Anna Nikiel

Name Anna Nikiel
Phone +49-6131-39-23318 (office)
Fax +49-6131-39- 23428
Room 02-631
Address Staudingerweg 7
D 55128 Mainz



  • Metastability Exchange Optical Pumping at non standard conditions.

  • A Sensitive High Field NMR Magnetometers – accurate measurement of high magnetic field.



A. Nikiel, T. Palasz, M. Suchanek, M. Abboud, A. Sinatra, Z. Olejniczak, T. Dohnalik, G. Tastevin, P.-J. Nacher.

Eur. Phys. J. Spec. Top. 144, (2007) 255.
Metastability exchange optical pumping 3He at high pressure and high magnetic field for medical application.


K. Suchanek, M. Suchanek, A. Nikiel, T. Palasz, M. Abbound, A. Sinatra, P.-J. Nacher, G. Tastevin, Z. Olejniczak, T. Dohnalik

Eur. Phys. J. Spec. Top. 144, (2007) 67.
Optical measurement of absolute nuclear polarization of 3He gas in wide range of magnetic field and pressure.


T. Dohnalik, A. Nikiel, T. Palasz, M. Suchanek, G. Collier, M. Grenczuk, B. Glowacz and Z. Olejniczak 

Eur. Phys. J. Appl. Phys. 54, (2011) 20802.
Optimization of the pumping laser beam spatial profile in the MEOP experiment performed at elevated 3He pressures.


Selected contributions to conferences

ECAMP IX - The 9th European Conference on Atoms Molecules & Photons, 06.05-11.05 2007, Crete, Greece
Poster: 3He Metastability Exchange Optical Pumping Study at High Magnetic Field.

Amper NMR School, 24.06 - 31.06 2007, Bukowina, Poland
Talk: Nuclear Polarization of 3He at high pressure and high magnetic field for medical applications.

4th International Workshop For Pulmonary Functional Imaginary, 24. 09 – 26. 09 2009, Bostan, USA
Poster: Metastability exchange optical pumping of 3He gas at elevated pressure at 4.7 Tesla.

ECAMP X and EGAS 42 - European Group on Atomic Systems, 05.07- 09.07 2010, Salamanca, Spain
Poster: Metastability Exchange Optical Pumping of 3He at 4.7T up to 300 mbar.