Attosecond light sources

  1. Get@NRC: Attosecond light sources (Opens in a new window)
AuthorSearch for:
Journal titlePhysics in Canada
Pages6366; # of pages: 4
Subjectlaser pulses; attoseconds; electron; hydrogen atom
AbstractThe shortest-duration laser pulses now have durations below 100 attoseconds. This is less than the time it takes an electron to go around a hydrogen atom. This article describes how these new sources work.
Publication date
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada (NRC-CNRC)
Peer reviewedYes
NPARC number15190364
Export citationExport as RIS
Report a correctionReport a correction
Record identifier0a4db0b1-d78d-40e5-87e3-589b0e27dad0
Record created2010-07-12
Record modified2016-05-09
Bookmark and share
  • Share this page with Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Google+ (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Delicious (Opens in a new window)