Publications

If you would like a copy of any of our publications, please send me an email: wwilliams@smith.edu

*Indicates undergraduate author

  1. W.D. Williams, M.T. Herd, E.C. Cook, “Pulsed triple frequency modulation for frequency stabilization and control of two lasers to an optical cavity”, Review of Scientific Instruments 91, 085116 (2020)
    https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0010085
  2. E.C. Cook, A.D. Vira,* W.D. Williams, “Resonant two-photon spectroscopy of the 2s3d 1D2 level of neutral 9Be”, Physical Review A 101, 042503 (2020)
    https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.101.042503
  3. E.C. Cook, A.D. Vira,* C. Patterson,* E. Livernois,* and W.D. Williams, “Testing quantum electrodynamics in the lowest singlet state of neutral beryllium-9”, Physical Review Letters 121, 053001 (2018)
    https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.053001
  4.  A.L. Win, W.D. Williams, T. Carroll, and C.I. Sukenik, “Catalysis of Stark-tuned interactions between ultracold Rydberg atoms,” Physics Review A 98, 032703 (2018)
    https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.98.032703
  5.  W.D. Williams, M.-T. Herd, and W.B. Hawkins “Spectroscopic study of the 7p1/2 and 7p3/2 states in cesium-133: Hyperfine structure and absolute energy,” Laser Physics Letters 15 (9), 095702 (2018)
    https://doi.org/10.1088/1612-202X/aac97e
  6.  C. Patterson,* A.D. Vira,* M.-T. Herd, W.B. Hawkins, and W.D. Williams, “Calibrating an ultra-low expansion cavity for high precision spectroscopy from 439.6 nm – 475.7 nm using molecular tellurium lines,” Review of Scientific Instruments 89, 033107 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5008290
  7.  M.K. Omar, W. D. Williams, and C.I. Sukenik, “Photoassociative spectroscopy of argon and krypton,” Journal of the Optical Society of America B (JOSA B) 33(11), 2302-2307 (2016)
  8.  A. Knecht, R. Hong, D. W. Zumwalt, B. G. Delbridge, A. García, P. Mueller, H. E. Swanson, I. S. Towner, S. Utsuno, W. Williams, and C. Wrede, “Precision Measurement of the 6He Half-Life and the Weak Axial Current in Nuclei,” Physical Review C 86, 035506 (2012)
  9.  W. Jiang, K. Bailey, Z.-T. Lu, P. Mueller, T.P. O’Connor, C.-F. Cheng, S.-M. Hu, R. Purtschert, N.C. Sturchio, Y.R. Sun, W. Williams, and G.-M. Yang, “An Atom Counter for Measuring 81Kr and 85Kr in Environmental Samples”, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 91,1-6 (2012)
  10.  A. Knecht, R. Hong, D. W. Zumwalt, B. G. Delbridge, A. García, P. Mueller, H. E. Swanson, I. S. Towner, S. Utsuno, W. Williams, and C. Wrede, “Precision Measurement of the 6He Half-Life and the Weak Axial Current in Nuclei,” Physical Review Letters 108, 122502 (2012)
  11.  A. Knecht, D.W. Zumwalt, B.G. Delbridge, A. Garcia, G.C. Harper, R. Hong, P. Mueller, A.S.C Palmer, R.G.H. Robertson, H.E. Swanson, S. Utsuno, D.I. Will, W. Williams, and C. Wrede, “A high-intensity source of (6)He atoms for fundamental research”, Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 660, 43 (2011)
  12.  W. Jiang, W. Williams, K. Bailey, A.M. Davis, S.-M. Hu, Z.-T. Lu, T.P. O’Connor, R. Purtschert, N.C. Sturchio, Y.R. Sun, and P. Mueller, “Ar-39 Detection at the 10-16 Isotopic Abundance Level with Atom Trap Trace Analysis,” Physical Review Letters 106, 103001 (2011)
  13.  W. Williams, Z.-T. Lu, K. Rudinger, C.-Y. Xu, R. Yokochi, and P. Mueller, Spectroscopic study of the cycling transition 4s[3/2]2–4p[5/2]3 at 811.8 nm in 39Ar: Hyperfine structure and isotope shift,” Physical Review A 83, 012512 (2011)
  14.  L. Isenhower, W. Williams, A. Dally, and M. Saffman, “Atom trapping in an interferometrically generated bottle beam trap,” Optics Letters 34, 1159 (2009)
  15.  W. Williams and M. Saffman, “Compression and localization of an atomic cloud in a time dependent optical lattice,” Journal of Modern Optics 55, 2187 (2008)
  16.  W. Williams and M. Saffman, “Two-dimensional atomic lithography by submicrometer focusing of atomic beams,” Journal of the Optical Society of America B (JOSA B): Opt. Phys. 23 (6): 1161-1169 (2006)