Attosecond Vacuum-Ultraviolet Photoconductive Switching in Dielectrics

M. Ossiander*, K Golyari, K. Scharl, L. Lehnert, F. Siegrist, D. Zimin, M. Weidman, I. Floss, V. Smejkal, C. Lemell, J. Burgdörfer, F. Krausz, M. Schultze

*Corresponding author for this work

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We demonstrate an attosecond one-photon photoconductive switch by injecting conduction band carriers in dielectrics using vacuum-ultraviolet light pulses. Femtosecond pulse- driven currents reveal intra- and inter-band conduction band carrier dynamics.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2020
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics - Virtuell, Virtual, Washington, United States
Duration: 10 May 202015 May 2020


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityVirtual, Washington
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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

Fields of Expertise

  • Advanced Materials Science

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