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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 20 — Sep. 28, 2009
  • pp: 17678–17693

The robustness of attosecond streaking measurements

Justin Gagnon and Vladislav S. Yakovlev  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 20, pp. 17678-17693 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.017678


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Abstract

We investigate attosecond streaking measurements, where a spectrogram is described by an ensemble of electron wave packets. Such a description may be required for processes more complex than direct photoemission from an isolated atom; an ensemble of wave packets may also be needed to describe the role of shot-to-shot fluctuations or a non-uniform spatio-temporal profile of attosecond light pulses. Under these conditions, we examine the performance of conventional (FROG) analysis of attosecond streaking measurements.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(260.3230) Physical optics : Ionization
(270.6620) Quantum optics : Strong-field processes
(260.7120) Physical optics : Ultrafast phenomena

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

History
Original Manuscript: July 10, 2009
Revised Manuscript: August 22, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: August 23, 2009
Published: September 18, 2009

Citation
Justin Gagnon and Vladislav S. Yakovlev, "The robustness of attosecond streaking measurements," Opt. Express 17, 17678-17693 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-20-17678


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