MBI Staff Member – Personal info

Research

  • OPCPA development
    • Amplification of few-cycle pulses at high repetition rates
  • Nonlinear pulse compression
    • Generation of few- and near-single-cycle laser pulses
    • Hollow fibre pulse compression
    • Multiple plate continuum generation
  • Ultrafast metrology
    • Characterisation of few- / single-cycle pulses
    • Spatio-temporal pulse characterisation
    • Characterisation of attosecond VUV and XUV pulses
  • Attosecond science
    • Attosecond transient absorption spectroscopy
    • Attosecond fourier transform spectroscopy
    • Attosecond pump-probe experiments with a reaction microscope

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Curriculum vitae

2016 - present Senior Scientist Max-Born-Institut, Berlin, Germany
2010 – 2016 Consultant Physicist, Imperial Consultants Ltd, London, UK
2009 – 2011 Research Associate, Blackett Laboratory, Physics Department, Imperial College London, UK
2005 – 2005 Research Assistant, Institute of Physics and Center for Nanotechnology, University of Münster, Germany

Education:

2005 – 2009 DPhil Atomic & Laser Physics, University of Oxford, UK, Prof. Ian A. Walmsley
2003 – 2005 Diplom-Physiker, Physikalisches Institut, Universität Muenster, Germany

Recent highlight(s)

  • 100 kHz OPCPA system link
  • Attosecond transient absorption spectroscopy in CH3I link
  • XUV lens with a gas jet link

MBI Publications

  1. Enhanced attosecond pulse generation in the vacuum ultraviolet using a two-colour driving field for high harmonic generation

    P. Matía-Hernando, T. Witting, D. J. Walke, J. P. Marangos, J. W. G. Tisch

    Journal of modern optics 65 (2018) 737-744
  2. Sub-4 fs laser pulses at high average power and high repetition rate from an all-solid-state setup

    C.-H. Lu, T. Witting, A. Husakou, M. J.J. Vrakking, A. H. Kung, F. J. Furch

    Optics Express 26 (2018) 8941-8956
  3. Spatio-temporal characterisation of a 100kHz 24W sub-3-cycle NOPCPA laser system

    T. Witting, F. J. Furch, M. J. J. Vrakking

    Journal of Optics 20 (2018) 044003/1-8
  4. Extreme-ultraviolet refractive optics

    L. Drescher, O. Kornilov, T. Witting, G. Reitsma, N. Monserud, A. Rouzée, J. Mikosch, M. J. J. Vrakking, B. Schütte

    Nature 564 (2018) 91–94
  5. Attosecond physics at the nanoscale

    M. F. Ciappina, J. A. Pérez-Hernández, A. S. Landsman, W. A. Okell, S. Zherebtsov, B. Förg, J. Schötz, L. Seiffert, T. Fennel, T. Shaaran, T. Zimmermann, A. Chacón, R. Guichard, A. Zaïr, J. W. G. Tisch, J. P. Marangos, T. Witting, A. Braun, S. A. Maier, L. Roso, M. Krüger, P. Hommelhoff, M. F. Kling, F. Krausz, M. Lewenstein

    Reports on Progress in Physics 80 (2017) 054401/1-50
  6. CEP-stable few-cycle pulses with more than 190  μJ of energy at 100  kHz from a noncollinear optical parametric amplifier

    F. J. Furch, T. Witting, A. Giree, C. Luan, F. Schell, G. Arisholm, C. P. Schulz, M. J. J. Vrakking

    Optics Letters 42 (2017) 2495-2498
  7. Role of intrapulse coherence in carrier-envelope phase stabilization

    N. Raabe, T. Feng, T. Witting, A. Demircan, C. Brée, G. Steinmeyer

    Physical Review Letters 119 (2017) 123901/1-5
  8. Interferometric time-domain ptychography for ultrafast pulse characterization

    J. Hyyti, E. Escoto, G. Steinmeyer, T. Witting

    Optics Letters 42 (2017) 2185-2188
  9. Strong-field ionization of clusters using two-cycle pulses at 1.8 μm

    B. Schütte, P. Ye, S. Patchkovskii, D. R. Austin, C. Brahms, C. Strüber, T. Witting, M. Yu. Ivanov, J. W. G. Tisch, J. P. Marangos

    Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 39664
  10. Optimization of Quantum Trajectories Driven by Strong-Field Waveforms

    S. Haessler, T. Balčiunas, G. Fan, G. Andriukaitis, A. Pugžlys, A. Baltuška, T. Witting, R. Squibb, A. Zaïr, J.  W. G. Tisch, J.  P. Marangos, L.  E. Chipperfield

    Physical Review X 4 (2014) 021028/1-9

Other Publications

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