We present the successful implementation of cross-polarized wave generation into our few-cycle Terawatt laser system, Light Wave Synthesizer – 20 leading to a contrast improvement by more than four orders of magnitude.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
Spectral Cleaning of Few-cycle Pulses via Cross-polarized Wave (XPW) Generation

A. Jullien, C. G. Durfee, A. Trisorio, L. Canova, J. P. Rousseau, B. Mercier, L. Antonucci, O. Albert, and R. Lopez-Martens
JTuD36 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) 2009

Plasma-Mirror-Cleaned High-Contrast Few-Cycle Relativistic-Intensity Light Pulses

Julia M. Mikhailova, Laszlo Veisz, Antonin Borot, Karl Schmid, Christopher M. S. Sears, Daniel Herrmann, Raphael Tautz, Alexander Buck, Rainer Hoerlein, Patrick Heissler, George D. Tsakiris, and Ferenc Krausz
JThD5 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) 2010

Stronger seed for a multiterawatt few-cycle pulse OPCPA

F. Tavella, T. Wittmann, K. Schmid, B. Horvath, A. Cavalieri, L. Veisz, A. Marcinkevicius, and F. Krausz
CP1_3 The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO_Europe) 2007


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
Login to access Optica Member Subscription