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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Henry van Driel
  • Vol. 29, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 2012
  • pp: 1911–1919

On the role of photoionization in generation of terahertz radiation in the plasma of optical breakdown

Alexander V. Borodin, Mikhail N. Esaulkov, Ilya I. Kuritsyn, Igor A. Kotelnikov, and Alexander P. Shkurinov  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 29, Issue 8, pp. 1911-1919 (2012)

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The effect of multiphoton and tunnel ionization on the generation of terahertz radiation for optical breakdown in the focus of femtosecond bichromatic laser pulses is discussed.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(260.3090) Physical optics : Infrared, far
(350.5400) Other areas of optics : Plasmas
(300.6495) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, teraherz

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Original Manuscript: April 9, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: May 26, 2012
Published: July 9, 2012

Alexander V. Borodin, Mikhail N. Esaulkov, Ilya I. Kuritsyn, Igor A. Kotelnikov, and Alexander P. Shkurinov, "On the role of photoionization in generation of terahertz radiation in the plasma of optical breakdown," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29, 1911-1919 (2012)

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