29 May 2002 Generation of high-intensity individual attosecond pulses
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Proceedings Volume 4752, ICONO 2001: Ultrafast Phenomena and Strong Laser Fields; (2002) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.469117
Event: XVII International Conference on Coherent and Nonlinear Optics (ICONO 2001), 2001, Minsk, Belarus
Abstract
The generation of individual high-intensity attosecond pulses by stimulated electronic Raman self-scattering of femtosecond optical pulses is investigated through numerical simulation. The shortest and most intense attosecond pulses are found to occur for 4(pi) - pulses, which are associated with previously predicted self-induced transparency in the stimulated Raman self-scattering of fs-pulses. The simulations show that an initial 10 fs laser pulse (4 optical cycles at the full width at half maximum with 780 nm wavelength) is transformed into a pulse of width 0.33 fs having a peak intensity significantly greater than the initial pulse.
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I. P. Prokopovich, Justin Peatross, "Generation of high-intensity individual attosecond pulses", Proc. SPIE 4752, ICONO 2001: Ultrafast Phenomena and Strong Laser Fields, (29 May 2002); doi: 10.1117/12.469117; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.469117
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