Molecular orientation and alignment by resonant single-cycle THz fields

Sharly Fleischer*, Yan Zhou, Robert W. Field, Keith A. Nelson

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Molecular orientation is now feasible through the interaction of gas phase polar molecules with intense single-cycle THz fields. We explore the effects of resonant multi-rotational level excitation on the molecular angular distribution.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Subtitle of host publicationLaser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011
StatePublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes
Event2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 1 May 20116 May 2011

Publication series

Name2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011

Conference

Conference2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period1/05/116/05/11

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