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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1994
  • pp: 2021–2023

Laser-induced fluorescence spectroscopy of the (0, 0) Schumann–Runge band of O2

P. Pezé, J. Siffre, and B. Dubreuil  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 19, Issue 23, pp. 2021-2023 (1994)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.19.002021


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Abstract

We report laser-induced fluorescence recording and identification of the R and P branches (J = 1−21) of the (0, 0) Schumann–Runge band of molecular oxygen, excited near 202 nm by a tunable pulsed laser beam (3-MW/cm2 maximum intensity). The intensity of the excitation spectrum varies linearly with the density of the laser power. In the conditions of the experiment, the detection limit of ground-state O2 molecules deduced from the R5 line is ~1015 cm−3.

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History
Original Manuscript: June 22, 1994
Published: December 1, 1994

Citation
P. Pezé, B. Dubreuil, and J. Siffre, "Laser-induced fluorescence spectroscopy of the (0, 0) Schumann–Runge band of O2," Opt. Lett. 19, 2021-2023 (1994)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-19-23-2021


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