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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 9, Iss. 1 — Jul. 2, 2001
  • pp: 2–6

A spatial light modulator based on fused-silica plates for adaptive feedback control of intense femtosecond laser pulses

Akira Suda, Yu Oishi, Keigo Nagasaka, Pengqian Wang, and Katsumi Midorikawa  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 9, Issue 1, pp. 2-6 (2001)

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A novel spatial light modulator (SLM) made of an array of fused-silica plates was developed for the purpose of feedback control for intense femtosecond laser pulses over a wide spectral range. Dispersion compensation for 20-fs pulses from a Ti:sapphire oscillator was successfully demonstrated using the SLM with an adaptive feedback control system. The SLM was also applied to the output pulses from a Ti:sapphire amplifier for compensation of material.

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OCIS Codes
(230.6120) Optical devices : Spatial light modulators
(320.5520) Ultrafast optics : Pulse compression

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: May 11, 2001
Published: July 2, 2001

Akira Suda, Yu Oishi, Keigo Nagasaka, Pengqian Wang, and Katsumi Midorikawa, "A spatial light modulator based on fused-silica plates for adaptive feedback control of intense femtosecond laser pulses," Opt. Express 9, 2-6 (2001)

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