Determination of the Dipole Moments of Molecular Ions from the Rotational Zeeman Effect by Tunable Far-Infrared Laser Spectroscopy [and Discussion]

K. B. Laughlin , G. A. Blake , R. C. Cohen , D. C. Hovde , R. J. Saykally , H.-J. Foth , E. Hirota , T. Oka

Abstract

The details of the first experimental determination of the dipole moment of a molecular ion from the rotational Zeeman effect are presented, along with an assessment of the ultimate accuracy of the technique.