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

Hughes, V. W., et al. “Upper Limit for the Anisotropy of Inertial Mass from Nuclear Resonance Experiments.” Physical Review Letters, vol. 4, no. 7, American Physical Society (APS), pp. 342–44. Crossref, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.4.342. Full Text

KEISER, G. M., et al. “NEW DETERMINATION OF GJ HE-4, 2S-3(1)/GJ(1H,1S-21/2).” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 20, no. 11, {AMER INST PHYSICS}.

ROBINSON, H. G., et al. “GJ(HE-4,23S1)-GJ(H-1) IN A LOW-DENSITY PLASMA.” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 24, no. 9, {AMER INST PHYSICS}.

STAFFA, N. G., and H. G. ROBINSON. “MAGNETIC FIELD CORRECTION COILS THROUGH SIXTH ORDER.” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 14, no. 4, {AMER INST PHYSICS}, pp. 524-.

Knappe, Svenja A., et al. “Microfabricated saturated absorption laser spectrometer.” Optics Express, vol. 15, no. 10, {OPTICAL SOC AMER}, pp. 6293–99.

WATANABE, S. F., et al. “LINESHAPE ASYMMETRY AND FREQUENCY SHIFT FOR MOTIONALLY NARROWED ZEEMAN RESONANCES.” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 15, no. 4, {AMER INST PHYSICS}, pp. 561-.

KEYSER, P. T., et al. “ATTAINING LOW-DENSITY PLASMA IN HE-4.” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 24, no. 9, {AMER INST PHYSICS}.

JOHNSON, C. E., and H. G. ROBINSON. “PENNING IONIZATION OF RB AND CS BY NE(3P2).” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 24, no. 9, {AMER INST PHYSICS}.

JOHNSON, C. E., and H. G. ROBINSON. “GJ(HE-4+,12S1/2)/GJ (HE-4,23S1) PRELIMINARY RESULT.” Bulletin of the American Physical Society, vol. 23, no. 4, {AMER INST PHYSICS}.

JOHNSON, C. E., et al. “PENNING IONIZATION OF NA, K, RB, AND CS BY HE(251-3) IN A STATIONARY AFTERGLOW.” Journal of Physics B Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics, vol. 11, no. 5, {IOP PUBLISHING LTD}, pp. 927–33.

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