Filamentation and self-compression of high-energy mid-IR pulses

V. Shumakova, P. Malevich, Skirmantas Ališauskas, A. Voronin, A. V. Mitrofanov, A. M. Zheltikov, Daniele Faccio, Daniil Kartashov, A. Baltuška, A. Pugžlys

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We report self-action of 0.5-TW peak-power few-cycle 4-μm pulses in air and bulk dielectrics that is strikingly different compared to the case of near-IR drivers. An example of scalable nonlinear self-compression of 20-mJ is highlighted.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena 2016
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781943580187
Publication statusPublished - 17 Jul 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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