A review of coherent VUV sources using the methods of nonlinear optics is given. The different competing nonlinear processes and the optimum conditions for resonant and nonresonant systems are discussed.
© 1980 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 6, 1980
Published: December 1, 1980
C. R. Vidal, "Coherent VUV sources for high resolution spectroscopy," Appl. Opt. 19, 3897-3903 (1980)