Momentum imaging techniques have been used to measure the full momentum vectors of coincident pairs of singly ionized fragments emerging from the focus of 8-35 fs pulses of 800 nm light onto targets of H2, O2 and N2. Three mechanisms for double ionization are identified and discussed.
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C. L. Cocke, "Mechanisms for double ionization of light molecules by intense laser pulses studied through momentum imaging," in Frontiers in Optics 2004/Laser Science XXII/Diffractive Optics and Micro-Optics/Optical Fabrication and Testing, OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper FMA4.
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