - 1997.
  • Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 1991 - 1993.
  • National Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow, 1988 - 1990.
  • Lester Wolfe Fellow, 1981 - 1988.