Abstract

An autocorrelator based on a Fabry-Perot interferometer is proposed for ultrashort pulse measurement. Main features of this autocorrelator due to the superposition of multiple pulses were investigated experimentally and theoretically. It turns out that the signal from a Fabry-Perot interferometer can be used as an autocorrelator signal. This autocorrelator provides more compact setup with a much easier alignment than a conventional autocorrelator based on a Michelson interferometer.

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M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

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E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

2001 (2)

P. Wasylczyk, “Ultracompact autocorrelator for femtosecond laser pulses,” Rev. Sci. Instrum.72(4), 2221–2223 (2001).
[CrossRef]

S. M. Kobtsev, S. V. Smirnov, S. V. Kukarin, and V. B. Sorokin, “Femtosecond autocorrelator based on a swinging birefringent plate,” Quantum Electron.31(9), 829–833 (2001).
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1977 (1)

An, J.

Baltuska, A.

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Bender, D. A.

Colombeau, B.

Drescher, M.

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Froehly, C.

Goulielmakis, E.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Heinzmann, U.

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Heuer, W.

F. Raksi, W. Heuer, and H. Zacharias, “Single pulse pump-and-probe measurements and a new single pulse autocorrelator,” Opt. Commun.86(1), 1–6 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Hofstetter, M.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Hong, C.

Iaconis, C.

C. Iaconis, V. Wong, and I. A. Walmsley, “Direct interferometric techniques for characterizing ultrashort optical pulses,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron.4(2), 285–294 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Kane, D. J.

Kienberger, R.

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Kim, D.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Kim, D. E.

Kim, J.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Kleineberg, U.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Kobtsev, S. M.

S. M. Kobtsev, S. V. Smirnov, S. V. Kukarin, and V. B. Sorokin, “Femtosecond autocorrelator based on a swinging birefringent plate,” Quantum Electron.31(9), 829–833 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Krausz, F.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Kukarin, S. V.

S. M. Kobtsev, S. V. Smirnov, S. V. Kukarin, and V. B. Sorokin, “Femtosecond autocorrelator based on a swinging birefringent plate,” Quantum Electron.31(9), 829–833 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Nicholson, J. W.

Raksi, F.

F. Raksi, W. Heuer, and H. Zacharias, “Single pulse pump-and-probe measurements and a new single pulse autocorrelator,” Opt. Commun.86(1), 1–6 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Schultze, M.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Scrinzi, A.

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Sheik-Bahae, M.

Smirnov, S. V.

S. M. Kobtsev, S. V. Smirnov, S. V. Kukarin, and V. B. Sorokin, “Femtosecond autocorrelator based on a swinging birefringent plate,” Quantum Electron.31(9), 829–833 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Sorokin, V. B.

S. M. Kobtsev, S. V. Smirnov, S. V. Kukarin, and V. B. Sorokin, “Femtosecond autocorrelator based on a swinging birefringent plate,” Quantum Electron.31(9), 829–833 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Trebino, R.

Uiberacker, M.

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Vampouille, M.

Walmsley, I. A.

C. Iaconis, V. Wong, and I. A. Walmsley, “Direct interferometric techniques for characterizing ultrashort optical pulses,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron.4(2), 285–294 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Wasylczyk, P.

P. Wasylczyk, “Ultracompact autocorrelator for femtosecond laser pulses,” Rev. Sci. Instrum.72(4), 2221–2223 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Westerwalbesloh, Th.

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Wong, V.

C. Iaconis, V. Wong, and I. A. Walmsley, “Direct interferometric techniques for characterizing ultrashort optical pulses,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron.4(2), 285–294 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Yakovlev, V.

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Yariv, A.

Yeh, P.

Zacharias, H.

F. Raksi, W. Heuer, and H. Zacharias, “Single pulse pump-and-probe measurements and a new single pulse autocorrelator,” Opt. Commun.86(1), 1–6 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Opt. (1)

IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. (1)

C. Iaconis, V. Wong, and I. A. Walmsley, “Direct interferometric techniques for characterizing ultrashort optical pulses,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron.4(2), 285–294 (1998).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. (1)

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A (1)

New J. Phys. (1)

M. Schultze, E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, M. Hofstetter, J. Kim, D. Kim, F. Krausz, and U. Kleineberg, “Powerful 170-attosecond XUV pulses generated with few-cycle laser pulses and broadband multilayer optics,” New J. Phys.9(7), 243 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Commun. (1)

F. Raksi, W. Heuer, and H. Zacharias, “Single pulse pump-and-probe measurements and a new single pulse autocorrelator,” Opt. Commun.86(1), 1–6 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express (2)

Quantum Electron. (1)

S. M. Kobtsev, S. V. Smirnov, S. V. Kukarin, and V. B. Sorokin, “Femtosecond autocorrelator based on a swinging birefringent plate,” Quantum Electron.31(9), 829–833 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Rev. Sci. Instrum. (1)

P. Wasylczyk, “Ultracompact autocorrelator for femtosecond laser pulses,” Rev. Sci. Instrum.72(4), 2221–2223 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Science (1)

E. Goulielmakis, M. Uiberacker, R. Kienberger, A. Baltuska, V. Yakovlev, A. Scrinzi, Th. Westerwalbesloh, U. Kleineberg, U. Heinzmann, M. Drescher, and F. Krausz, “Direct measurement of light waves,” Science305(5688), 1267–1269 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Other (2)

J. Diels and W. Rudolph, Ultrashort Laser Pulse Phenomena (Academic Press, 2006), Chap. 9.

P. Yeh, Optical Waves in Layered Media (John Wiley & Sons, 2005), Chap. 5.

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