Towards the cold atom analog false vacuum

  title={Towards the cold atom analog false vacuum},
  author={Jonathan Braden and Matthew Camp Johnson and Hiranya V. Peiris and Silke E. Ch. Weinfurtner},
  journal={Journal of High Energy Physics},
A bstractAnalog condensed matter systems present an exciting opportunity to simulate early Universe models in table-top experiments. We consider a recent proposal for an analog condensed matter experiment to simulate the relativistic quantum decay of the false vacuum. In the proposed experiment, two ultra-cold condensates are coupled via a time-varying radio-frequency field. The relative phase of the two condensates in this system is approximately described by a relativistic scalar field with a… 

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