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  • Editor: Gregory W. Faris
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 5 — May. 5, 2006

In situ broadband pulse compression for multiphoton microscopy using a shaper-assisted collinear SPIDER

Bernhard von Vacano, Tiago Buckup, and Marcus Motzkus  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 8, pp. 1154-1156 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.001154


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Abstract

The characterization and control of the phase of broadband femtosecond pulses in nonlinear microscopy are successfully demonstrated with a collinear configuration of spectral shear interferometry for direct electric field reconstruction (SPIDER). A femtosecond-pulse shaper is used as a dispersionless interferometer for the measurement of the spectral phase and to actively compress a broadband supercontinuum from a photonic crystal fiber. This allows in situ online phase management and enables the application of quantum control spectroscopy in microenvironments.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(180.0180) Microscopy : Microscopy
(320.5520) Ultrafast optics : Pulse compression
(320.5540) Ultrafast optics : Pulse shaping

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

History
Original Manuscript: December 5, 2005
Manuscript Accepted: January 9, 2006

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Vol. 1, Iss. 5 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

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Bernhard von Vacano, Tiago Buckup, and Marcus Motzkus, "In situ broadband pulse compression for multiphoton microscopy using a shaper-assisted collinear SPIDER," Opt. Lett. 31, 1154-1156 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/vjbo/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-8-1154

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