The geometry of a single-shot pulse measurement can lead to errors in the pulse characterization. An analysis of this problem is presented, and an algorithm for extracting the correct pulse information is proposed.
© 1996 Optical Society of America
An-Chun Tien, Steve Kane, Jeff Squier, Bern Kohler, and Kent Wilson, "Geometrical distortions and correction algorithm in single-shot pulse measurements: application to frequency-resolved optical gating," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 13, 1160-1165 (1996)