Novel nonlinear optical effects, such as wake-field generation and relativistic self-focusing, are observed when a terawatt laser is focused to an intensity approaching 1019 W/cm2 into a gas jet.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Springer Series in Chemical Physics|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1996|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry