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  • Vol. 16, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1999
  • pp: 188–193

Influence of optical quality on chirped-pulse amplification: characterization of a 150-nm-bandwidth stretcher

V. Bagnoud and F. Salin  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 16, Issue 1, pp. 188-193 (1999)

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We use a spectral interferometric method to characterize a 150-nm-bandwidth stretcher. We analyze the phase distortion that is due to the system and show the influence of the quality of the mirrors on the pulse duration.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(320.5520) Ultrafast optics : Pulse compression
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers
(320.7100) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast measurements

V. Bagnoud and F. Salin, "Influence of optical quality on chirped-pulse amplification: characterization of a 150-nm-bandwidth stretcher," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 188-193 (1999)

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