3 November 2005 A virtual antenna produced in air by intense femtosecond laser pulses
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When propagating in air intense femtosecond laser pulses organize into intense self-guided light pulses. In turn, such self-guided pulses generate in their wake extended thin plasma columns. We show that these plasma columns act like antennas able to radiate electromagnetic pulses.
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G. Méchain, G. Méchain, A. Mysyrowicz, A. Mysyrowicz, M. Depiesse, M. Depiesse, M. Pellet, M. Pellet, } "A virtual antenna produced in air by intense femtosecond laser pulses", Proc. SPIE 5989, Technologies for Optical Countermeasures II; Femtosecond Phenomena II; and Passive Millimetre-Wave and Terahertz Imaging II, 59890S (3 November 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.631202; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.631202
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