Abstract

We track the path difference between interferometer arms with few-nanometer accuracy without adding optics to the beam path. We measure the interference of a helium-neon beam that copropagates through the interferometer with midinfrared pulses used for multidimensional spectroscopy. This can indicate motion, but not direction. By oscillating the path length of one arm with a mirror on a piezoelectric stack and monitoring the oscillations of the recombined helium-neon beam, the direction can be calculated, and the path delay can be continuously tracked.

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M. J. Nee, R. McCanne, K. J. Kubarych, and M. Joffre, "Two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy detected by chirped pulse upconversion," Opt. Lett. 32, 713-715 (2007).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

2006

M. Winter, M. Wollenhaupt, and T. Baumert, "Coherent matter waves for ultrafast laser pulse characterization," Opt. Commun. 264, 285 - 292 (2006).
[CrossRef]

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2003

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[CrossRef]

2002

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1991

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

1977

C. J. Buchenauer and A. R. Jacobson, "Quadrature interferometer for plasma density measurements," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 48, 769-774 (1977).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

1966

A. L. Besse and J. G. Kelley, "Interferometer for Shock Tube," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 37, 1497-1499 (1966).
[CrossRef]

1956

Q1. S. Pancharatnam, "Generalized Theory of Interference and its Applications," Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. Sect. A 44, 247-262 (1956).

1881

A. A. Michelson, "The relative motion of the Earth and the Luminiferous ether," Am. J. Sci. 22, 120-129 (1881).

Abbott, B.

B. Abbott et al.(LIGO Scientific Collaboration), "Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts from Soft Gamma Repeaters," Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 211102 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Backus, E. H. G.

Baumert, T.

M. Winter, M. Wollenhaupt, and T. Baumert, "Coherent matter waves for ultrafast laser pulse characterization," Opt. Commun. 264, 285 - 292 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Belabas, N.

Besse, A. L.

A. L. Besse and J. G. Kelley, "Interferometer for Shock Tube," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 37, 1497-1499 (1966).
[CrossRef]

Bonvalet, A.

Borca, C.

Bristow, A. D.

Brixner, T.

Buchenauer, C. J.

C. J. Buchenauer and A. R. Jacobson, "Quadrature interferometer for plasma density measurements," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 48, 769-774 (1977).
[CrossRef]

Carlson, R. J.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Chériaux, G.

Cina, J. A.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Cohen-Tannoudji, C.

M. M. Salour and C. Cohen-Tannoudji, "Observation of Ramsey’s Interference Fringes in the Profile of Doppler-Free Two-Photon Resonances," Phys. Rev. Lett. 38, 757-760 (1977).
[CrossRef]

Cundiff, S.

Cundiff, S. T.

Dadusc, G.

Dai, X.

DeFlores, L. P.

Dimler, F.

Du, M.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Fleming, G. R.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Garrett-Roe, S.

Gieseking, B.

Goodno, G. D.

Gundogdu, K.

K. Gundogdu, K. W. Stone, D. B. Turner, and K. A. Nelson, "Multidimensional coherent spectroscopy made easy," Chem. Phys. 341, 89 - 94 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Hamm, P.

Jacobson, A. R.

C. J. Buchenauer and A. R. Jacobson, "Quadrature interferometer for plasma density measurements," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 48, 769-774 (1977).
[CrossRef]

Joffre, M.

Jonas, D. M.

D. M. Jonas, "Two-Dimensional Femtosecond Spectroscopy," Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem. 54, 425-463 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Karaiskaj, D.

Kelley, J. G.

A. L. Besse and J. G. Kelley, "Interferometer for Shock Tube," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 37, 1497-1499 (1966).
[CrossRef]

Kubarych, K. J.

Langhojer, F.

Lee, K. F.

Lepetit, L.

Li, X.

Ling, Y. L.

S.-H. Shim, D. B. Strasfeld, Y. L. Ling, and M. T. Zanni, "Automated 2D IR spectroscopy using a mid-IR pulse shaper and application of this technology to the human islet amyloid polypeptide," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104, 14197-14202 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Löhrig, T.

Matro, A.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Maznev, A. A.

McCanne, R.

Michelson, A. A.

A. A. Michelson, "The relative motion of the Earth and the Luminiferous ether," Am. J. Sci. 22, 120-129 (1881).

Miller, R. J. D.

Nee, M. J.

Nelson, K. A.

K. Gundogdu, K. W. Stone, D. B. Turner, and K. A. Nelson, "Multidimensional coherent spectroscopy made easy," Chem. Phys. 341, 89 - 94 (2007).
[CrossRef]

A. A. Maznev, K. A. Nelson, and J. Rogers, "Optical heterodyne detection of laser-induced gratings," Opt. Lett. 23, 1319-1321 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Nicodemus, R. A.

Pancharatnam, S.

Q1. S. Pancharatnam, "Generalized Theory of Interference and its Applications," Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. Sect. A 44, 247-262 (1956).

Rice, S. A.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Rogers, J.

Romero-Rochin, V.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Ruggiero, A. J.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Salour, M. M.

M. M. Salour and C. Cohen-Tannoudji, "Observation of Ramsey’s Interference Fringes in the Profile of Doppler-Free Two-Photon Resonances," Phys. Rev. Lett. 38, 757-760 (1977).
[CrossRef]

Scherer, N. F.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Schwarz, C.

Selig, U.

Shanz, R.

Shim, S.-H.

S.-H. Shim, D. B. Strasfeld, Y. L. Ling, and M. T. Zanni, "Automated 2D IR spectroscopy using a mid-IR pulse shaper and application of this technology to the human islet amyloid polypeptide," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104, 14197-14202 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Stone, K. W.

K. Gundogdu, K. W. Stone, D. B. Turner, and K. A. Nelson, "Multidimensional coherent spectroscopy made easy," Chem. Phys. 341, 89 - 94 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Strasfeld, D. B.

S.-H. Shim, D. B. Strasfeld, Y. L. Ling, and M. T. Zanni, "Automated 2D IR spectroscopy using a mid-IR pulse shaper and application of this technology to the human islet amyloid polypeptide," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104, 14197-14202 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Tokmakoff, A.

Turner, D. B.

K. Gundogdu, K. W. Stone, D. B. Turner, and K. A. Nelson, "Multidimensional coherent spectroscopy made easy," Chem. Phys. 341, 89 - 94 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Ulm, M. H.

Volkov, V.

Wegener, M.

Wehner, M. U.

Winter, M.

M. Winter, M. Wollenhaupt, and T. Baumert, "Coherent matter waves for ultrafast laser pulse characterization," Opt. Commun. 264, 285 - 292 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Wollenhaupt, M.

M. Winter, M. Wollenhaupt, and T. Baumert, "Coherent matter waves for ultrafast laser pulse characterization," Opt. Commun. 264, 285 - 292 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Zanni, M. T.

S.-H. Shim, D. B. Strasfeld, Y. L. Ling, and M. T. Zanni, "Automated 2D IR spectroscopy using a mid-IR pulse shaper and application of this technology to the human islet amyloid polypeptide," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104, 14197-14202 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Zhang, T.

Am. J. Sci.

A. A. Michelson, "The relative motion of the Earth and the Luminiferous ether," Am. J. Sci. 22, 120-129 (1881).

Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem.

D. M. Jonas, "Two-Dimensional Femtosecond Spectroscopy," Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem. 54, 425-463 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Chem. Phys.

K. Gundogdu, K. W. Stone, D. B. Turner, and K. A. Nelson, "Multidimensional coherent spectroscopy made easy," Chem. Phys. 341, 89 - 94 (2007).
[CrossRef]

J. Chem. Phys.

N. F. Scherer, R. J. Carlson, A. Matro, M. Du, A. J. Ruggiero, V. Romero-Rochin, J. A. Cina, G. R. Fleming, and S. A. Rice, "Fluorescence-detected wave packet interferometry: Time resolved molecular spectroscopy with sequences of femtosecond phase-locked pulses," J. Chem. Phys. 95, 1487-1511 (1991).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B

Opt. Commun.

M. Winter, M. Wollenhaupt, and T. Baumert, "Coherent matter waves for ultrafast laser pulse characterization," Opt. Commun. 264, 285 - 292 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express

Opt. Lett.

Phys. Rev. Lett.

M. M. Salour and C. Cohen-Tannoudji, "Observation of Ramsey’s Interference Fringes in the Profile of Doppler-Free Two-Photon Resonances," Phys. Rev. Lett. 38, 757-760 (1977).
[CrossRef]

B. Abbott et al.(LIGO Scientific Collaboration), "Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts from Soft Gamma Repeaters," Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 211102 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. Sect. A

Q1. S. Pancharatnam, "Generalized Theory of Interference and its Applications," Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. Sect. A 44, 247-262 (1956).

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA

S.-H. Shim, D. B. Strasfeld, Y. L. Ling, and M. T. Zanni, "Automated 2D IR spectroscopy using a mid-IR pulse shaper and application of this technology to the human islet amyloid polypeptide," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104, 14197-14202 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Rev. Sci. Instrum.

A. L. Besse and J. G. Kelley, "Interferometer for Shock Tube," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 37, 1497-1499 (1966).
[CrossRef]

C. J. Buchenauer and A. R. Jacobson, "Quadrature interferometer for plasma density measurements," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 48, 769-774 (1977).
[CrossRef]

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