Determination of the 5d6s3D1 State Lifetime and Blackbody Radiation Clock Shift in Yb

  title={Determination of the 5d6s3D1 State Lifetime and Blackbody Radiation Clock Shift in Yb},
  author={Kyle Beloy and Jeff A. Sherman and Nathan D. Lemke and N. Hinkley and Christopher W. Oates and Andrew D. Ludlow},
  journal={Physical Review A},
Abstract : The Stark shift of the ytterbium optical clock transition due to room temperature blackbody radiation is dominated by a static Stark effect, which was recently measured to high accuracy [J. A. Sherman et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 153002 (2012)]. However, room temperature operation of the clock at 10{-18} inaccuracy requires a dynamic correction to this static approximation. This dynamic correction largely depends on a single electric dipole matrix element for which theoretically and… 

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