Anderson localization of a non-interacting Bose–Einstein condensate

  title={Anderson localization of a non-interacting Bose–Einstein condensate},
  author={G. Roati and Chiara D’Errico and Leonardo Fallani and Marco Fattori and Chiara Fort and Matteo Zaccanti and Giovanni Modugno and Michele Modugno and M. Inguscio},
Anderson localization of waves in disordered media was originally predicted fifty years ago, in the context of transport of electrons in crystals. The phenomenon is much more general and has been observed in a variety of systems, including light waves. However, Anderson localization has not been observed directly for matter waves. Owing to the high degree of control over most of the system parameters (in particular the interaction strength), ultracold atoms offer opportunities for the study of… 

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