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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 2 — Jan. 15, 2004
  • pp: 207–209

Optimization of high-order harmonic generation by adaptive control of a sub-10-fs pulse wave front

Paolo Villoresi, Stefano Bonora, Michele Pascolini, Luca Poletto, Giuseppe Tondello, Caterina Vozzi, Mauro Nisoli, Giuseppe Sansone, Salvatore Stagira, and Sandro De Silvestri  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 2, pp. 207-209 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.29.000207


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Abstract

We present a method for the optimization of high-order harmonic generation based on wave-front correction of the driving laser beam. The technique exploits wave-front adaptive control by means of a deformable mirror, governed by an optimization procedure.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3300) Lasers and laser optics : Laser beam shaping
(190.4160) Nonlinear optics : Multiharmonic generation
(190.7110) Nonlinear optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

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Paolo Villoresi, Stefano Bonora, Michele Pascolini, Luca Poletto, Giuseppe Tondello, Caterina Vozzi, Mauro Nisoli, Giuseppe Sansone, Salvatore Stagira, and Sandro De Silvestri, "Optimization of high-order harmonic generation by adaptive control of a sub-10-fs pulse wave front," Opt. Lett. 29, 207-209 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-29-2-207


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