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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 9 — Mar. 20, 1992
  • pp: 1225–1228

Large temporal stretching of ultrashort pulses

François Salin, Jeff Squier, and Gérard Mourou  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 9, pp. 1225-1228 (1992)

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We demonstrate the stretching of 100- fs pulses by a factor of 12,000, using standard-size optical elements. These stretched pulses are then amplified and recompressed to their initial duration.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: March 5, 1991
Published: March 20, 1992

François Salin, Jeff Squier, and Gérard Mourou, "Large temporal stretching of ultrashort pulses," Appl. Opt. 31, 1225-1228 (1992)

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