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Ilya Arakelyan

Research Scholar

Riddick Hall 208


Dr. Arakelyan received his PhD in Physics in 2010 from the University of Maryland at College Park. Since then he is working at the AMO Physics Laboratory of Dr. John Thomas.

Research Description

His current research project focuses on studies of pairing mechanisms in strongly interacting quasi-two-dimensional two-component Fermi gases of 6Li atoms.

Selected Publications

Atom Pairing in Optical Superlattices
J. Kangara, Chingyun Cheng, S. Pegahan, I. Arakelyan, & J. E. Thomas
Phys. Rev. Lett., 120, (2018), 083203, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.083203

Fermi gases in the two-dimensional to quasi-two-dimensional crossover
C. Y. Cheng, J. Kangara, I. Arakelyan, & J. E. Thomas
Phys. Rev. A, 94, (2016), 031606, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.94.031606

Spin-Imbalanced Quasi-Two-Dimensional Fermi Gases
W. Ong, Chingyun Cheng, I. Arakelyan, and J. E. Thomas
Phys. Rev. Lett., 114, (2015), 110403, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.110403

Polaron-to-Polaron Transitions in the Radio-Frequency Spectrum of a Quasi-Two-Dimensional Fermi Gas
Y. Zhang, W. Ong, I. Arakelyan, and J. E. Thomas
Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, (2012), 235302, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.235302