Laser-trap definitions

A device that uses magnetic coils and tunable lasers to slow down atoms or particles and trap them in a confined space. A laser trap is used to form a Bose-Einstein condensate.
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A device that uses magnetic coils and lasers with tunable frequencies to suspend atoms or particles in a small region of space and to slow them down, reducing their temperature. Laser traps have been used to form Bose-Einstein condensates.
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