Measuring Femtosecond Pulses with Linear Optics and Nonlinear Electronics

  • S. Diddams
  • S. Prein
  • J.-C. Diels
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 62)


We characterize femtosecond pulses in amplitude and phase with a combination of a dispersion-free spectrometer and an integrated picosecond photodiode/microwave detector.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Diddams
    • 1
  • S. Prein
    • 2
  • J.-C. Diels
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Physics and AstronomyUniv. of New MexicoAlbuquerqueUSA
  2. 2.Physikalisches InstitutUniversität WürzburgWürzburgGermany

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