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2020

High conversion efficiency of an optical parametric amplifier pumped by 1 kHz Ti:Sapphire laser pulses for tunable high-harmonic generation

Naumov, A. Y. U., Villeneuve, D. M. & Niikura, H., 2020 Feb 3, In : Optics Express. 28, 3, p. 4088-4098 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Population transfer to high angular momentum states in infrared-assisted XUV photoionization of helium

Mayer, N., Peng, P., Villeneuve, D. M., Patchkovskii, S., Ivanov, M., Kornilov, O., Vrakking, M. J. J. & Niikura, H., 2020 Aug 28, In : Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 53, 16, 164003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Selection of the magnetic quantum number in resonant ionization of neon using an XUV-IR two-color laser field

Patchkovskii, S., Vrakking, M. J. J., Villeneuve, D. M. & Niikura, H., 2020 Jul 14, In : Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 53, 13, 134002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Coherent imaging of an attosecond electron wave packet

Villeneuve, D. M., Hockett, P., Vrakking, M. J. J. & Niikura, H., 2017 Jun 16, In : Science. 356, 6343, p. 1150-1154 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Contribution of multiple electron trajectories to high-harmonic generation in the few-cycle regime

Naumov, A. Y., Villeneuve, D. M. & Niikura, H., 2015 Jun 26, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 91, 6, 063421.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Controlling attosecond electron wave packet in a molecule

Niikura, H., 2014 Jan 1, 19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, UP 2014. Optical Society of American (OSA), (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2013

Studying the electronic structure of molecules with high harmonic spectroscopy

Villeneuve, D. M., Bertrand, J. B., Corkum, P. B., Dudovich, N., Itatani, J., Kieffer, J. C., Légaré, F., Levesque, J., Mairesse, Y., Niikura, H., Schmidt, B. E., Shiner, A. D. & Wörner, H. J., 2013, Attosecond Physics: Attosecond Measurements and Control of Physical Systems. Plaja, L., Torres, R. & Zair, A. (eds.). p. 159-190 32 p. (Springer Series in Optical Sciences; vol. 177).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2012

Extracting electron-ion differential scattering cross sections for partially aligned molecules by laser-induced rescattering photoelectron spectroscopy

Okunishi, M., Niikura, H., Lucchese, R. R., Morishita, T. & Ueda, K., 2012, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 388, PART 3, 032027.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Order-dependent structure of high harmonic wavefronts

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Naumov, A., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2012 Jun 18, In : Optics Express. 20, 13, p. 13870-13877 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Toward complete space-time reconstruction of attosecond pulses

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Naumov, A., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2012, High Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena, HILAS 2012. Optical Society of American (OSA), (High Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena, HILAS 2012).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Toward complete space-time reconstruction of light pulses

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Naumov, A., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2012, 2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012. 6326121. (2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Toward complete space-time reconstruction of light pulses

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Naumov, A., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2012, CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2012. Optical Society of America (OSA), p. CTu3G.7 (CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2012).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2011

Extracting electron-ion differential scattering cross sections for partially aligned molecules by laser-induced rescattering photoelectron spectroscopy

Okunishi, M., Niikura, H., Lucchese, R. R., Morishita, T. & Ueda, K., 2011 Feb 8, In : Physical Review Letters. 106, 6, 063001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Probing the spatial structure of a molecular attosecond electron wave packet using shaped recollision trajectories

Niikura, H., Wörner, H. J., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2011 Aug 22, In : Physical Review Letters. 107, 9, 093004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)

Toward complete space-time reconstruction of attosecond pulses

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Naumov, A., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2011, High Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena, HILAS 2011. (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Versatile approach for frequency resolved wavefront characterization

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2011, Frontiers in Ultrafast Optics: Biomedical, Scientific, and Industrial Applications XI. 79250U. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7925).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2010

Mapping molecular orbital symmetry on high-order harmonic generation spectrum using two-color laser fields

Niikura, H., Dudovich, N., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2010 Jul 28, In : Physical Review Letters. 105, 5, 053003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)

Spectral wavefront optical reconstruction by diffraction

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2010, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2010. (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Spectral wavefront optical reconstruction by diffraction

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2010, Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010. 5500916. (Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2009

Frequency-resolved high-harmonic wavefront characterization

Frumker, E., Paulus, G. G., Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2009 Oct 1, In : Optics Letters. 34, 19, p. 3026-3028 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Ionization of small molecules by strong laser fields

Niikura, H., Bhardwaj, R. R., Légaré, F., Litvinyuk, I. V., Dooley, P. W., Rayner, D. M., Ivanov, M. Y., Corkum, P. B. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2009, Strong Field Laser Physics. p. 185-208 24 p. (Springer Series in Optical Sciences; vol. 134).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Observation of electronic structure minima in high-harmonic generation

Wörner, H. J., Niikura, H., Bertrand, J. B., Corkum, P. B. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2009 Mar 9, In : Physical Review Letters. 102, 10, 103901.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

170 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Attosecond and angstrom science

Niikura, H. & Corkum, P. B., 2007, In : Advances in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 54, C, p. 511-548 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

30 Citations (Scopus)

Attosecond strobing of two-surface population dynamics in dissociating H2+

Staudte, A., Pavičić, D., Chelkowski, S., Zeidler, D., Meckel, M., Niikura, H., Schöffler, M., Schössler, S., Ulrich, B., Rajeev, P. P., Weber, T., Jahnke, T., Villeneuve, D. M., Bandrauk, A. D., Cocke, C. L., Corkum, P. B. & Dörner, R., 2007 Feb 14, In : Physical Review Letters. 98, 7, 073003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

112 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Controlling vibrational wave packets with intense, few-cycle laser pulses

Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2006, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 73, 2, 021402.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Citations (Scopus)
2005

A molecular-scale photocathode - Using a molecule's own electrons to image itself

Villeneuve, D. M., Niikura, H., Milosevic, N., Brabec, T. & Corkum, P. B., 2005 Dec, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 241, 1-4, p. 69-72 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Attosecond dynamics using sub-laser-cycle electron pulses

Niikura, H., Légaré, F., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2005 Jan 20, In : Journal of Modern Optics. 52, 2-3, p. 453-464 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping attosecond electron wave packet motion

Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2005 Mar 4, In : Physical Review Letters. 94, 8, 083003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

132 Citations (Scopus)

Tomographic imaging of molecular orbitals with high-harmonic generation

Itatani, J., Levesque, J., Zeidler, D., Niikura, H., Corkum, P. B. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2005 Apr, In : Laser Physics. 15, 4, p. 525-528 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2004

Attosecond science

Itatani, J., Niikura, H. & Corkum, P. B., 2004, In : Physica Scripta T. T110, p. 112-119 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Coherent cooling of molecular vibrational motion with laser-induced dipole forces

Niikura, H., Corkum, P. B. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2004, In : Springer Series in Chemical Physics. 79, p. 855-857 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mapping attosecond electron wave packet motion

Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2004, In : Springer Series in Chemical Physics. 79, p. 155-157 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stopping a vibrational wave packet with laser-induced dipole forces

Niikura, H., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2004 Apr 2, In : Physical Review Letters. 92, 13, p. 133002-1-133002-4 133002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)

Tomographic imaging of molecular orbitals

Itatani, J., Lavesque, J., Zeidler, D., Niikura, H., Pépin, H., Kieffer, J. C., Corkum, P. B. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2004 Dec 16, In : Nature. 432, 7019, p. 867-871 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1756 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Controlling vibrational wave packet motion with intense modulated laser fields

Niikura, H., Corkum, P. B. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2003 May 23, In : Physical Review Letters. 90, 20, p. 203601/1-203601/4 203601.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Citations (Scopus)

Controlling Vibrational Wave Packet Motion with Intense Modulated Laser Fields

Niikura, H., Corkum, P. B. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2003, In : Physical Review Letters. 90, 20, p. 4 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Probing molecular dynamics with attosecond resolution using correlated wave packet pairs

Niikura, H., Légaré, F., Hasbani, R., Ivanov, M. Y., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2003 Feb 20, In : Nature. 421, 6925, p. 826-829 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

359 Citations (Scopus)

Probing wave packet motion of D2+ with sub femtosecond resolution

Niikura, H., Légaré, F., Hasbani, R., Ivanov, M. Y., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2003, In : Springer Series in Chemical Physics. 71, p. 25-27 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sub-femtosecond resolution wave packet measurements using correlated pairs

Corkum, P. B., Niikura, H., Legare, F., Litvinyuk, I., Dooley, P., Ivanov, M. & Villeneuve, D., 2003, In : OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series. 88, p. 908 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Sub-femtosecond resolution wave packet measurements using correlated pairs

Corkum, P. B., Niikura, H., Legare, F., Litvinyuk, I., Dooley, P., Ivanov, M. & Villeneuve, D., 2003, p. JTuA4/1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2002

Measuring H2+ vibrational wavepackets with sub-femtosecond precision

Corkum, P. B., Niikura, H., Légaré, F., Hasbani, R., Ivanov, M. Y. & Villeneuve, D. M., 2002, p. 110. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Sub-laser-cycle electron pulses for probing molecular dynamics

Nilkura, H., Légaré, F., Hashani, R., Bandrauk, A. D., Ivanov, M. Y., Villeneuve, D. M. & Corkum, P. B., 2002 Jun 27, In : Nature. 417, 6892, p. 917-922 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

551 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Rotational state distribution of N2+ produced from N2 or N2O observed by a laser-synchrotron radiation combination technique

Niikura, H., Mizutani, M. & Mitsuke, K., 2000 Jan 28, In : Chemical Physics Letters. 317, 1-2, p. 45-52 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
1998

Laser-induced fluorescence excitation spectroscopy of N2+ produced by VUV photoionization of N2 and N2O

Mizutani, M., Niikura, H., Hiraya, A. & Mitsuke, K., 1998 May 1, In : Journal of Synchrotron Radiation. 5, 3, p. 1069-1071 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)
1997
8 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)
1996

Laser free measurements of absorption and fluorescence excitation spectra in a supersonic free jet

Graf, U., Niikura, H. & Hirayama, S., 1996 Feb, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 67, 2, p. 406-409 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal energy assisted heavy atom effect: Fluorescence quenching of 9-cyanoanthracene in the supercritical fluid of Xe

Maeda, M., Graf, U., Niikura, H., Okamoto, M. & Hirayama, S., 1996 Jul 19, In : Chemical Physics Letters. 257, 1-2, p. 175-180 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)