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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 2, Iss. 7 — Mar. 30, 1998
  • pp: 271–276

Relativistic deflection of photoelectron trajectories in elliptically polarized laser fields

S. P. Goreslavsky and S. V. Popruzhenko  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 2, Issue 7, pp. 271-276 (1998)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.2.000271


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Abstract

We present simple analytical formulas describing the evolution from circular to linear polarization of the relativistic deflection of photoelectron trajectories along the direction of laser light propagation, and discuss conditions of applicability of the model used in calculations.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4180) Nonlinear optics : Multiphoton processes
(260.3230) Physical optics : Ionization
(350.5720) Other areas of optics : Relativity

ToC Category:
Focus Issue: Relativistic effects in strong eectromagnetic fields

History
Original Manuscript: November 5, 1997
Published: March 30, 1998

Citation
S. P. Goreslavsky and Sergei Popruzhenko, "Relativistic deflection of photoelectron trajectories in elliptically polarized laser fields," Opt. Express 2, 271-276 (1998)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-2-7-271


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