Hugh Robinson

Hugh Robinson

Professor Emeritus

Front Office Address: 
Physics Department, Box 90305, Durham, NC 27708

Overview

Precision measurement of g-factor ratios; wall-coated, evacuated cells for atomic clock; precision heterodyne spectroscopy; laser noise spectroscopy; cold-atom vapor cell traps; microwave Ramsey fringe spectroscopy using cold atoms; and theory of  two-photon multi-level spectroscopy. Miniaturization of atomic clocks and magnetometers.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Duke University 1954

Crampton, S. B., et al. “Hyperfine separation of deuterium.” Physical Review, vol. 141, no. 1, Dec. 1966, pp. 55–66. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRev.141.55. Full Text

Robinson, H. G. “Bolometer detection of nuclear quadrupole resonance.” Review of Scientific Instruments, vol. 27, no. 3, Dec. 1956, pp. 163–64. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.1715504. Full Text

Robinson, H. G. “Quadrupole spectrum of BiCl3.” Physical Review, vol. 100, no. 6, Dec. 1955, pp. 1731–34. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRev.100.1731. Full Text

Dehmelt, H. G., et al. “Nuclear quadrupole resonance of Hg201.” Physical Review, vol. 93, no. 3, Dec. 1954, pp. 480–82. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRev.93.480. Full Text

Robinson, H., et al. “Nuclear quadrupole couplings in solid bromides and iodides.” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 22, no. 3, Jan. 1954, pp. 511–15. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.1740097. Full Text

Robinson, H. G., et al. “Pure nuclear quadrupole spectrum of Bi209 in bismuth-triphenyl [15].” Physical Review, vol. 89, no. 6, Dec. 1953. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRev.89.1305. Full Text

Zibrov, A. S., et al. “Experimental Demonstration of Laser Oscillation without Population Inversion via Quantum Interference in Rb.” Physical Review Letters, vol. 75, no. 8, American Physical Society (APS), pp. 1499–502. Crossref, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.75.1499. Full Text

Knappe, S., et al. “Characterization of coherent population-trapping resonances as atomic frequency references.” Journal of the Optical Society of America B Optical Physics, vol. 18, no. 11, {OPTICAL SOC AMER}, pp. 1545–53.

WATANABE, S. F., and H. G. ROBINSON. “FREQUENCY-SHIFT ESTIMATES FOR MOTIONALLY NARROWED ZEEMAN RESONANCES.” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 17, no. 11, {AMER INST PHYSICS}, pp. 1127–28.

WATANABE, S. F., et al. “LINESHAPE ASYMMETRY AND FREQUENCY SHIFT IN A MOTIONALLY NARROWED ZEEMAN RESONANCE.” Physics Letters A, vol. A 32, no. 7, {ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV}, pp. 546-.

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