The Budker Group

U.C. Berkeley Physics Department

We are an experimental atomic physics group interested in discrete symmetry violations, spectroscopy of rare and alkaline earth atoms, and applied nonlinear spectroscopy.

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Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers: The Movie

 Berkeley Graduate Exam QuestionsPhysics on Your Feet: Berkeley Graduate Exam Questions

Dmitry Budker and Alexander O. Sushkov (OUP, 2015)

 Understanding light-atom interactionsOptically Polarized Atoms: Understanding light-atom interactions

Marcis Auzinsh, Dmitry Budker, and Simon Rochester (OUP, 2010)

Test of Bose-Einstein statistics for photons

Optical MagnetometryOptical Magnetometry

Dmitry Budker and Derek F. Jackson Kimball, Eds.  (CUP, 2013)

Atomic Physics. Exploration through Problems and SolutionsAtomic Physics. Exploration through Problems and Solutions

D. Budker, D. F. Kimball, and D. P. DeMille (1/e 2003; 2/e 2008)