We demonstrate the feasibility of scaling up a terahertz-pulse generation scheme for use with a 10-Hz amplified femtosecond laser system. Visible pulsed excitation combined with a far-infrared probe should prove to be a powerful picosecond time-resolved technique.
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B. I. Greene, J. F. Federici, D. R. Dykaar, A. F. J. Levi, and L. Pfeiffer, "Picosecond pump and probe spectroscopy utilizing freely propagating terahertz radiation," Opt. Lett. 16, 48-49 (1991)