Generation of subpicosecond electrical pulses on coplanar transmission lines

Ketchen, M. B.; Grischkowsky, D.; Chen, T. C.; Chi, C-C.; Duling, I. N.; Halas, N. J.; Halbout, J-M.; Kash, J. A.; Li, G. P.
March 1986
Applied Physics Letters;3/24/1986, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p751
Academic Journal
Electrical pulses shorter than 0.6 ps were generated by photoconductively shorting a charged coplanar transmission line with 80 fs laser pulses. After propagating 8 mm on the line the electrical pulses broadened to only 2.6 ps.


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