We use photoassociation of ultracold Na to study transitions from free atoms to bound molecules. We obtain rovibrational spectra of the 1g, the 0u+, and, for the first time, the 0g - "purely long-range" state of Na2, all of which dissociate to Na(3 2S1/2)+Na(3 2P 3/2).
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physics and Astronomy(all)
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry