Rotational mechanism of lasing in singly ionized nitrogen molecules under femtosecond mid-IR pumping

Ali Azarm, Paul Corkum, Pavel G Polynkin

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Abstract

Through high-resolution spectroscopy of lasing on N2 + ions at 428nm wavelength, we quantify optical gain and population inversion in the gain medium. We show that molecular rotations are the enabling effect in this lasing process.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580118
StatePublished - Dec 16 2016
Event2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 5 2016Jun 10 2016

Other

Other2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period6/5/166/10/16

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Optical gain
lasing
pumping
Nitrogen
Spectroscopy
Ions
nitrogen
Wavelength
molecular rotation
Molecules
population inversion
molecules
inversions
high resolution
wavelengths
spectroscopy
ions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Azarm, A., Corkum, P., & Polynkin, P. G. (2016). Rotational mechanism of lasing in singly ionized nitrogen molecules under femtosecond mid-IR pumping. In 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016 [7788130] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc..

Rotational mechanism of lasing in singly ionized nitrogen molecules under femtosecond mid-IR pumping. / Azarm, Ali; Corkum, Paul; Polynkin, Pavel G.

2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016. 7788130.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Azarm, A, Corkum, P & Polynkin, PG 2016, Rotational mechanism of lasing in singly ionized nitrogen molecules under femtosecond mid-IR pumping. in 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016., 7788130, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016, San Jose, United States, 6/5/16.
Azarm A, Corkum P, Polynkin PG. Rotational mechanism of lasing in singly ionized nitrogen molecules under femtosecond mid-IR pumping. In 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. 2016. 7788130
Azarm, Ali ; Corkum, Paul ; Polynkin, Pavel G. / Rotational mechanism of lasing in singly ionized nitrogen molecules under femtosecond mid-IR pumping. 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016.
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