Material dynamics from laser pulse filamentation to permanent structural modifications in fused silica

D. G. Papazoglou, Stylianos Tzortzakis

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Abstract

Using pump-probe imaging techniques we monitor the formation of plasma strings, the subsequent emergence of transient electronic defects, and their transformation to permanent refractive index modifications in fused silica following sub-picosecond ultraviolet laser pulse filamentation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528599
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 4 May 20089 May 2008

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period4/5/089/5/08

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Papazoglou, D. G., & Tzortzakis, S. (2008). Material dynamics from laser pulse filamentation to permanent structural modifications in fused silica. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 Optical Society of America.