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Novel Method of Waveform Evaluation of Ultrashort Optical Pulses

  • Tetsuro Kobayashi
  • Feng-Chen Guo
  • Akihiro Morimoto
  • Tadasi Sueta
  • Yoshio Cho
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 38)

Abstract

For the measurement of ultrashort optical pulses SHG auto-correlation method has been most popularly used [1,2]. For this case, an adequate pulse shape such as sech2, Gauss, etc., is presumed and then the correlation width is converted into the pulsewidth. Since one SHG correlation curve does not correspond identically to one pulse waveform, this method includes inevitable ambiguity and is, particularly, not applicable to the pulse with unfamiliar or unanticipa waveform.

Keywords

Pulse Shape Pulse Train Optical Field Line Spectrum Pulse Waveform 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tetsuro Kobayashi
    • 1
  • Feng-Chen Guo
    • 1
  • Akihiro Morimoto
    • 1
  • Tadasi Sueta
    • 1
  • Yoshio Cho
    • 2
  1. 1.Engineering ScienceOsaka UniversityMachikaneyama-Cho Toyonaka, Osaka 560Japan
  2. 2.Scientific and Industrial ResearchOsaka UniversityYamadagaoka, Suita, Osaka 565Japan

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