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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 4 — Feb. 19, 2007
  • pp: 1932–1938

Automated phase characterization and adaptive pulse compression using multiphoton intrapulse interference phase scan in air

D.Ahmasi Harris, Janelle C. Shane, Vadim V. Lozovoy, and Marcos Dantus  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 4, pp. 1932-1938 (2007)

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We introduce a non-interferometric single beam method for automated spectral phase characterization and adaptive pulse compression of amplified ultrashort femtosecond pulses taking advantage of third order harmonic generation in air. This new method, air-MIIPS, compensates high-order phase distortions based on multiphoton intrapulse interference phase scan (MIIPS).

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(320.5540) Ultrafast optics : Pulse shaping
(320.7100) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast measurements
(320.7110) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

Original Manuscript: December 7, 2006
Revised Manuscript: February 9, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: February 11, 2007
Published: February 19, 2007

D. Ahmasi Harris, Janelle C. Shane, Vadim V. Lozovoy, and Marcos Dantus, "Automated phase characterization and adaptive pulse compression using multiphoton intrapulse interference phase scan in air," Opt. Express 15, 1932-1938 (2007)

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