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Publications 2014 - Present


Floquet engineering ultracold polar molecules to simulate topological insulators

T. Schuster, F. Flicker, M. Li, S. Kotochigova, J. E. Moore, J. Ye , and N. Y. Yao,

Phys. Rev. A 103, 063322 (2021)

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Realizing Hopf Insulators in Dipolar Spin Systems

T. Schuster, F. Flicker, M. Li, S. Kotochigova, J. E. Moore, J. Ye , and N. Y. Yao,

Phys. Rev. Lett. 127, 015301 (2021)

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Roaming pathways and survival probability in real‐time collisional dynamics of cold and controlled bialkali molecules

J. Kłos, Q. Guan, H. Li, M. Li, E. Tiesinga, and S. Kotochigova,

Nature/Scientific Reports 11:10598 (2021)

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Magic conditions for multiple rotational states of bialkali molecules in optical lattices

Q. Guan , S. L. Cornish , and S. Kotochigova, 

Phys. Rev. A 103, 043311 (2021)

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Non-adiabatic quantum interference in the ultracold Li + LiNa -> Li2 + Na reaction

K. Kendrick, H. Li, M. Li, S. Kotochigova, J. F. E. Croft, and N. Balakrishnan,

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 23, 5096 (2021)

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Effects of conical intersections on hyperfine quenching of hydroxyl OH in collision with an ultracold Sr atom

M. Li, J. Klos, A. Petrov, H. Li, and S. Kotochigova,

Nature/Sci. Reports  10, 14130 (2020)

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Photon-mediated charge exchange reactions between 39K atoms and 40Ca+ ions in a hybrid trap

H. Li, S. Jyothi, M. Li, J. Klos, A. Petrov, K. Brown, and S. Kotochigova,

PCCP 22, 10870 (2020)

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Enhanced molecular yield from a cryogenic buffer gas beam source via excited state chemistry

A. Jadbabaie, N. H. Pilgram, J. Klos, S. Kotochigova, and N. R. Hutzler,

New J. Phys. 22, 022002 (2020)

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Feshbach resonances in p-wave three-body recombination within Fermi-Fermi mixtures of open-shell 6Li and

closed-shell 173Yb Atoms

A. Green, H. Li, J.H.S. Toh, X. Tang, K. C. McCormick, M. Li, E. Tiesinga, S. Kotochigova, and S. Gupta,

Phys. Rev. X 10, 031037 (2020)

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Prospects for laser cooling of polyatomic molecules with increasing complexity

J. Klos and S. Kotochigova,

Phys. Rev. Research 2, 013384 (2020)

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Tune-out and magic wavelengths for ground-state 23Na40K molecules

A. Schindewolf, X.-Y. Chen, M. Duda, S. Kotochigova, I. Bloch, and X.-Y. Luo, 

Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, 023201 (2020)

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Nondestructive dispersive imaging of rotationally excited ultracold molecules

Q. Guan, M. Highman, E. J. Meier, G. R. Williams, V. Scarola, B. DeMarco, S. Kotochigova, and B. Gadway,

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 22, 20531 (2020)

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Emulating optical cycling centers in polyatomic molecules

Ming Li, Jacek Klos, Alexander Petrov, and Svetlana Kotochigova

Comm. Physics-Nature 2, 148 (2019) 

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Making perfectly controlled arrays of molecules at rest

Svetlana Kotochigova

Science 365, 1079 (2019)

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Universal Scattering of Ultracold Atoms and Molecules in Optical Potentials

Hui Li, Ming Li, Constantinos Makrides, Alexander Petrov, and Svetlana Kotochigova

Atoms 7, 36 (2019)

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Excitation-assisted nonadiabatic charge-transfer reaction in a mixed atom-ion system

Ming Li, Michael Mills, Prateek Puri, Alexander Petrov, Eric R. Hudson, and Svetlana Kotochigova

Phys. Rev. A 99, 062706 (2019)

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Two-photon photoassociation spectroscopy of the 2􏰂􏰂Sigma+ YbLi molecular ground state

Alaina Green, Jun Hui See Toh, Richard Roy, Ming Li, Svetlana Kotochigova, and Subhadeep Gupta

Phys. Rev. A 99, 063416 (2019)

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Engineering Excited-State Interactions at Ultracold Temperatures

Michael Mills, Prateek Puri, Ming Li, Steven J. Schowalter, Alexander Dunning, Christian Schneider, 

Svetlana Kotochigova, and Eric R. Hudson

Phys. Rev. Lett. 122, 233401 (2019)

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Orbital magnetism in spin dynamics of strongly interacting magnetic lanthanide atoms   

Ming Li, Eite Tiesinga, and Svetlana Kotochigova

Phys. Rev. A 97, 053627 (2018)

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Fractal universality in near-threshold magnetic lanthanide dimers

Constantinos Makrides, Ming Li, Eite Tiesinga, and Svetlana Kotochigova

Science Advances 4:eaap8308 (2018)

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Extending Rotational Coherence of Interacting Polar Molecules in a Spin-Decoupled Magic Trap

Frauke Seeßelberg, Xin-Yu Luo, Ming Li, Roman Bause, Svetlana Kotochigova,

Immanuel Bloch, and Christoph Gohle

Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 253401 (2018)

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Universality and chaoticity in ultracold K+KRb chemical reactions
J. F. E. Croft, C. Makrides, M. Li, A. Petrov, B. K. Kendrick, N. Balakrishnan, and S. Kotochigova 

Nature Comm. 8, 15897 (2017)

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Pendular trapping conditions for ultracold polar molecules enforced by external electric fields

M. Li, A. Petrov, C. Makrides, E. Tiesinga, and S. Kotochigova 

Phys. Rev. A 95, 063422 (2017)

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Laser controlled charge-transfer reaction at low temperatures

A. Petrov, C. Makrides, and S. Kotochigova. 

J. Chem. Phys. 146, 084304 (2017)
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Explanation of efficient quenching of molecular ion vibrational motion by ultracold atoms 

T. Stoecklin, P. Halvick, M. A. Gannouni, M. Hochlaf, S. Kotochigova, and E. R. Hudson 

Nature Comm. 7,11234  (2016)

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Photoassociative production of ultracold heteronuclear YbLi∗ molecules 

R. Roy, R. Shrestha, A. Green, and S. Gupta, M. Li, S. Kotochigova,  A. Petrov, and C. H. Yuen 

Phys. Rev. A 94, 033413 (2016)

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Magnetic field dependent interactions in an ultracold Li–Yb(3P2) mixture

W. Dowd, R. J. Roy, R. K. Shrestha, A. Petrov, C. Makrides, S. Kotochigova, and S. Gupta

New J. Phys. 17, 055007 (2015)

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Photodissociation spectroscopy of the dysprosium monochloride molecular ion

A. Dunning, A. Petrov, S. J. Schowalter, P. Puri, S. Kotochigova, and E. R. Hudson

J.  Chem. Phys. 143, 124309 (2015)

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Magnetic control of ultra-cold 6Li and 174Yb(3P2) atom mixtures with Feshbach resonances

A. Petrov, C. Makrides, and S. Kotochigova

New J. Phys. 17, 045010 (2015)

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Ultracold chemistry with alkali-metal–rare-earth molecules
C. Makrides, J. Hazra, G. B. Pradhan, A. Petrov, B. K. Kendrick, T. González-Lezana, N. Balakrishnan, and S. Kotochigova

Phys. Rev. A 91, 012708 (2015)

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Ultracold Dipolar Molecules Composed of Strongly Magnetic Atoms

A. Frisch, M. Mark, K. Aikawa, S. Baier, R. Grimm, A. Petrov, S. Kotochigova, G. Quéméner, M. Lepers, O. Dulieu, and F. Ferlaino

Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 203201 (2015)

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Emergence of Chaotic Scattering in Ultracold Er and Dy

T. Maier, H. Kadau, M. Schmitt, M. Wenzel, I. Ferrier-Barbut, T. Pfau, A. Frisch, S. Baier, K. Aikawa, L. Chomaz, M. J. Mark, F. Ferlaino, C. Makrides, E. Tiesinga, A. Petrov, and S. Kotochigova

Phys. Rev. X 5, 041029 (2015)

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Ultracold Heteronuclear Mixture of Ground and Excited State Atoms

A. Khramov, A. Hansen, W. Dowd, R. J. Roy, C. Makrides, A. Petrov, S. Kotochigova, and S. Gupta

Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 033201 (2014)

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Quantum chaos in ultracold collisions of gas-phase erbium atoms

A. Frisch, M. Mark, K. Aikawa, F. Ferlaino, J. L. Bohn, C. Makrides, A. Petrov, and S. Kotochigova

Nature 507, 475-488, (2014)

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Controlling interactions between highly magnetic atoms with Feshbach resonances
S. Kotochigova
Rep. Prog. Phys. 77, 093901 (2014)

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Action spectroscopy of SrCl+ using an integrated ion trap time-of-flight mass spectrometer

P. Puri, S. J. Schowalter, S. Kotochigova, A. Petrov, and E. R. Hudson
J. Chem. Phys. 141, 014309 (2014)

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