Controlling dielectric properties with light fields

Martin Schultze, Elisabeth M. Bothschafter, Annkatrin Sommer, Simon Holzner, Wolfgang Schweinberger, Reinhard Kienberger, Vadym Apalkov, Vladislav S. Yakovlev, Mark I. Stockman, Ferenc Krausz

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This work reports on the attosecond real-time observation of the electron processes [1] underlying the ability of ultrastrong few-cycle laser pulses to turn a dielectric solid from an insulating into a conducting state [2].
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-2
JournalConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes
Event2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: CLEO 2013 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 9 Jun 201314 Jun 2013

Fields of Expertise

  • Advanced Materials Science


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