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attosecond

One quintillionth of a second. See space/time and ohnosecond.
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Attosecond spectroscopy now directly addresses the fundamentals of the interaction of light with matter.
A key tool to track the dynamics of core-excitons has been the development of attosecond light flashes in the optical range.
Corkum, research chair in Attosecond Photonics at the University of Ottawa in Canada, delivered a lecture on "Chasing and steering electrons" at the King Adbul Aziz City For Science and Technology(KACST) in Riyadh on Sunday.
research in the field of attosecond spectroscopy (1 attosecond = 10-18 s) the
The keynote, plenary, and invited papers cover generating and characterizing attosecond high harmonic pulses, high power lasers and interactions, laser accelerators, and problems and breakthroughs in laser techniques in conserving artwork.
Optical pulses only a few femtosecond long have been used for several years now in high resolution time domain spectroscopy, but a number of processes in the natural world are much faster yet, so attosecond laser pulses have now been developed to investigate them.
Research at the Joint Laboratory for Attosecond Science (JASLab) may lead to scientific breakthroughs in health care, diagnostic medicine, quantum computing, nanotechnology, environmental science and energy.
KOSLOWSKI, Modified Schrodinger equation for attosecond laser pulse interaction with matter.
The selected awards include a multimodality spectroscope for nanoscale optical imaging the structure of peptides, proteins, and viruses in their native environment; remote nondestructive testing and measurement of power systems for isolating and diagnosing failures in the power grid; and laser instrumentation for attosecond experimentation to probe the fast electron dynamics in electronic devices.
Opening up the attosecond timescale could therefore provide new insights into the incredibly fast processes of the atomic world.
Opening up the attosecond timescale could provide new insights into the incredibly fast processes of the atomic world.