Optical comb generators for laser frequency measurement
Authors: Maddaloni P., Cancio P., De Natale P.
Autors Affiliation: CNR – Istituto Nazionale di Ottica Applicata, Comprensorio ‘A Olivetti’, Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli (Napoli), Italy;
CNR – Istituto Nazionale di Ottica Applicata, Largo E Fermi 6, 50125 Firenze, Italy;
European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy (LENS), Via N Carrara 1, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino
Abstract: Thanks to the advent of optical frequency comb synthesizers, based on femto-second mode-locked lasers, the field of optical frequency metrology has experienced an extraordinary growth, producing outstanding results in precision spectroscopy and opening new perspectives in different metrological branches. After introducing the basic concepts, systems and experiments, we overview the most significant achievements in this fast expanding field.
Journal/Review: MEASUREMENT SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Volume: 20 (5) Pages from: 052001 to: 052001
KeyWords: Basic concepts; Laser frequency measurement; Laser frequency measurements; Mode-locked laser; Optical comb generator; Optical frequency combs; Optical frequency metrology; Precision spectroscopy, Electric frequency measurement; Lasers; Optical materials, Natural frequenciesDOI: 10.1088/0957-0233/20/5/052001Citations: 58data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2023-06-04References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here