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  • Vol. 4, Iss. 12 — Nov. 10, 2009

Two-Dimensional Ultrafast Fourier Transform Spectroscopy in the Deep Ultraviolet

Chien-hung Tseng, Spiridoula Matsika, and Thomas C. Weinacht  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 21, pp. 18788-18793 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.018788


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Abstract

We demonstrate two-dimensional ultrafast fourier transform spectroscopy in the deep ultraviolet (~260 nm) using an acousto-optic modulator based pulse shaper. The use of a pulse shaper in the ultraviolet allows for rapid scanning, high phase (time) stability (~0.017 rad) and phase cycling. We present measurements on the DNA nucleobase Adenine.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(300.6300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, Fourier transforms
(300.6530) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, ultrafast
(300.6540) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, ultraviolet
(320.5540) Ultrafast optics : Pulse shaping

ToC Category:
Spectroscopy

History
Original Manuscript: July 29, 2009
Revised Manuscript: September 9, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: September 10, 2009
Published: October 2, 2009

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Vol. 4, Iss. 12 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

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Chien-hung Tseng, Spiridoula Matsika, and Thomas C. Weinacht, "Two-Dimensional Ultrafast Fourier Transform Spectroscopy in the Deep Ultraviolet," Opt. Express 17, 18788-18793 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/vjbo/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-21-18788


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