• High Power Laser Science and Engineering
  • Vol. 4, Issue 3, 03000e29 (2016)
J. E. Calvert, A. J. Palmer, I. V. Litvinyuk, and R. T. Sang
Author Affiliations
  • Australian Attosecond Science Facility, Center for Quantum Dynamics, School of Natural Sciences, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland 4111, Australia
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    Abstract

    The interactions of strong-field few-cycle laser pulses with metastable states of noble gas atoms are examined. Metastable noble gas atoms offer a combination of low ionization potential and a relatively simple atomic structure, making them excellent targets for examining ionization dynamics in varying experimental conditions. A review of the current work performed on metastable noble gas atoms is presented.
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    J. E. Calvert, A. J. Palmer, I. V. Litvinyuk, R. T. Sang. Metastable noble gas atoms in strong-field ionization experiments[J]. High Power Laser Science and Engineering, 2016, 4(3): 03000e29
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    Received: Jun. 1, 2016
    Accepted: Aug. 3, 2016
    Published Online: Jul. 31, 2018
    The Author Email: I. V. Litvinyuk (i.litvinyuk@griffith.edu.au)