Ultrahigh frequency acoustic phonon generation and spectroscopy with Deathstar pulse shaping

  • Jaime D. Beers
  • Masashi Yamaguchi
  • Thomas Feurer
  • Benjamin J. Paxton
  • Keith A. Nelson
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 79)

Abstract

A novel pulse shaping technique is used to generate tunable multiple-cycle acoustic waves with 2-500 GHz frequencies. These are used for study of nanoscale inhomogeneities and dynamics in amorphous materials.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jaime D. Beers
    • 1
  • Masashi Yamaguchi
    • 1
  • Thomas Feurer
    • 1
  • Benjamin J. Paxton
    • 1
  • Keith A. Nelson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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