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Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Long Beach, California United States
May 21, 2006
ISBN: 1-55752-813-6
Laser Proton Acceleration and Contrast Improvements (JThA)

Enhancement of the Temporal Contrast of the 50 TW- Laser up to 1011

Victor Yanovsky, Vladimir Chvykov, Pascal Rousseau, Galina Kalinchenko, and Stephen Reed

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We demonstrate the highest contrast -1011 multi-terawatt CPA Ti:sapphire laser by applying a modified XPW method. This method produces a contrast improvement by direct amplification of the oscillator pulse without a double CPA system.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(320.0320) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast optics
(320.5540) Ultrafast optics : Pulse shaping

V. Yanovsky, V. Chvykov, P. Rousseau, G. Kalinchenko, and S. Reed, "Enhancement of the Temporal Contrast of the 50 TW- Laser up to 1011," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper JThA5.

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