Generation and amplification of pulsed Bessel beams by seeding an optical parametric amplifier

Matteo Clerici, O. Jedrkiewicz, E. Rubino, D. Faccio, L. Tartara, V. Degiorgio, P. Di Trapani

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Abstract

By using two very different seed pulses we demonstrate that the spatiotemporal gain properties of a chi((2)) optical parametric amplifier can be exploited as an efficient conical reshaping mechanism leading to the generation and amplification of a pulsed Bessel beam. (C) 2008 Optical Society of America

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2296-2298
Number of pages3
JournalOptics Letters
Volume33
Issue number20
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Oct 2008

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