TITLE

Demonstration of high gain amplification of femtosecond ultraviolet laser pulses

AUTHOR(S)
Osvay, K.; Kurdi, G.; Klebniczki, J.; Csata´ri, M.; Ross, I. N.
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;3/11/2002, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p1704
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Femtosecond pulses at 400 nm were amplified using a noncollinear optical parametric amplifier pumped by picosecond pulses at 267 nm. A flat spectral gain exceeding 3500 was achieved in single pass within the available 17 nm bandwidth of the signal pulse. The effect of pump depletion, group delay difference, and the geometry of the interacting pulses on the spectral gain are also investigated. © 2002 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
6281352

 

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