OSA's Digital Library

Journal of the Optical Society of America B

Journal of the Optical Society of America B

| OPTICAL PHYSICS

  • Editor: Henry M. Van Driel
  • Vol. 24, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 2007
  • pp: 606–608

Lifetime of fluorocarbon for high-energy stimulated Brillouin scattering

Olivier Chalus and Jean-Claude Diels  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 24, Issue 3, pp. 606-608 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.24.000606


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (224 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Heavy fluorocarbons are used for stimulated Brillouin scattering mirrors and compression. In this article, we studied the change of absorption spectrum of FC-72 and FC-75 due to the exposure to intense laser pulses. The fluorocarbons have been exposed to laser beams at 1064, 532, and 266 nm. The result shows limitation on the use of these materials for UV pulse compression.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.4330) Materials : Nonlinear optical materials
(190.5890) Nonlinear optics : Scattering, stimulated
(190.7070) Nonlinear optics : Two-wave mixing

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 23, 2006
Revised Manuscript: October 18, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: October 21, 2006
Published: February 15, 2007

Citation
Olivier Chalus and Jean-Claude Diels, "Lifetime of fluorocarbon for high-energy stimulated Brillouin scattering," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 606-608 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-24-3-606


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. 3M, "Material Safety Data Sheet for FC-72," (2005).
  2. 3M, "Material Safety Data Sheet for FC-75," (2005).
  3. H. Yoshida, V. Kmetik, H. Fujita, K. Yoshida, T. Yamanaka, and S. Nakai, "High performance of phase conjugated stimulated Brillouin scattering mirror based on high purity liquid heavy fluorocarbons," AIP Conf. Proc. 369, 1004-1008 (1996). [CrossRef]
  4. V. Kmetik, H. Yoshida, H. Fujita, M. Nakatsuka, and T. Yamanaka, "Very high energy SBS conjugation and pulse compression in fluorocarbons liquids," in Advanced High-Power Lasers, Proc. SPIE 3889, pp 818-826 (2000). [CrossRef]
  5. V. Kmetik, H. Fiedorowicz, A. A. Andreev, K. J. Witte, H. Daido, H. Fujita, M. Nakatsuka, and T. Yamanaka, "Reliable stimulated Brillouin scattering compression of Nd:YAG laser pulses with liquid fluorocarbon for long-time operation at 10 Hz," Appl. Opt. 37, 7085-7090 (1998). [CrossRef]
  6. V. Kmetik, T. Kanabe, H. Fujita, M. Nakatsuka, and T. Yamanaka, "Optical absorption in fluorocarbon liquids for the high energy stimulated Brillouin scattering phase conjugation and compression," Rev. Laser Eng. 26, 322-327 (1998). [CrossRef]
  7. E. Albrecht, G. Baum, T. Bellunato, A. Bressan, S. Dalla Torre, C. D'Ambrosio, M. Davenport, M. Dragicevic, S. Duarte Pinto, P. Fauland, S. Ilie, G. Lenzen, P. Pagano, D. Piedigrossi, F. Tessarotto, and O. Ullaland, "VUV absorbing vapours in n-perfluorocarbons," Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res. A 510, 262-272 (2003). [CrossRef]
  8. K. Kuwahara, E. Takahashi, Y. Matsumoto, S. Kato, and Y. Owadano, "Short-pulse generation by saturated KrF laser amplification of a steep Stokes pulse produced by two-step stimulated Brillouin scattering," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 17, 1943-1947 (2000). [CrossRef]
  9. T. Hatae, M. Nakatsuka, and H. Yoshida, "Improvement of Thomson scattering diagnostics using stimulated-Brillouin-scattering-based phase conjugate mirrors," J. Plasma Fusion Res. 80, 870-882 (2004). [CrossRef]
  10. H. Yoshida, V. Kmetik, H. Fujita, M. Nakatsuka, T. Yamanaka, and K. Yoshida, "Heavy fluorocarbon liquids for a phase-conjugated stimulated Brillouin scattering mirror," Appl. Opt. 36, 3739-3744 (1997). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  11. H. Yoshida, M. Nakatsuka, T. Hatae, S. Kitamura, T. Sakuma, and T. Hamano, "Two-beam-combined 7.4 J, 50 HzQ-switch pulsed YAG laser system based on SBS conjugation mirror for plasma diagnostics," Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43, 1038-1040 (2004).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited