Nonlinear optics in the relativistic regime

D. Umstadter, S. Y. Chen, A. Maksimchuk, G. Mourou, R. Wagner

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Abstract

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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)98-99
Number of pages2
JournalSpringer Series in Chemical Physics
Volume62
StatePublished - Dec 1 1996

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Umstadter, D., Chen, S. Y., Maksimchuk, A., Mourou, G., & Wagner, R. (1996). Nonlinear optics in the relativistic regime. Springer Series in Chemical Physics, 62, 98-99.

Nonlinear optics in the relativistic regime. / Umstadter, D.; Chen, S. Y.; Maksimchuk, A.; Mourou, G.; Wagner, R.

In: Springer Series in Chemical Physics, Vol. 62, 01.12.1996, p. 98-99.

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Umstadter, D, Chen, SY, Maksimchuk, A, Mourou, G & Wagner, R 1996, 'Nonlinear optics in the relativistic regime', Springer Series in Chemical Physics, vol. 62, pp. 98-99.
Umstadter D, Chen SY, Maksimchuk A, Mourou G, Wagner R. Nonlinear optics in the relativistic regime. Springer Series in Chemical Physics. 1996 Dec 1;62:98-99.
Umstadter, D. ; Chen, S. Y. ; Maksimchuk, A. ; Mourou, G. ; Wagner, R. / Nonlinear optics in the relativistic regime. In: Springer Series in Chemical Physics. 1996 ; Vol. 62. pp. 98-99.
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