Prazeres, R. and Glotin, F. and Insa, C. and Jaroszynski, D.A. and Ortega, J.M. (1998) Two-colour operation of a free-electron laser and applications in the mid-infrared. European Physical Journal D: Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics, 3 (1). pp. 87-93. ISSN 1434-6060Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
The two-colour operation of a Free-Electron Laser (FEL) has been demonstrated with the 'CLIO' infrared facility. A two section undulator allows the production of picosecond laser pulses at two different wavelengths and simultaneously, in a wavelength range from to , and with a wavelength separation of two colours of up to . The time overlap, between both colours, has been measured on a picosecond time scale and on a microsecond time scale. An initial pump-probe application experiment has been performed with the two colours: stimulated emission has been measured in a 3-level Quantum-Well system. This is the best demonstration of the stability and reliability of the two-colour laser operation.
|Keywords:||free-electron lasers, modulation, tuning, mode locking, Physics, Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics|
|Subjects:||Science > Physics|
Faculty of Science > Physics
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||04 May 2010 14:42|
|Last modified:||26 Aug 2016 02:17|