Applied Physics B

, Volume 78, Issue 7, pp 863–867

High brightness harmonic generation at 13 nm using self-guided and chirped femtosecond laser pulses


DOI: 10.1007/s00340-004-1456-z

Cite this article as:
Kim, H., Kim, I., Tosa, V. et al. Appl Phys B (2004) 78: 863. doi:10.1007/s00340-004-1456-z


We have optimized the brightness of high-order harmonics from a long neon gas jet using self-guided and chirped laser pulses. The self-guided and chirped laser pulses effectively reduced the ionization effects in space and time, producing bright high-order harmonics with narrow bandwidth. The brightness of the 61st harmonic was about 1015 W/cm2/s rad with a bandwidth of 0.7 Å.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H.T. Kim
    • 1
  • I.J. Kim
    • 1
  • V. Tosa
    • 2
  • Y.S. Lee
    • 1
  • C.H. Nam
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of PhysicsKAISTDaejeonKorea
  2. 2.NIRDIMTCluj NapocaRomania

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