Abstract

We describe a simple linear filtering technique for transforming individual femtosecond light pulses into terahertz-repetition-rate bursts of femtosecond pulses. By using phase-only filtering, high efficiency is achieved. Pulse repetition rates approaching 6 THz are obtained.

© 1990 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
More Like This
Shaping of femtosecond pulses using phase-only filters designed by simulated annealing

A. M. Weiner, S. Oudin, D. E. Leaird, and D. H. Reitze
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 10(5) 1112-1120 (1993)

Reconfigurable generation of high-repetition-rate optical pulse sequences based on time-domain phase-only filtering

José Azaña, Naum K. Berger, Boris Levit, and Baruch Fischer
Opt. Lett. 30(23) 3228-3230 (2005)

Direct measurement of the parameters of a femtosecond pulse train with a THz repetition rate generated by the interference of two phase-modulated femtosecond pulses

Anton N. Tsypkin, Yulia A. Komarova, Sergey E. Putilin, Andrey V. Okishev, and Sergey A. Kozlov
Appl. Opt. 54(8) 2113-2117 (2015)

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 Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access Optica 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 Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access Optica 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 Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

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

Equations (1)

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

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access Optica 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 Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

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