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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 22 — Oct. 25, 2010
  • pp: 23147–23152

Ultrabroadband pulse shaping with a push-pull deformable mirror

Stefano Bonora, Daniele Brida, Paolo Villoresi, and Giulio Cerullo  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 22, pp. 23147-23152 (2010)

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We report the programmable pulse shaping of ultrabroadband pulses by the use of a novel design of electrostatic deformable mirror based on push pull technology. We shape few-optical pulses from near-IR and visible optical parametric amplifiers, and demonstrate strong-field control of excited state population transfer in a dye molecule.

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OCIS Codes
(010.1080) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Active or adaptive optics
(320.5540) Ultrafast optics : Pulse shaping
(320.7160) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast technology

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

Original Manuscript: July 30, 2010
Revised Manuscript: September 17, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: September 20, 2010
Published: October 19, 2010

Stefano Bonora, Daniele Brida, Paolo Villoresi, and Giulio Cerullo, "Ultrabroadband pulse shaping with a push-pull deformable mirror," Opt. Express 18, 23147-23152 (2010)

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