TITLE

Feedback-controlled optimization of atomic double ionization

AUTHOR(S)
Strehle, M.; Gerber, G.
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 525 Issue 1, p295
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We report on adaptive optimization of double ionization of atomic calcium. The optimal electric field is generated by a programmable femtosecond pulse shaper which is controlled by a learning algorithm. The analysis of the optimized laser fields indicates that efficient double ionization occurs in a direct process via autoionizing intermediate resonances. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
6028357

 

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