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  • Vol. 12, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 1987
  • pp: 608–610

Pump-induced population changes in broadband coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering

A. Gierulski, M. Noda, T. Yamamoto, G. Marowsky, and A. Slenczka  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 8, pp. 608-610 (1987)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.12.000608


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Abstract

Using a powerful, excimer-laser-pumped broadband coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering (CARS) system, we have observed considerable changes in the populations of room-temperature nitrogen under atmospheric pressure. Pump-induced populations in the first, second, and third vibronic bands of N2 at room temperature resulted in an apparent vibrational temperature of 2550 K. The implications for broadband N2 CARS thermometry are discussed.

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History
Original Manuscript: January 23, 1987
Manuscript Accepted: May 13, 1987
Published: August 1, 1987

Citation
A. Gierulski, G. Marowsky, A. Slenczka, M. Noda, and T. Yamamoto, "Pump-induced population changes in broadband coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering," Opt. Lett. 12, 608-610 (1987)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-12-8-608


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