Transistorlike behavior of a Bose-Einstein condensate in a triple-well potential

  title={Transistorlike behavior of a Bose-Einstein condensate in a triple-well potential},
  author={James A. Stickney and Dana Z. Anderson and A Zozulya},
  journal={Physical Review A},
In the last several years considerable efforts have been devoted to developing Bose-Einstein-condensate-based devices for applications such as fundamental research, precision measurements, and integrated atom optics. Such devices, capable of complex functionality, can be designed from simpler building blocks as is done in microelectronics. One of the most important components of microelectronics is a transistor. We demonstrate that a Bose-Einstein condensate in a three-well potential structure… Expand
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