Highly Efficient Molecular Ionization Probed by Few-cycle Laser Pulses
1 Photonics Institute, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
2 Department of Chemistry, School of Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
3 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
4 State Key Laboratory on Integrated Optoelectronics, Jilin University, Changchun, China
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Field ionization of hydrocarbon molecules to high charge states is studied as a function of laser pulse duration, peak intensity and molecular alignment. Results are in agreement with the recently proposed mechanism of multi-bond enhanced ionization.
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