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  • Vol. 26, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2001
  • pp: 1022–1024

Supercontinuum generation and pulse compression in hollow waveguides

A. V. Husakou, V. P. Kalosha, and J. Herrmann  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 26, Issue 13, pp. 1022-1024 (2001)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.26.001022


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Abstract

We present a theoretical study of temporal and spectral characteristics and pulse compression in hollow waveguides, using a global approach to dispersion without application of the slowly varying envelope approximation. A novel ultrawide self-phase modulation–induced spectral-broadening regime with spectra covering almost 3 octaves is predicted for a pressure at which the group-velocity dispersion parameter is small and anomalous. Compression to subcycle pulses by an appropriate broadband modulator and pulse shortening without chirp control by a spectral filter are studied.

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OCIS Codes
(320.5520) Ultrafast optics : Pulse compression
(320.7110) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

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A. V. Husakou, V. P. Kalosha, and J. Herrmann, "Supercontinuum generation and pulse compression in hollow waveguides," Opt. Lett. 26, 1022-1024 (2001)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-26-13-1022


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