MBI Staff Member – Personal info


  • 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

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. State-resolved probing of attosecond timescale molecular dipoles

    L. Drescher, G. Reitsma, T. Witting, S. Patchkovskii, J. Mikosch, M.J.J. Vrakking

    The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 10 (2019) 265–269
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Chirp-control of resonant high-order harmonic generation in indium ablation plumes driven by intense few-cycle laser pulses

    Z. Abdelrahman, M. A. Khokhlova, D. J. Walke, T. Witting, A. Zair, V. V. Strelkov, J. P. Marangos, J. W. G. Tisch

    Optics Express 26 (2018) 15745-15758
  6. Continuous every-single-shot carrier-envelope phase measurement and control at 100 kHz

    D. Hoff, F. J. Furch, T. Witting, K. Rühle, D. Adolph, A. M. Sayler, M. J. J. Vrakking, G. G. Paulus, C. P. Schulz

    Optics Letters 43 (2018) 3850-3853
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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