Prepulse controlled laser beam propagation is demonstrated by utilizing transient refractive index in expanding-nanoplasma gases. The correlation between macroscopic refractive index and microscopic polarizability is verified, supporting the one-dimensional self-consistent hydrodynamic nanoplasma model.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series|
|State||Published - 2004|
|Event||International Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC - San Francisco, CA, United States|
Duration: 21 May 2004 → 26 May 2004