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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1996
  • pp: 1921–1923

Generation of 25-TW, 32-fs pulses at 10 Hz

J. P. Chambaret, C. Le Blanc, G. Chériaux, P. Curley, G. Darpentigny, P. Rousseau, G. Hamoniaux, A. Antonetti, and F. Salin  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 23, pp. 1921-1923 (1996)

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We have developed a femtosecond laser chain that generates 25-TW pulses of less than 35 fs at 10 Hz with focused intensities higher than 5 × 1019 W/cm2 and an average power of 8 W. This system is optimized for a broad transmission bandwidth and includes an aberration-free stretcher compressor.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 3, 1996
Published: December 1, 1996

J. P. Chambaret, C. Le Blanc, G. Chériaux, P. Curley, G. Darpentigny, P. Rousseau, G. Hamoniaux, A. Antonetti, and F. Salin, "Generation of 25-TW, 32-fs pulses at 10 Hz," Opt. Lett. 21, 1921-1923 (1996)

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