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Nature Physics volume 14, pages 110111 (2018) | Download Citation

A generalization of the Kapitza–Dirac effect enables new ways of controlling free electrons with ultrashort light pulses.

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  1. Benoit Chalopin is at Université de Toulouse, 31062 Toulouse, France

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  2. Arnaud Arbouet is at CEMES–CNRS, 31055 Toulouse, France

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