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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 19 — Oct. 1, 1996
  • pp: 1579–1581

Generation of incoherent mid-infrared photon echoes with parametrically downconverted light

Sander Woutersen, Mischa Bonn, Marco J. P. Brugmans, Uli Emmerichs, and Huib J. Bakker  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 19, pp. 1579-1581 (1996)

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We present a demonstration of mid-infrared photon echoes generated with parametrically downconverted incoherent light. The photon echoes generated in this way enable one to study the dynamics of vibrations in the 1.5–4.0-μm wavelength region with subpicosecond time resolution.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: April 29, 1996
Published: October 1, 1996

Sander Woutersen, Mischa Bonn, Marco J. P. Brugmans, Uli Emmerichs, and Huib J. Bakker, "Generation of incoherent mid-infrared photon echoes with parametrically downconverted light," Opt. Lett. 21, 1579-1581 (1996)

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