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Definitions

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  • n. light having both high spatial coherence and broad spectral bandwidth; i.e. laser light that is not monochromatic

Etymologies

super- +‎ continuum (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Billed as the "fastest imaging system ever devised," it works by carefully manipulating so-called supercontinuum laser pulses, for imaging fast-moving or random events, such as communication between neurons.

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  • Rogue bursts of light were first spotted a year ago during the generation of a special kind of radiation called supercontinuum (SC).

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  • Optics. org speaks to the team pioneering supercontinuum cavity ring-down spectroscopy.

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  • These include fluorescence, spectroscopy, gem marking, microdissection, communications, ranging, and as seeds for fiber lasers and supercontinuum generation.

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  • The seed wave also decreases the amount of energy needed to produce a supercontinuum by 25 percent.

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  • An artist's representation of a rogue wave appearing during supercontinuum generation.

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  • "But normal water has nucleation sites for bubble formation that -- like our seed waves stimulate the supercontinuum -- help the water boil smoothly with less heat."

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  • Microsoft fires another shot at Linux netbooks by extending XP availability World's fastest camera manipulates supercontinuum laser pulses, moonlights at the Hacienda Gateway's new Europe-bound NS50, NO50 and NO20 boringtops for businesses

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  • 'But normal water has nucleation sites for bubble formation that -- like our seed waves stimulate the supercontinuum -- help the water boil smoothly with less heat.'

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  • Numerical analysis of supercontinuum generation in highly nonlinear photonic crystal fibers with ultrashort pulses

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