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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 24 — Nov. 21, 2011
  • pp: 23652–23657

High-speed carrier-envelope phase drift detection of amplified laser pulses

T. Fordell, M. Miranda, C. L. Arnold, and A. L’Huillier  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 24, pp. 23652-23657 (2011)

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An instrument for measuring carrier-envelope phase (CEP) drift of amplified femtosecond laser pulses at repetition rates up to the 100-kHz regime is presented. The device can be used for real-time pulse labeling and it could also enable single-loop CEP control of future high-repetition rate laser amplifiers. The scheme is demonstrated by measuring the CEP drift of a 1-kHz source.

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OCIS Codes
(120.5050) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Phase measurement
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers
(140.3425) Lasers and laser optics : Laser stabilization

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: July 5, 2011
Revised Manuscript: August 22, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: August 24, 2011
Published: November 7, 2011

T. Fordell, M. Miranda, C. L. Arnold, and A. L’Huillier, "High-speed carrier-envelope phase drift detection of amplified laser pulses," Opt. Express 19, 23652-23657 (2011)

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