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The up-to-date approaches to femto-attosecond photoelectron imaging
Author(s): M. Ya. Schelev
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Paper Abstract

General overview of the past and present, and a look to the future of high-speed image-tube photography are presented. It is emphasized that it was in Russia that the truly first image-converter tubes were specially designed for the needs of high-speed photography more than half a century ago. In the middle of the fifties E.K Zavoisky and S.D. Fanchenko conducted the very first investigations of ultra-high frequency electrical discharge with experimentally reached and tested 10 ps time resolution, and theoretically predicted the 10 fs ultimate time resolution threshold for high-speed image-tube photography. Our own, almost half a century long, laser-oriented researches in this area have confirmed better than 100 fs time resolution in high-speed image-tube photography as well as theoretical possibility of photoelectron bunch compressing down to the sub-femtosecond level.

Paper Details

Date Published: 17 January 2007
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 6279, 27th International Congress on High-Speed Photography and Photonics, 62797Q (17 January 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.728652
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M. Ya. Schelev, A.M. Prokhorov General Physics Institute (Russia)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6279:
27th International Congress on High-Speed Photography and Photonics
Xun Hou; Wei Zhao; Baoli Yao, Editor(s)

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