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Attosecond metrology

Optical waveform reconstruction

Nature Photonics volume 11, pages 333335 (2017) | Download Citation

The direct measurement of few-cycle optical waveforms with arbitrary polarization and weak intensity is now made possible thanks to extreme ultraviolet interferometry with isolated attosecond pulses.

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  1. Pascal Salières is at the Laboratory Interactions, Dynamics and Lasers (LIDYL) of CEA-Saclay, CNRS, University Paris-Saclay, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France

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