Shot-noise-limited detection scheme for two-beam laser spectroscopies

László Andor, András Lörincz, Jeanne Siemion, Duane D. Smith, Stuart A. Rice

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We describe a single-sideband frequency demodulation scheme with large dynamic range which gives linear response and is capable of shot-noise-limited performance when used with time-resolved pump and probe, polarization, and three- and four-wave mixing spectroscopies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)64-67
Number of pages4
JournalReview of Scientific Instruments
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation

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