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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 38, Iss. 6 — Feb. 20, 1999
  • pp: 1058–1064

Spherical Aberration in Spatial and Temporal Transforming Lenses of Femtosecond Laser Pulses

Guillermo O. Mattei and Mirta A. Gil  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 38, Issue 6, pp. 1058-1064 (1999)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.38.001058


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Abstract

We study the influence of third-order spherical aberration on the group velocity dispersion and on the propagation time delay of a plane pulse that is focused by a thin lens. Applications in refractive–diffractive propagation time delay compensation systems and in Gaussian temporal-shaped pulses are analyzed.

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OCIS Codes
(220.1010) Optical design and fabrication : Aberrations (global)
(220.3620) Optical design and fabrication : Lens system design
(320.5550) Ultrafast optics : Pulses

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Guillermo O. Mattei and Mirta A. Gil, "Spherical Aberration in Spatial and Temporal Transforming Lenses of Femtosecond Laser Pulses," Appl. Opt. 38, 1058-1064 (1999)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-38-6-1058


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