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  • Editor: Grover Swartzlander
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 5 — May. 1, 2014
  • pp: 926–938

Single-shot autocorrelator for extreme-ultraviolet radiation

G. Kolliopoulos, P. Tzallas, B. Bergues, P. A. Carpeggiani, P. Heissler, H. Schröder, L. Veisz, D. Charalambidis, and G. D. Tsakiris  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 31, Issue 5, pp. 926-938 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.31.000926


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Abstract

A novel single-shot second-order autocorrelation scheme for extreme-ultraviolet radiation (XUV) is proposed. It is based on an ion-imaging technique, which provides spatial information of ionization products in the focal volume of the XUV beam. Using simple analytical and detailed numerical modeling, an evaluation toward selecting an optimum configuration has been performed. The implementation of the concept to characterize attosecond pulses is discussed, and the proposed setups are assessed.

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OCIS Codes
(040.1880) Detectors : Detection
(050.1960) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction theory
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4180) Nonlinear optics : Multiphoton processes
(320.7100) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast measurements
(260.7120) Physical optics : Ultrafast phenomena

ToC Category:
X-ray Optics

History
Original Manuscript: September 27, 2013
Revised Manuscript: January 14, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: February 27, 2014
Published: April 2, 2014

Citation
G. Kolliopoulos, P. Tzallas, B. Bergues, P. A. Carpeggiani, P. Heissler, H. Schröder, L. Veisz, D. Charalambidis, and G. D. Tsakiris, "Single-shot autocorrelator for extreme-ultraviolet radiation," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 31, 926-938 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-31-5-926


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