A novel aberration-free pulse stretcher design is presented. This system permits the stretching of a 30-fs pulse to 300 ps and recompression to a duration of 33 fs, limited by the spectral clipping.
© 1996 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 9, 1995
Published: March 15, 1996
G. Cheriaux, Barry Walker, L. F. Dimauro, P. Rousseau, F. Salin, and J. P. Chambaret, "Aberration-free stretcher design for ultrashort-pulse amplification," Opt. Lett. 21, 414-416 (1996)