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  • Vol. 30, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2005
  • pp: 1731–1733

Frequency-sheared, time-delayed extreme-ultraviolet pulses produced by high-harmonic generation in argon

W. Kornelis, C. P. Hauri, A. Heinrich, F. W. Helbing, M. P. Anscombe, P. Schlup, J. W. G. Tisch, J. Biegert, and U. Keller  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 30, Issue 13, pp. 1731-1733 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.30.001731


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Abstract

We report the production of frequency-sheared high harmonics in argon by control of the envelope and chirp of the electric field of the femtosecond driving laser pulse. Using the classic three-step model of high-harmonic generation, we established a direct link between the properties of the harmonics and the fully characterized driving pulses. A simulation of the single-atom response in the strong-field approximation confirms the simple picture and shows good agreement with the experimental results.

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OCIS Codes
(270.6620) Quantum optics : Strong-field processes
(320.7110) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

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W. Kornelis, C. P. Hauri, A. Heinrich, F. W. Helbing, M. P. Anscombe, P. Schlup, J. W. G. Tisch, J. Biegert, and U. Keller, "Frequency-sheared, time-delayed extreme-ultraviolet pulses produced by high-harmonic generation in argon," Opt. Lett. 30, 1731-1733 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-30-13-1731


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