Control of spatial and temporal properties of near-fields provides fascinating possibilities for nanoscale spectroscopy and manipulation of quantum systems. Recent progress to flexibly control such near-fields using optimally polarization-shaped femtosecond laser pulses is presented.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

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