We present a rapid characterization technique for nonlinear absorption and refraction: the white-light continuum Z-scan. The broadband nature of this pump permits us to measure the two-photon absorption spectrum of ZnSe using only one beam.
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M. Balu, J. Hales, D. Hagan, and E. Van Stryland, "White-light continuum Z-scan technique for nonlinear materials characterization," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper CThJ1.
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