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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 20 — Oct. 15, 2008
  • pp: 2341–2343

High-harmonic-generation spectrum reconstruction from Young’s double-slits interference pattern using the maximum entropy method

Ruben A. Dilanian, Bo Chen, Sven Teichmann, Lap V. Dao, Harry M. Quiney, and Keith A. Nugent  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 20, pp. 2341-2343 (2008)

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A method is proposed that uses maximum entropy analysis of a Young’s two-slit interference pattern for the measurement of the spectrum of a high-harmonic-generation light source. The approach is tested using experimental data, and the results are found to be consistent with those obtained directly using a grazing incidence spectrometer.

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OCIS Codes
(030.1670) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherent optical effects
(070.4790) Fourier optics and signal processing : Spectrum analysis
(260.3160) Physical optics : Interference
(100.4993) Image processing : Pattern recognition, Baysian processors
(260.6048) Physical optics : Soft x-rays

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: July 11, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: August 9, 2008
Published: October 13, 2008

Ruben A. Dilanian, Bo Chen, Sven Teichmann, Lap V. Dao, Harry M. Quiney, and Keith A. Nugent, "High-harmonic-generation spectrum reconstruction from Young's double-slits interference pattern using the maximum entropy method," Opt. Lett. 33, 2341-2343 (2008)

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