Accurate holographic light potentials for cold-atom experiments

Schroff, Paul and La Rooij, Arthur and Haller, Elmar and Kuhr, Stefan; (2023) Accurate holographic light potentials for cold-atom experiments. In: Digital Holography and Three-Dimensional Imaging 2023. Optica, [S.I.]. ISBN 9781957171289 (

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We holographically generate light potentials on a microscopic scale relevant for cold-atom experiments using a liquid crystal spatial light modulator and two high-NA microscope objectives. The root-mean-squared error of our potentials falls within the range of 3.6 − 6.2%.