Abstract

Experimental evidence for a significant effect of pulse chirp in laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy of uranium is reported. A 27% improvement in the signal-to-noise ratio is demonstrated by the use of linear chirp.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

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