Liu Lab

 

 

 

 

 

 

Selected Publications

 

 

1. First-order Superfluid-to-Mott-insulator Phase Transitions in Spinor Condensates

J. Jiang, L. Zhao, S.-T. Wang, Z. Chen, T. Tang, L.-M. Duan, and Y. Liu,

Physical Review A 93, 063607 (2016)

 

2. Antiferromagnetic Spinor Condensates in a Two-dimensional Optical Lattice

L. Zhao, J. Jiang, T. Tang, M. Webb, and Y. Liu,

Physical Review Letters 114, 225302 (2015)

 

3. Mapping the Phase Diagram of Spinor Condensates via Adiabatic Quantum Phase Transitions

J. Jiang, L. Zhao, M. Webb, and Y. Liu,

Physical Review A 90, 023610 (2014)

 

4. Dynamics in Spinor Condensates Tuned by a Microwave Dressing Field

L. Zhao, J. Jiang, T. Tang, M. Webb, and Y. Liu,

Physical Review A 89, 023608 (2014)

 

5. Optimizing a spin-flip Zeeman Slower

L. Zhao, J. Jiang, and Y. Liu,

arXiv:1401.7181 (2014)

 

6. Simple and Efficient All-optical Production of Spinor Condensates

J. Jiang, L. Zhao, M. Webb, N, Jiang, H. Yang, and Y. Liu,

Physical Review A 88, 033620 (2013)

 

7. Number Fluctuations and Energy Dissipation in Sodium Spinor Condensates

Y. Liu, E. Gomez, S. E. Maxwell, L.D. Turner, E. Tiesinga and P. D. Lett ,

Physical Review Letters 102 , 225301 (2009).

(Selected for the July 2009 issue of Virtual Journal of Atomic Quantum Fluids)

 

8. Quantum Phase Transitions and Continuous Observation of Spinor Dynamics in an Antiferromagnetic Condensate

Y. Liu, S. Jung, S. E. Maxwell, L.D. Turner, E. Tiesinga and P. D, Lett ,

Physical Review Letters 102 , 125301 (2009).

 

9. Critical Velocity for Superfluid flow across the BEC - BCS Crossover

D. Miller, J. K. Chin, C. Stan, Y. Liu, C. Sanner, W. Setiawan and W. Ketterle,

Physical Review Letters 99 , 070402 (2007).

 

10. Evidence for Superfluidity of Ultracold Fermions in an Optical Lattice

J. K. Chin, D. Miller, Y. Liu, C. Stan, W. Setiawan, C. Sanner, K. Xu and W. Ketterle,

Nature 443 , 961-964 (2006).

 

11. Observation of Strong Quantum Depletion in a Gaseous Bose-Einstein Condensate

K. Xu , Y. Liu, D. Miller, J. K. Chin, W. Setiawan and W. Ketterle ,

Physical Review Letters 96 , 180405 (2006).

 

12. Sodium Bose-Einstein Condensates in an Optical Lattice

K. Xu , Y. Liu, J. Abo-Shaeer , T. Mukaiyama , J. K. Chin, D. Miller, W. Ketterle , K. M. Jones, and E. Tiesinga ,

Physical Review A . 72 , 043604 (2005).