Typesetting THz Waveforms

  • Joshua C. Vaughan
  • T. Feurer
  • Thomas Hornung
  • Keith A. Nelson
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 79)

Abstract

We demonstrate generation of temporally shaped THz waveforms in LiNbO3 by spatially shaping femtosecond excitation pulses with a spatial light modulator. The generated THz waveforms are approximately proportional to the first spatial derivative of the excitation beam profile.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joshua C. Vaughan
    • 1
  • T. Feurer
    • 1
  • Thomas Hornung
    • 1
  • Keith A. Nelson
    • 1
  1. 1.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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