Generation of Blue-Green 10 fs Pulses Using an Excimer-Pumped Dye Amplifier

  • R. W. Schoenlein
  • J.-Y. Bigot
  • M. T. Portella
  • C. V. Shank
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 53)

Abstract

A CPM laser at 620 nm is used to generate 22 fs pulses at 500 nm using an excimer-pumped dye amplifier and continuum generation. The blue-green pulses are compressed to 10 fs using a fiber and grating/prism combination.

Keywords

Nickel Quartz Attenuation Glycol Autocorrelation 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. W. Schoenlein
    • 1
  • J.-Y. Bigot
    • 1
  • M. T. Portella
    • 1
  • C. V. Shank
    • 1
  1. 1.Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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