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  • Vol. 14, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 1989
  • pp: 934–936

Saturated absorption in SF6 with double-velocity selection

Paulo C. de Oliveira, Daniel Bloch, and J. R. Rios Leitet  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 14, Issue 17, pp. 934-936 (1989)

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Doppler-free saturated absorption of a weak CO2 laser probe on SF6, which is caused by two noncollinear pump beams, is reported. A small-linewidth angular dependence was observed and can be predicted in agreement with a fifth-order perturbation calculation for a two-level atom.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: January 23, 1989
Manuscript Accepted: June 3, 1989
Published: September 1, 1989

Paulo C. de Oliveira, Daniel Bloch, and J. R. Rios Leitet, "Saturated absorption in SF6 with double-velocity selection," Opt. Lett. 14, 934-936 (1989)

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