Abstract

Pulses with 180-THz bandwidth and 2µJ energy were generated by a noncollinear optical parametric amplifier in the visible, pumped by the second harmonic of a Ti:sapphire laser. A portion of the amplified pulse spectrum was compressed to 7.2 fs by use of a thin prism sequence.

© 1998 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
OSA Recommended Articles
Ultrafast rainbow: tunable ultrashort pulses from a solid-state kilohertz system

Kent R. Wilson and Vladislav V. Yakovlev
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 14(2) 444-448 (1997)

Microjoule-energy ultrafast optical parametric amplifiers

Murray K. Reed, Michael K. Steiner-Shepard, Michael S. Armas, and Daniel K. Negus
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 12(11) 2229-2236 (1995)

Sub-two-cycle light pulses at 1.6 μm from an optical parametric amplifier

D. Brida, G. Cirmi, C. Manzoni, S. Bonora, P. Villoresi, S. De Silvestri, and G. Cerullo
Opt. Lett. 33(7) 741-743 (2008)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (3)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription