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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 1 — Jan. 14, 2013
  • pp: 949–959

Impact of temporal, spatial and cascaded effects on the pulse formation in ultra-broadband parametric amplifiers

T. Lang, A. Harth, J. Matyschok, T. Binhammer, M. Schultze, and U. Morgner  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 949-959 (2013)

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A 2 + 1 dimensional nonlinear pulse propagation model is presented, illustrating the weighting of different effects for the parametric amplification of ultra-broadband spectra in different regimes of energy scaling. Typical features in the distribution of intensity and phase of state-of-the-art OPA-systems can be understood by cascaded spatial and temporal effects.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers
(190.7110) Nonlinear optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Original Manuscript: October 19, 2012
Revised Manuscript: December 7, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: December 17, 2012
Published: January 9, 2013

T. Lang, A. Harth, J. Matyschok, T. Binhammer, M. Schultze, and U. Morgner, "Impact of temporal, spatial and cascaded effects on the pulse formation in ultra-broadband parametric amplifiers," Opt. Express 21, 949-959 (2013)

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