Ultrashort Pulse Multiphoton Ionization of Xenon at Moderate Pressures

  • P. B. Corkum
  • C. Rolland


Multiphoton ionization is investigated in xenon with 620 nm pulses. Near saturated ionization is observed at 2 x 1013 W/cm2 using 0.9 psec pulses and 6 x 1013 W/cm2 using 90 fsec pulses.


Femtosecond Pulse Ultrashort Pulse Ionization Threshold Saturation Intensity Beam Deflection 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. B. Corkum
    • 1
  • C. Rolland
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of PhysicsNational Research Council of CanadaOttawaCanada

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