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Anne L'Huillier

Anne l'Huillier

Professor

Anne L'Huillier

Spectrally Resolved Maker Fringes in High-Order Harmonic Generation

Author

  • Christoph Heyl
  • J. Guedde
  • U. Hoefer
  • Anne L'Huillier

Summary, in English

We investigate macroscopic interference effects in high-order harmonic generation using a Ti:sapphire laser operating at a 100 kHz repetition rate. The structure and behavior of spectral and spatial interference fringes are explained and analytically described by transient phase matching of the long electron trajectory contribution. Time-frequency mapping due to the temporal chirp of the harmonic emission allows us to observe Maker fringes directly in the spectral domain.

Department/s

  • Atomic Physics

Publishing year

2011

Language

English

Publication/Series

Physical Review Letters

Volume

107

Issue

3

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

American Physical Society

Topic

  • Atom and Molecular Physics and Optics

Status

Published

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1079-7114