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Contact: Abby Vogel
Georgia Institute of Technology

GTRI Ion Trap

Caption: This is an optical microscope image of an ion trap designed at GTRI. The dark rectangle is the loading slot that calcium atoms stream through before they are hit with a laser and trapped.

Credit: Georgia Tech/Charlie Doret

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