Efficient third-harmonic generation through tailored IR femtosecond laser pulse filamentation in air

S. Suntsov, D. Abdollahpour, D. G. Papazoglou, Stylianos Tzortzakis

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Abstract

Third-harmonic generation during filamentation of IR femtosecond laser pulses in air experiences strong spatial reshaping and conversion enhancement when a thin plasma string created by another femtosecond pulse is introduced perpendicularly to the filament's path.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes
Event2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 2 Jun 20094 Jun 2009

Other

Other2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period2/6/094/6/09

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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Suntsov, S., Abdollahpour, D., Papazoglou, D. G., & Tzortzakis, S. (2009). Efficient third-harmonic generation through tailored IR femtosecond laser pulse filamentation in air. In 2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 [5225089]