Control of high-order harmonic generation using attosecond pulse trains

A. Heinrich, ETH Zürich
C. P. Hauri, ETH Zürich
W. Kornelis, ETH Zürich
P. Schlup, ETH Zürich
M. P. Anscombe, ETH Zürich
J. Biegert, ETH Zürich
U. Keller, ETH Zürich
K. J. Schafer, Louisiana State University
M. B. Gaarde, Louisiana State University


We present a first experiment on attosecond pulse train (APT) assisted high-order harmonic generation, where the APT triggers the release of the electron into the continuum, which leads to an enhancement of harmonic yield. © 2005 IEEE.