Applied Physics B

, Volume 100, Issue 4, pp 711–716

Tuning the high-order harmonic lines of a Nd:Glass laser for soft X-ray laser seeding

  • D. C. Hochhaus
  • J. Seres
  • B. Aurand
  • B. Ecker
  • B. Zielbauer
  • D. Zimmer
  • C. Spielmann
  • T. Kühl
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s00340-010-4058-y

Cite this article as:
Hochhaus, D.C., Seres, J., Aurand, B. et al. Appl. Phys. B (2010) 100: 711. doi:10.1007/s00340-010-4058-y

Abstract

We report here more than 50% coverage of the XUV spectral range between 18 nm and 35 nm by tuning the high-order harmonics generated by a fixed frequency Nd:Glass laser system. The tuning range achieved is suitable to seed Ni-like Y, Zr and Mo soft X-ray lasers.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. C. Hochhaus
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • J. Seres
    • 4
    • 5
  • B. Aurand
    • 1
    • 2
    • 7
  • B. Ecker
    • 1
    • 6
    • 7
  • B. Zielbauer
    • 1
    • 6
  • D. Zimmer
    • 1
    • 7
    • 8
  • C. Spielmann
    • 4
    • 5
  • T. Kühl
    • 1
    • 7
  1. 1.GSI Helmholtzzentrum für SchwerionenforschungDarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.ExtreMe Matter InstituteDarmstadtGermany
  3. 3.Johann-Wolfgang von Goethe UniversitätFrankfurtGermany
  4. 4.Friedrich Schiller UniversitätJenaGermany
  5. 5.Universität WürzburgWürzburgGermany
  6. 6.Helmholtz Institut JenaJenaGermany
  7. 7.Johannes Gutenberg Universität MainzMainzGermany
  8. 8.Université Paris-Sud 11OrsayFrance