Journal Papers


High-Field Laser Technology

  • A 110-TW multiple-beam laser system with a 5-TW wavelength-tunable auxiliary beam for versatile control of laser-plasma interaction,
    Applied Physics B 117, 1189 (2014). [reprint]
  • A versatile 10-TW laser system with robust passive controls to achieve high stability and spatiotemporal quality,
    Applied Physics B 79, 193 (2004). [reprint]

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High-Harmonic Generation

  • Single-shot temporal envelope measurement of ultrashort extreme-UV pulses by spatially encoded transmission gating,
    Opt. Express 23 (26), 34082 (2015). [reprint]
  • Synthesis of a beat-wave pulse train with increasing pulse separation for quasi-phase-matched high-harmonic generation,
    J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 31, 1793 (2014). [reprint]
  • Enhancement of high-harmonic generation by laser-induced cluster vibration,
    Optics Letters 32, 2714 (2007). [reprint]
  • Tomography of high harmonic generation in a cluster jet,
    Optics Letters 31, 984 (2006). [reprint]

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Laser-Plasma Particle Accelerator

  • Femtosecond Probing of Plasma Wakefields and Observation of the Plasma Wake Reversal Using a Relativistic Electron Bunch,
    Physical Review Letters 119, 064801 (2017). [reprint]
  • Temporal characterization of ultrashort linearly chirped electron bunches generated from a laser wakefield accelerator,
    Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 19, 062802 (2016). [reprint]
  • Spot size dependence of laser accelerated protons in thin multi-ion foils,
    Physics of Plasmas 21, 063102 (2014). [reprint]
  • Induction of electron injection and betatron oscillation in a plasma-waveguide-based laser wakefield accelerator by modification of waveguide structure,
    Physics of Plasmas 20, 083104 (2013). [reprint]
  • Programmably structured plasma waveguide for development of table-top photon and particle sources,
    Physics of Plasmas 19, 063109 (2012). [reprint]
  • Enhancement of injection and acceleration of electrons in a laser wakefield accelerator by using an argon-doped hydrogen gas jet and optically preformed plasma waveguide,
    Physics of Plasmas 18, 063102 (2011). [reprint]
  • Production of a monoenergetic electron bunch in a self-injected laser-wakefield accelerator,
    Physical Review E 75, 036402 (2007). [reprint]
  • Tomography of injection and acceleration processes that produce a monoenergetic electron in a laser wakefield accelerator,
    Physical Review Letters 96, 095001 (2006). [reprint]
  • Spatially localized self-injection of electrons in a self-modulated laser-wakefield accelerator by using a laser-induced transient density ramp,
    Physical Review Letters 94, 115003 (2005). [reprint]
  • Optically controlled seeding of Raman forward scattering and injection of electrons in a self-modulated laser-wakefield accelerator,
    Physical Review Letters 92, 075003 (2004). [reprint]
  • Prepulse controlled splitting of relativistically self-guided channel and suppression of Raman forward scattering instability,
    Physics of Plasmas 11, 1173 (2004). [reprint]

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Laboratory Astrophysics

  • Transition from coherent to incoherent acceleration of nonthermal relativistic electron induced by an intense light pulse,
    High Energy Density Physics 22, 46 (2017). [reprint]
  • Relativistic plasma astrophysics with intense lasers,
    High Energy Density Physics 17, 198 (2015). [reprint]

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EUV / Soft X-Ray Laser

  • High-brightness optical-field-ionization collisional-excitation extreme-ultraviolet lasing pumped by a 100-TW laser system in an optically preformed plasma waveguide,
    Applied Physics B 106, 817 (2012). [reprint]
  • Seeding of a soft-x-ray laser in a plasma waveguide by high harmonic generation,
    Optics Letters 34, 3562 (2009). [reprint]
  • Single-shot soft x-ray digital holographic microscopy with an adjustable field of view and magnification,
    Optics Letters 34, 623 (2009). [reprint]
  • Optical-field-ionization collisional-excitation x-ray lasers with an optically preformed plasma waveguide,
    Physical Review A 76, 053817 (2007). [reprint]
  • Dramatic enhancement of optical-field-ionization collisional-excitation x-ray lasing by using an optically preformed plasma waveguide,
    Physical Review Letters 99, 063904 (2007). [reprint]
  • Optimization of laser propagation in optical-field-ionization plasmas for X-ray laser generation,
    Applied Physics B 86, 25 (2007). [reprint]
  • Experimental investigation of the parameter space for optical-field-ionization cluster-jet x-ray lasers,
    Physical Review A 74, 023804 (2006). [reprint]
  • Characterization and control of plasma density distribution for the development of solid-target x-ray lasers,
    Physical Review E 72, 026407 (2005). [reprint]
  • Collisional excitation soft x-ray laser pumped by optical field ionization in a cluster jet,
    Physical Review A – Rapid Communication 71, 061804(R) (2005). [reprint]
  • Efficient generation of extended plasma waveguides with the axicon ignitor-heater scheme,
    Physics of Plasmas 11, L21 (2004). [reprint]
  • High-brightness soft x-ray generation under optimized laser-cluster interaction,
    Optics Communications 231, 375 (2004). [reprint]
  • Investigations of transient Ne-like Fe x-ray lasers pumped by femtosecond laser system,
    Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 40, 2282 (2001). [reprint]

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Plasma Nonlinear Optics

  • Relativistic birefringence induced by a high-intensity laser field in a plasma,
    Physical Review A 83, 033801 (2011). [reprint]
  • Generation of intense ultrashort midinfrared pulses by laser-plasma interaction in the bubble regime,
    Physical Review A 82, 063804 (2010). [reprint]
  • Relativistic optical rectification driven by a high-intensity pulsed Gaussian beam,
    Physical Review A 80, 023802 (2009). [reprint]
  • Applications of laser-fabricated plasma structures in laser-wakefield accelerators, x-ray lasers, and plasma nonlinear optics,
    Journal of the Korean Physical Society 53, 3719 (2008). [reprint]
  • Backward Raman Amplification in a Plasma Waveguide,
    Physical Review Letters 101, 065005 (2008). [reprint]
  • Degenerate four-wave mixing mediated by ponderomotive-force-driven plasma gratings,
    Physical Review E 75, 036403 (2007). [reprint]
  • Enhancement of relativistic harmonic generation by an optically-preformed periodic plasma waveguide,
    Physical Review Letters 98, 033901 (2007). [reprint]
  • Three-dimensional analysis of collective relativistic electron motion and coherent harmonic generation driven by an intense pulsed Gaussian beam,
    Physical Review A 76, 063815 (2007). [reprint]
  • Programmable fabrication of spatial structures in a gas jet by laser machining with a spatial light modulator,
    Physics of Plasmas 13, 110701 (2006). [reprint]
  • Fabrication of spatial transient-density structure as high-field plasma photonic devices,
    Physics of Plasmas 12, 070707 (2005). [reprint]
  • Control of laser-beam propagation and absorption in a nanoplasma gas by programming of a transient complex refractive index with a prepulse,
    Physical Review E 69, 035403(R) (2004). [reprint]
  • Dependence of relativistic self-guiding and Raman forward scattering on duration and chirp of an intense laser pulse propagating in a plasma,
    Physics of Plasmas 9, 391 (2002). [reprint]

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Optical Microscopy and Biophysical Applications

  • Reducing radiation exposure in intra-medullary nailing procedures: Intra-medullary endo-transilluminating (iMET),
    Injury 40, 1084 (2009). [reprint]
  • Super-resolution bright-field optical microscopy based on nanometer topographic contrast,
    Microscopy Research and Technique 65, 180 (2004). [reprint]
  • Sub-diffraction-limit imaging based on the topographic contrast of differential confocal microscopy,
    Optics Letters 28, 1772 (2003). [reprint]
  • Non-interferometric wide-field optical profilometry with nanometer depth resolution,
    Optics Letters 27, 1773 (2002). [reprint]
  • Using differential confocal microscopy to detect the phase transition of lipid vesicle membranes,
    Optical Engineering 40, 2077 (2001). [reprint]
  • All-optical measurements of the bending rigidity of lipid-vesicle membranes across structural phase transitions,
    Physical Review E 64, 020901(R) (2001). [reprint]
  • Deconvolution of local surface response from topography in nanometer profilometry with a dual-scan method,
    Optics Letters 24, 1732 (1999). [reprint]
  • Optical measurement of the viscoelastic and biochemical responses of living cells to mechanical perturbation,
    Optics Letters 23, 307 (1998). [reprint]
  • Noninterferometric differential confocal microscopy with 2-nm depth resolution,
    Optics Communications 135, 233 (1997). [reprint]
  • Imaging and profiling surface microstructures with noninterferometric confocal laser-feedback,
    Applied Physics Letters 66, 2022 (1995). [reprint]
  • Nanometer-resolution distance measurement with a noninterferometric method,
    Applied Optics 33, 113 (1994). [reprint]

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Theoretical Physics

  • A systematic approach for obtaining the Green functions of time-dependent Schrödinger equations by Fourier transform,
    European Journal of Physic 37, 045402 (2016). [reprint]
  • Laser acceleration of protons using multi-ion plasma gaseous targets,
    New Journal of Physics 17, 023018 (2015). [reprint]
  • A universal Laplace-transform approach to solving Schrödinger equations for all known solvable models,
    European Journal of Physics 35, 015006 (2014). [reprint]
  • Enhancement of proton energy by polarization switch in laser acceleration of multi-ion foils,
    Physics of Plasmas 20, 103112 (2013). [reprint]
  • Generation of quasi-monoenergetic protons from thin multi-ion foils by a combination of laser radiation pressure acceleration and shielded Coulomb repulsion,
    New Journal of Physics 15, 025026 (2013). [reprint]
  • A Canonical Approach to the Action-Angle Formalism in Quantum Mechanics,
    Chinese Journal of Physics 49, 555 (2011).
  • Invariance of the canonical quantization prescription under classical canonical transformations,
    Chinese Journal of Physics 45, 425 (2007). [reprint]
  • Transverse oscillation in laser cavities,
    Physical Review A 73, 033804 (2006). [reprint]
  • Constructing Green functions of the Schrodinger equation by elementary transformations,
    American Journal of Physics 74, 600 (2006). [reprint]
  • Integration of the Schroedinger equation by canonical transformations,
    Physical Review A 65, 012104 (2001). [reprint]
  • Population diffusion and equipartition in quantum systems of many degrees of freedom,
    Physical Review Letters 80, 3682 (1998). [reprint]
  • Energy diffusion due to nonlinear perturbation on linear Hamiltonians,
    Physical Review E 54, 4657 (1996). [reprint]

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Materials Fabrication and Application

  • Growth of strongly textured FeCO3 thin films for application in research of nuclear quantum optics with ultrashort-pulsed laser deposition,
    Appl. Phys. A 115 (2), 671–677 (May 2014). [reprint]

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Ultrafast Laser Technology and Science

  • Fabricating high-aspect-ratio sub-diffraction-limit structures on silicon with two-photon photopolymerization and reactive ion etching,
    Applied Physics A 79, 2027 (2004). [reprint]
  • Femtosecond self-focusing dynamics measured by three-dimensional phase-retrieval cross correlation,
    Journal of the Optical Society of America B 17, 1626 (2000). [reprint]
  • Dynamic model of multipass ultrashort-pulse laser amplifiers and its application,
    Applied Optics 36, 7802 (1997). [reprint]
  • Femtosecond transform-limited Kerr-lens mode-locked dye lasers,
    Optical and Quantum Electronics 28, 1443 (1996). [reprint]
  • Off-axial pulse propagation in graded-index materials with Kerr nonlinearity–a variational approach,
    Optics Communications 128, 145 (1996). [reprint]
  • Tunable multiwavelength synchronized femtosecond pulse trains for ultrafast spectroscopy,
    Optics Communications 124, 505 (1996).
  • Experimental study of the geometric group-delay dispersion in graded-index media,
    Applied Optics 35, 2610 (1996). [reprint]
  • Spatio-temporal solitary pulses in graded-index materials with Kerr nonlinearity,
    Optics Communications 119, 167 (1995). [reprint]
  • Characteristics of a femtosecond transform-limited Kerr-lens mode-locked dye laser,
    Optics Letters 19, 975 (1994). [reprint]
  • Measurements of the self-starting threshold of Kerr-lens mode locking lasers,
    Optics Letters 19, 566 (1994). [reprint]
  • Wavelength-tunable passive mode locking of dye lasers by use of the intracavity optical Kerr effect,
    Optics Letters 18, 1247 (1993). [reprint]
  • Optical Soliton in graded-index waveguides,
    Optics Letters 18, 266 (1993). [reprint]
  • Adjustable negative group-velocity dispersion in graded-index lenses,
    Optics Letters 17, 1177 (1992). [reprint]
  • Analysis of passive additive-pulse mode-locking with eigenmode theory,
    IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 562 (1992).
  • Self-starting issues of passive self-focusing mode-locking,
    Optics Letters 16, 1689 (1991). [reprint]
  • Theory of passive additive-pulse mode locking,
    Optics Letters 16, 1104 (1991). [reprint]

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Imaging through Scattering Media with Broadband Interferometry

  • Imaging through animal tissues with cw diode laser based broadband interferometry,
    Optics Communications 130, 317 (1996). [reprint]
  • Rejection of stochastic background noise in low-level pulsed light scattering experiments,
    Review of Scientific Instruments 64, 2550 (1993). [reprint]
  • Imaging through random scattering media by using cw broadband interferometry,
    Optics Letters 18, 546 (1993). [reprint]
  • Spatially coherent white-light interferometer based on a point fluorescent source,
    Optics Letters 18, 678 (1993). [reprint]

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