|Title||Cold-atom induced control of an opto-mechanical device|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||Paternostro, M, De Chiara, G, Palma, GM|
|Journal||Phys. Rev. Lett.|
We consider a cavity with a vibrating end mirror and coupled to a Bose-Einstein condensate. The cavity field mediates the interplay between mirror and collective oscillations of the atomic density. We study the implications of this dynamics and the possibility of an indirect diagnostic. Our predictions can be observed in a realistic setup that is central to the current quest for mesoscopic quantumness.