We investigate enhancement of femtosecond supercontinua (SC) in various nonlinear media including solvents by seeding the SC with nanojoule to microjoule visible pulses. Increasing enhancement for decreasing nonlinear refraction is observed.
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T. R. Ensley, D. A. Fishman, S. Webster, D. J. Hagan, and E. W. Van Stryland, "Seeded Femtosecond Supercontinua in Various Media," in Frontiers in Optics 2011/Laser Science XXVII, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper FWP6.
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