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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2006
  • pp: 2323–2325

Time-resolved coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering with a femtosecond soliton output of a photonic-crystal fiber

Dmitrii A. Sidorov-Biryukov, Evgenii E. Serebryannikov, and Aleksei M. Zheltikov  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 15, pp. 2323-2325 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.002323


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Abstract

We demonstrate time-resolved coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering (CARS) by using a frequency-tunable femtosecond soliton output of a silica photonic-crystal fiber (PCF) as a Stokes field. This approach allows quantum beats originating from two close Raman modes to be resolved in the time-domain CARS response. The nonresonant CARS background is efficiently suppressed by introducing a delay time between the probe pulse and the pump–Stokes pulse dyad, suggesting a convenient fiber-optic format for the Stokes source in time–resolved CARS and allowing sensitivity improvement in PCF-based CARS spectroscopes and microscopes.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.7110) Nonlinear optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 21, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: March 27, 2006
Published: July 10, 2006

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Citation
Dmitrii A. Sidorov-Biryukov, Evgenii E. Serebryannikov, and Aleksei M. Zheltikov, "Time-resolved coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering with a femtosecond soliton output of a photonic-crystal fiber," Opt. Lett. 31, 2323-2325 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-15-2323

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