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Tunneling ionization and harmonic generation in krypton gas using a high-intensity, 1-um, 1-ps laser
Author(s): Steven J. Augst; David D. Meyerhofer; Carrie I. Moore; Justin Peatross
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Paper Abstract

Using a high-intensity 1-ps laser we have demonsirated both second and third harmonic production in a jet of krypton gas. The production of even harmonics is a forbidden process in the dipole approximation. Both intensity and pressure scaling for the harmonic strengths were investigated. The laser was operated at 1.053-pin wavelength and l-ps pulse length resulting in intensities ranging from 1013 1016 W/cm2.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 May 1990
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 1229, Femtosecond to Nanosecond High-Intensity Lasers and Applications, (1 May 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.18671
Show Author Affiliations
Steven J. Augst, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
David D. Meyerhofer, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
Carrie I. Moore, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
Justin Peatross, Brigham Young Univ. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1229:
Femtosecond to Nanosecond High-Intensity Lasers and Applications
E. Michael Campbell, Editor(s)

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