Distortion of ultrashort pulses caused by aberrations

Z. L. Horváth, A. P. Kovács, Zs Bor

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The effect of the primary wave aberrations (spherical aberration, astigmatism and coma) on ultrashort pulses is studied by the Nijboer-Zernike theory. The results of the geometrical and the wave optical treatments are compared.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUltrafast Phenomena XV
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings of the 15th International Conference
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2007

Publication series

NameSpringer Series in Chemical Physics
ISSN (Print)0172-6218


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

Cite this

Horváth, Z. L., Kovács, A. P., & Bor, Z. (2007). Distortion of ultrashort pulses caused by aberrations. In Ultrafast Phenomena XV: Proceedings of the 15th International Conference (pp. 220-222). (Springer Series in Chemical Physics; Vol. 88). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-68781-8-71