We show that field-free molecular orientation induced by a half-cycle pulse may be considerably enhanced by an additional laser pulse inducing molecular anti-alignment. Two qualitatively different enhancement mechanisms are identified depending on the pulse order.
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E. Gershnabel, I. S. Averbukh, and R. J. Gordon, " Molecular Orientation via Molecular Anti-Alignment," in 15th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, OSA Technical Digest Series (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper TuG27.
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