Exploring Extra Dimensions in Spectroscopy Experiments

Chinese Physics Letters (Impact Factor: 0.92). 05/2006; DOI: 10.1088/0256-307X/23/11/006
Source: arXiv

ABSTRACT We propose an idea in spectroscopy to search for extra spatial dimensions as well as to detect the possible deviation from Newton's inverse-square law at small scale, and we take high-Z hydrogenic systems and muonic atoms as illustrations. The relevant experiments might help to explore more than two extra dimensions scenario in ADD's brane world model and to set constraints for fundamental parameters such as the size of extra dimensions. Comment: 8 pages, 2 figures

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