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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2007
  • pp: 1854–1856

Tiled-grating compressor with uncompensated dispersion for near-field-intensity smoothing

H. Huang and Terrance Kessler  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 13, pp. 1854-1856 (2007)

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A tiled-grating compressor, in which the spatial dispersion is not completely compensated, reduces the near-field-intensity modulation caused by tiling gaps and provides near-field spatial filtering of the input laser beam, thus reducing the laser damage to the final optics.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(320.1590) Ultrafast optics : Chirping

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

Original Manuscript: March 5, 2007
Revised Manuscript: May 3, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: May 4, 2007
Published: June 21, 2007

H. Huang and Terrance Kessler, "Tiled-grating compressor with uncompensated dispersion for near-field-intensity smoothing," Opt. Lett. 32, 1854-1856 (2007)

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