Simulation of cryogenic buffer gas beams

@article{Takahashi2020SimulationOC,
  title={Simulation of cryogenic buffer gas beams},
  author={Yuiki Takahashi and David Shlivko and Gabriel Woolls and Nicholas R. Hutzler},
  journal={arXiv: Atomic Physics},
  year={2020}
}
The cryogenic buffer gas beam (CBGB) is an important tool in the study of cold and ultracold molecules. While there are known techniques to enhance desired beam properties, such as high flux, low velocity, or reduced divergence, they have generally not undergone detailed numerical optimization. Numerical simulation of buffer gas beams is challenging, as the relevant dynamics occur in regions where the density varies by orders of magnitude, rendering standard numerical methods unreliable or… Expand
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