We show that the mechanism of the glass laser-induced damage involves a collective response of the dielectric, rather than the individual generation of electrons, and that modification of medium precedes the plasma formation under fs-pulses.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series|
|Publication status||Published - 2003 Jan 1|
|Event||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO); Postconference Digest - Baltimore, MD, United States|
Duration: 2003 Jun 1 → 2003 Jun 6
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