Applied Physics B

, 97:537

An inexpensive nonlinear medium for intense ultrabroadband pulse characterization

  • J. Extermann
  • P. Béjot
  • L. Bonacina
  • Y. Mugnier
  • R. Le Dantec
  • T. Mazingue
  • C. Galez
  • J.-P. Wolf
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s00340-009-3569-x

Cite this article as:
Extermann, J., Béjot, P., Bonacina, L. et al. Appl. Phys. B (2009) 97: 537. doi:10.1007/s00340-009-3569-x

Abstract

The ability of pellets made up of compressed iron iodate nanocrystals to frequency-double the whole visible spectrum is demonstrated. We suggest their use for complete characterization of intense ultrabroadband laser pulses.

PACS

42.65.Re42.65.Ky42.70.Mp78.67.Bf

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© Springer-Verlag 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Extermann
    • 1
  • P. Béjot
    • 1
  • L. Bonacina
    • 1
  • Y. Mugnier
    • 2
  • R. Le Dantec
    • 2
  • T. Mazingue
    • 2
  • C. Galez
    • 2
  • J.-P. Wolf
    • 1
  1. 1.GAP-BiophotonicsUniversité de GenèveGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.SymmePolytech’ SavoieAnnecy le VieuxFrance