The Anti-Resonant Ring in Ultrafast Excite—Probe Spectroscopy

  • R. Trebino
  • C. C. Hayden
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 53)

Abstract

We show that the anti-resonant ring is a versatile detection arrangement in ultrafast spectroscopy, allowing very accurate optical removal of the probe-laser background light and slow effects, independent measurement of absorption and refractive-index transients through optical homodyning, and maximal signal-to-noise ratios.

Keywords

Combustion Ethylene Glycol Malachite 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Trebino
    • 1
  • C. C. Hayden
    • 1
  1. 1.Combustion Research FacilitySandia National LaboratoriesLivermoreUSA

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