Progress in Ultrafast Intense Laser Science, Volume 5

Front Cover
Antonio Giulietti, Kenneth Ledingham
Springer Science & Business Media, Dec 5, 2009 - Science - 212 pages

This volume covers a range of topics from this interdisciplinary field, focusing on coherent responses of gaseous and condensed matter to ultrashort intense laser pulses, propagation of intense laser pulses, and laser-plasma interaction and its applications.

 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

1 Vibrational and Electronic Excitation of Molecules by ShortPulse Strong Laser Fields
1
2 Coherent Lattice Oscillations in Solids and Their Optical Control Part I Fundamentals and Optical Detection Techniques
23
3 Coherent Lattice Oscillations in Solids and Their Optical Control Part II New Detection Techniques and Optical Control
47
4 Heterodyne Interferometry Using HighOrder Harmonic Generation in Mixed Gases
65
5 Propagation of Ultrashort Pulses in Condensed Media
81
6 On Lightning Control Using Lasers
109
7 Advances in XRay Studies of Ultraintense LaserPlasma Interactions
123
8 High Field Photonics in Laser Plasmas Propagation Studies Electron Acceleration and Nuclear Activation With Ultrashort Intense Laser Pulses
139
9 Laser Plasma Acceleration and Related Electromagnetic Sources
164
10 LaserDriven Ion Generation with Short Intense and High Contrast Pulses
187
Index
208
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases