The PVLAS collaboration: Experimental search for anisotropy of the phase velocity of light in vacuum due to a static magnetic field
Authors: Zavattini E., Brandi F., Bregant M., Cantatore G., Carusotto S., Della Valle F., Di Domenico G., Gastaldi U., Milotti E., Pengo R., Petrucci G., Polacco E., Ruoso G., Zavattini G.
Autors Affiliation: University and I.N.F.N., Trieste, Italy;
University and I.N.F.N., Pisa, Italy;
University and I.N.F.N., Padova, Italy;
University and I.N.F.N., Ferrara, Italy;
Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro of L.N.F.N, Italy;
University of Udine and I.N.F.N., Trieste, Italy;
CERN, Geneva, Switzerland
Abstract: After a brief description of the now operating PVLAS1 apparatus and of its goals, we present and discuss the preliminary experimental results obtained from the first recent measurement runs conducted with the complete setup.
KeyWords: SPACED DATA; BIREFRINGENCE; PARTICLES; MASSLESS; Static magnetic fields