Marianna Safronova

Professor
Office: 
214 Sharp Lab
Phone: 
(302) 831-8767

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Research Projects

  • Studies of fundamental symmetries
  • Modeling of trapped atoms for atomic clocks and quantum information
  • Development of new relativistic high-precision methodologies for atomic calculations
  • Calculation of atomic properties for various applications

Notable Publications

  • S. G. Porsev, M. S. Safronova, M. G. Kozlov, “Electric dipole moment enhancement factor of thallium”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 173001 (2012).
  • M. S. Safronova, M. G. Kozlov, and Charles W. Clark, “Blackbody radiation shifts in optical atomic clocks”, IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 59, 439 (2012).
  • M. S. Safronova, M. G. Kozlov, and Charles W. Clark, “Precision Calculation of Blackbody Radiation Shifts for Optical Frequency Metrology”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 143006 (2011).
  • J. Mitroy, M.S. Safronova, and Charles W. Clark, “TOPICAL REVIEW: Theory and applications of atomic and ionic polarizabilities”, J. Phys. B 43, 202001 (2010).
  • Bindiya Arora, M.S. Safronova, and Charles W. Clark, “State-insensitive bichromatic optical trapping”, Phys. Rev. A 82, 022509 (2010).
  • M. S. Safronova, Dansha Jiang, Bindiya Arora, Charles W. Clark, M. G. Kozlov, U. I. Safronova, and W. R. Johnson, “Blackbody Radiation Shifts and Theoretical Contributions to Atomic Clock Research”, IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 57, 94 (2010).
  • M.S. Safronova, M. G. Kozlov, W. R. Johnson and Dansha Jiang, “Development of a configuration-interaction plus all-order method for atomic calculations”, Phys. Rev. A 80, 012516 (2009).
  • M.S. Safronova, Rupsi Pal, Dansha Jiang, M.G. Kozlov, W.R. Johnson, and U.I. Safronova, “New directions in atomic PNC”, Nuclear Physics A 827, 411c (2009).
  • E. Gomez, S. Aubin, L. A. Orozco, G. D. Sprouse, E. Iskrenova-Tchoukova, and M. S. Safronova, "Nuclear magnetic moment of 210Fr: A combined theoretical and experimental approach," Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 172502 (2008).
  • M. S. Safronova and W. R. Johnson, "All-order methods for relativistic atomic structure calculations," review article in Advances in Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics series, volume 55, 191 (2007).
  • B. Arora, M. S. Safronova, and C. W. Clark, "Magic wavelengths for the ns-np transitions in alkali-metal atoms," Phys. Rev. A 76, 052509 (2007).
  • M. S. Safronova, C. J. Williams, and C. W. Clark, "Optimizing the fast Rydberg quantum gate," Phys. Rev. A 67, 040303 (2003).
  • Bindiya Arora, M. S. Safronova, and Charles W. Clark, "Tune-out wavelengths of alkali-metal atoms and their applications", Phys. Rev. A 84, 043401 (2011).