Measurement of the relativistic Doppler shift in neon

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dc.contributor Aalto-yliopisto fi
dc.contributor Aalto University en
dc.contributor.author Kaivola, Matti
dc.contributor.author Poulsen, Ove
dc.contributor.author Riis, Erling
dc.contributor.author Lee, Siu Au
dc.date.accessioned 2015-04-15T09:00:24Z
dc.date.available 2015-04-15T09:00:24Z
dc.date.issued 1985
dc.identifier.citation Kaivola, Matti & Poulsen, Ove & Riis, Erling & Lee, Siu Au. 1985. Measurement of the relativistic Doppler shift in neon. Physical Review Letters. Volume 54, Issue 4. P. 255-258. 1079-7114 (electronic). 0031-9007 (printed). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.54.255. en
dc.identifier.issn 1079-7114 (electronic)
dc.identifier.issn 0031-9007 (printed)
dc.identifier.uri https://aaltodoc.aalto.fi/handle/123456789/15656
dc.description.abstract The relativistic Doppler shift is measured by the counting of the frequency difference between two cw dye lasers. One laser is locked to a two-photon transition in a fast beam of neon, and the other is locked to the same two-photon transition in thermal neon. The experimental result is compared to the prediction of special relativity. The result is in excellent agreement with this theory. An accuracy of 4x10exp-5 is obtained, which provides the most accurate direct verification of time dilatation to date. en
dc.format.extent 255-258
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher American Physical Society (APS) en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Physical Review Letters en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Volume 54, Issue 4
dc.rights Copyright 1985 American Physical Society (APS). http://www.aps.org/ fi
dc.subject.other Physics en
dc.title Measurement of the relativistic Doppler shift in neon en
dc.type A1 Alkuperäisartikkeli tieteellisessä aikakauslehdessä fi
dc.description.version Peer reviewed en
dc.rights.holder American Physical Society (APS) en
dc.contributor.school Perustieteiden korkeakoulu fi
dc.contributor.school School of Science en
dc.contributor.department Teknillisen fysiikan laitos fi
dc.contributor.department Department of Applied Physics en
dc.subject.keyword neon en
dc.subject.keyword relativistic Doppler shift en
dc.subject.keyword lasers en
dc.subject.keyword cw dye lasers en
dc.subject.keyword special relativity en
dc.subject.keyword two-photon transition en
dc.subject.keyword TPA en
dc.subject.keyword measuring methods en
dc.subject.keyword frequency difference en
dc.subject.keyword experimental results en
dc.identifier.urn URN:NBN:fi:aalto-201504132269
dc.type.dcmitype text en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1103/PhysRevLett.54.255
dc.type.version Final published version en


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