Publications

N. X. Truong, R. Safei, V. Cardin, S. M. Lewis, X. L. Zhong, F. Légaré and M. A. Denecke (2018), Coherent Tabletop EUV Ptychography of Nanopatterns, Nature Scient. Rep. 8, 16693. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

E. Haddad, R. Safaei, A. Leblanc, R. Piccoli, Y-G. Jeong, H. Ibrahim, B. E. Schmidt, R. Morandotti, L. Razzari, F. Légaré, and P. Lassonde (2018), Molecular gases for pulse compression in hollow core fibers, Opt. Express 26, 25426-25436. Link PDF © 2018 Optical Society of America. Users may use, reuse, and build upon the article, or use the article for text or data mining, so long as such uses are for non-commercial purposes and appropriate attribution is maintained. All other rights are reserved.

D. Papp, J. C. Wood, V. Gruson., M. Bionta, J-N. Gruse, é. Cormier, Z. Najmudin, F. Légaré, and C. Kamperidis (2018, in press), Laser wakefield acceleration with high-power, few-cycle mid-IR lasers, Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. Sect. A: Acceler. Spectr. Det. and Assoc. Eq. Link

D. Wilson, X. Ren, S. Zigo, F. Légaré, and C. Trallero-Herrero (2018), Simultaneous few-cycle pulse generation of the depleted pump and signal from an optical parametric amplifier, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 35, A45-A48. Link

H. E. Limodehi, M. Mozafari, H. Amiri, and F. Légaré (2018), Multi-channel fiber optic dew and humidity sensor, Opt. Fib. Techn. 41,88-94 (2018). Link

Y-G. Jeong, R. Piccoli, D. Ferachou, V. Cardin, M. Chini, S. Hädrich, J. Limpert, F. Légaré, B. E. Schmidt, and L. Razzari (2018), Direct compression of 170-fs 50-cycle pulses down to 1.5 cycles with 70% transmission, Nature Scient. Rep. 8, 11794. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

V. Cardin, B. E. Schmidt, N. Thiré, S. Beaulieu, V. Wanie, M. Negro, C. Vozzi, V. Tosa, and F. Légaré (2018), Self-channelled high harmonic generation of water window soft x-rays, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 51, 174004. Link

M. A. Fareed, V. V. Strelkov, M. Singh, N. Thiré, S. Mondal, B. E. Schmidt, F. Légaré, and T. Ozaki (2018), Harmonic Generation from Neutral Manganese Atoms in the Vicinity of the Giant Autoionization Resonance, Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 023201. Link PDF

S. Bancelin, J. N. Van der Kolk, A. S. Quigley, M. Pinsard, S. P. Veres, L. Kreplak, L. Ramunno, and F. Légaré (2018), Gouy phase shift measurement using interferometric second-harmonic generation, Opt. Lett. 43, 1958-1961. Link

V. Gruson, G. Ernotte, P. Lassonde, A. Laramée, M. Bionta, M. Chaker, L. Di Mauro, P. Corkum, H. Ibrahim, B. Schmidt, and F. Legaré (2017), 2.5 TW, two-cycle IR laser pulses via frequency domain optical parametric amplification, Opt. Express 25, 27706-27714. Link PDF

E. Boursier, G. Archipovaite, J. Delagnes, S. Petit, G. Ernotte, P. Lassonde, P. Segonds, B. Boulanger, Y. Petit, F. Légaré, D. Roshchupkin, and E. Cormier (2017), Study of middle infrared difference frequency generation using a femtosecond laser source in LGT, Opt. Lett. 42, 3698-3701. Link

B. E. Schmidt, P. Lassonde, G. Ernotte, M. Clerici, R. Morandotti, H. Ibrahim, and F. Légaré (2017), Decoupling Frequencies, Amplitudes, and Phases in Nonlinear Optics, Nature Scient. Rep. 7, 7861. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

B. E. Schmidt, A. Hage, T. Mans, F. Légaré, and H. J. Wörner (2017), Highly stable, 54mJ Yb-Innoslab laser platform at 0.5kW average power, Opt. Express. 25, 17549-17555. Link PDF

H. E. Limodehi and F. Légaré (2017), Fiber optic humidity sensor using water vapor condensation, accepted at Opt. Express. 25, 15313-15321. Link PDF

M. A. Fareed, V. V. Strelkov, N. Thiré, S. Mondal, B. E. Schmidt, F. Légaré, and T. Ozaki (2017), High-order harmonic generation from the dressed autoionizing states, Nature Comm. 8, 16061. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

M. Scisciò, M. Barberio, C. Liberatore, S. Veltri, A. Laramée, L. Palumbo, F. Légaré, and P. Antici (2017), Analysis of induced stress on materials exposed to laser-plasma radiation during high-intensity laser experiments, Appl. Surf. Sc. 421, 200-204. Link

S. Veltri, M. Barberio, C. Liberatore, M. Scisciò, A. Laramée, L. Palumbo, F. Légaré, and P Antici (2017), Laser stimulated plasma-induced luminescence for on-air material analysis, Appl. Phys. Lett. 110, 021114. Link

G. Ernotte, P. Lassonde, F. Légaré, and B. E. Schmidt (2016), Frequency domain tailoring for intra-pulse frequency mixing, Opt. Express. 24, 24225-24231. Link PDF

G. Fan, T. Balciunas, T. Kanai, T. Flöry, G. Andriukaitis, B. E. Schmidt, F. Légaré, and A. Baltuška (2016), Hollow-Core-Waveguide Compression of Multi-mJ CEP-Stable 3.2-µm Pulses, Optica 3, 1308-1311. Link PDF

S. Bancelin, S. Vigne, N. Hossain, M. Chaker, and F. Légaré (2016), Nonlinear optical properties of calcium barium niobate epitaxial thin films, Opt. Express 24, 17497-17504. Link PDF

F. Théberge, P. Mathieu, N. Thiré, J-F. Daigle, B. E. Schmidt, J. Fortin, R. Vallée, Y. Messaddeq, and F. Légaré (2016), Mid-infrared nonlinear absorption in As2S3 chalcogenide glass, Opt. Expresss 24, 24600-24610. Link PDF

M. A. Fareed, N. Thiré, S. Mondal, B. E. Schmidt, F. Légaré, and T. Ozaki (2016), Efficient generation of sub-100 eV high-order harmonics from carbon molecules using infrared laser pulses, Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 124104. Link

K. Zhang, Y. H. Lai, E. Diesen, B. E. Schmidt, C. I. Blaga, J. Xu, T. T. Gorman, F. Légaré, U. Saalmann, P. Agostini, J. M. Rost, and L. F. DiMauro (2016), Universal pulse dependence of the low energy structure in strong-field ionization, Phys. Rev. A 93, 021403(R). Link PDF

Cardin, N. Thiré, S. Beaulieu, V. Wanie, F. Légaré, and B. E. Schmidt (2015), 0.42 TW 2-cycle pulses at 1.8 µm via hollow-core fiber compression, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 181101. Link

M. Clerici, Y. Hu, P. Lassonde, C. Milián, A. Couairon, D. Christodoulides, Z. Chen, L. Razzari, F. Vidal, F. Légaré, D.Faccio, and R. Morandotti (2015), Laser-Assisted Guiding of Electric Discharges around Objects, Sci. Adv. e1400111. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

H. Esmaeilzadeh, M. Rivard, E. Arzi, F. Légaré, A. Hassani (2015), Smart Textile Plasmonic Fiber Dew Sensors, Opt. Express 23, 14981-14992. Link PDF

E. Hemmer, M. Quintanilla, F. Légaré, and F. Vetrone (2015), Temperature-Induced Energy Transfer in Dye-Conjugated Upconverting Nanoparticles: A New Candidate for Nanothermometry, Chem. Mater. 27, 235-244. Link

H. Esmaeilzadeh, E. Arzi, F. Légaré, M. Rivard, and A. Hassani (2015), A super continuum characterized high-precision SPR fiber optic sensor for refractometry, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 229, 8-14. Link

N. Thiré, S. Beaulieu, V. Cardin, A. Laramée, V. Wanie, B. E. Schmidt, and F. Légaré (2015), 10 mJ 5-cycle pulses at 1.8 µm through optical parametric amplification, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 091110. Link

P. Lassonde, N. Thiré, L. Arissian, G. Ernotte, F. Poitras, T. Ozaki, A. Larameé, M. Boivin, H. Ibrahim, F. Légaré, B. E. Schmidt (2015), High gain Frequency domain Optical Parametric Amplification, IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quant. Electr. 21, 8700410. Link PDF

F. Blanchard, B. E. Schmidt, X. Ropagnol, N. Thire, T. Ozaki, R. Morandotti, D. G. Cooke, and F. Légaré (2014), Terahertz pulse generation from bulk GaAs by a tilted-pulse-front excitation at 1.8 µm, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 241106. Link

F. Théberge, N. Thiré, J. Daigle, P. Mathieu, B. Schmidt, Y. Messaddeq, R. Vallée, and F. Légaré (2014), Multioctave infrared supercontinuum generation in large-core As2S3 fibers, Opt. Lett. 39, 6474-6477. Link

B. E. Schmidt, N. Thiré, M. Boivin, A. Laramée, F. Poitras, G. Lebrun, T. Ozaki, H. Ibrahim, and F. Légaré (2014), Frequency domain optical parametric amplification, Nature Comm. 5, 3643. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

B. E. Schmidt, A. D. Shiner, M. Giguère, C. Trallero-Herrero, P. Lassonde, N. Thiré, D. M. Villeneuve, J-C. Kieffer, P. B. Corkum, and F. Légaré (2014), Intense Few-Cycle Infrared Laser Pulses at the Advanced Laser Light Source, Chin. J. Phys. 52, 537-545. Link

A. D. Shiner, C. Trallero-Herrero, N. Kajumba, B. E. Schmidt, J. B. Bertrand, K. T. Kim, H.-C. Bandulet, D. Comtois, J.-C. Kieffer, D. M. Rayner, P. B. Corkum, F. Legaré, and D. M. Villeneuve (2013), High harmonic cutoff energy scaling and laser intensity measurement with a 1.8 µm laser source, J. Modern Optics 60, 1458-1465. Link

K. T. Kim, C. Zhang, A. Shiner, B. E. Schmidt, F. Légaré, D. M. Villeneuve, and P. B. Corkum (2013), Petahertz Optical Oscilloscope, Nature Phot. 7, 958-962. Link

F. Théberge, J. F. Daigle, D. Vincent, P. Mathieu, J. Fortin, B. E. Schmidt, N. Thiré, and F. Légaré (2013), Mid-infrared supercontinuum generation in fluoroindate fiber, Opt. Lett. 38, 4683-4685. Link

M. Clerici, D. Faccio, L. Caspani, M. Peccianti, O. Yaakobi, B. E. Schmidt, M. Shalaby, F. Vidal, F. Légaré, T. Ozaki, and R. Morandotti (2013), Spectrally resolved wave-mixing between near- and far-infrared pulses in gas, New J. Phys. 15, 125011. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

H. Esmaeilzadeh, E. Arzi, F. Légaré and A. Hassani (2013), Boundary integral method to calculate the sensitivity temperature error of microstructured fibre plasmonic sensors, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46, 325103. Link

C. Varin, S. Payeur, V. Marceau. S. Fourmeaux, A. April, B. E. Schmidt, P-L. Fortin, N. Thiré, T. Brabec, F. Légaré, J-C. Kieffer, and M. Piché (2013), Direct Electron Acceleration with Radially Polarized Laser Beams, Appl. Sci. 3, 70-93. Link PDF linked with permission from the Creative Common Attributions license

M. Clerici, M. Peccianti, B. E. Schmidt, L. Caspani, M. Shalaby, M. Giguère, A. Lotti, A. Couairon, F. Légaré, T. Ozaki, D. Faccio, and R. Morandotti (2013), Wavelength Scaling of Terahertz Generation by Gas Ionization, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 253901. Link PDF

S. Payeur, S. Fourmaux, B. E. Schmidt, J. P. MacLean, C. Tchervenkov, F. Légaré, M. Piché, and J. C. Kieffer (2012), Generation of a beam of fast electrons by tightly focusing a radially polarized ultrashort laser pulse, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 041105. Link

B. E. Schmidt, A. D. Shiner, M. Giguère, P. Lassonde, C. A. Trallero-Herrero, J.-C. Kieffer, P. B. Corkum, D. M. Villeneuve, and F. Légaré (2012), High harmonic generation with long wavelength few-cycle laser pulses, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 45, 074008. Link

A. Pasquazi, Y. Park, S. T. Chu, B. E. Little, F. Légaré, R. Morandotti, J. Azaña, et D. J. Moss, (2012), Time lens measurement of subpicosecond optical pulses in CMOS compatible high index glass waveguides, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 18, 629-636. Link

B. Chimier, O. Utéza, N. Sanner, M. Sentis, T. Itina, P. Lassonde, F. Légaré, F. Vidal, and J.C. Kieffer (2011), Damage and ablation thresholds of fused-silica in femtosecond regime, Phys. Rev. B 84, 094104. Link PDF

D. Duchesne, K. A. Rutkowska, M. Volatier, F. Légaré, S. Delprat, M. Chaker; D. Modotto, A. Locatelli, C. De Angelis, M. Sorel, D. N. Christodoulides, G. Salamo, R. Arès, V. Aimez, and R. Morandotti (2011), Second harmonic generation in AlGaAs photonic wires using low power continuous wave light, Opt. Express 19, 12408-12417. Link PDF

O. Utéza, N. Sanner, B. Chimier, A. Brocas, N. Varkentina, M. Sentis, P. Lassonde, F. Légaré, and J.C. Kieffer (2011), Control of material removal of fused silica with single pulses of few optical cycles to sub-picosecond duration, Appl. Phys. A 105, 131-141. Link

E. Mortazy, A. Hassani, F. Légaré, K. Wu, and M. Chaker (2011), Multilayer Porous Waveguide for Microwave Low Loss Applications, International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, 3, 459-463. Link

B. E. Schmidt, A. D. Shiner, P. Lassonde, J-C. Kieffer, P. B. Corkum, D. M. Villeneuve, and F. Légaré (2011), CEP stable 1.6 cycle laser pulses at 1.8 µm, Opt. Express 19, 6858-6864. Link PDF

O. Utéza, N. Sanner, B. Chimier, M. Sentis, P. Lassonde, F. Légaré, and J.C. Kieffer (2010), Surface Ablation of Dielectrics with sub-10 fs to 300 fs Laser Pulses: Crater Depth and Diameter, and Efficiency as a function of Laser Intensity, J. of Laser Micro/Nanoengineering 5, 238-241.

P. Béjot, B. E. Schmidt, J. Kasparian, J.-P. Wolf, and F. Légaré (2010), Mechanism of hollow-core-fiber infrared-supercontinuum compression with bulk material, Phys. Rev. A 81, 063828. Link PDF

N. Sanner, O. Utéza, B. Chimier, M. Sentis, P. Lassonde, F. Légaré, and J-C. Kieffer (2010), Towards determinism in surface damaging of dielectrics using few-cycle laser pulses, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 071111. Link

B. E. Schmidt, P. Béjot, M. Giguère, A. D. Shiner, C. Trallero-Herrero, é. Bisson, J. Kasparian, J-P. Wolf, D. M. Villeneuve, J-C. Kieffer, P. B. Corkum, and F. Légaré (2010), Compression of 1.8 micron laser pulses to sub two optical cycles with bulk material, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 121109. Link

A. Pasquazi, Y. Park, J. Azaña, F. Légaré, R. Morandotti, B. E. Little, S. T. Chu, and D. J. Moss (2010), Efficient wavelength conversion and net parametric gain via Four Wave Mixing in a high index doped silica waveguide, Opt. Exp. 18, 7634-7641. Link PDF

D. Duchesne, M. Peccianti, M. R. E. Lamont, M. Ferrera, L. Razzari, F. Légaré, R. Morandotti, S. Chu, B. E. Little, and D. J. Moss (2010), Supercontinuum generation in a high index doped silica glass spiral waveguide, Opt. Exp. 18, 923-930. Link PDF

M. Giguère, B. E. Schmidt, A. D. Shiner, M-A. Houle, H-C. Bandulet, G. Tempea, D. M. Villeneuve, J-C. Kieffer, and F. Légaré (2009), Pulse compression of sub-millijoule few-optical-cycle infrared laser pulses using chirped mirrors, Opt. Lett. 34, 1894-1896. Link

A. D. Shiner, C. Trallero-Herrero, N. Kajumba, H-C. Bandulet, D. Comtois, F. Légaré, M. Giguère, J-C. Kieffer, P. B. Corkum, and D. M. Villeneuve (2009), Wavelength Scaling of High Harmonic Generation Efficiency, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 073902. Link PDF

H-C. Bandulet, D. Comtois, A. D. Shiner, C. Trallero-Herrero, N. Kajumba, T. Ozaki, P. B. Corkum, D. M. Villeneuve, J-C. Kieffer, and F, Légaré (2008), High harmonic generation with a spatially filtered optical parametric amplifier, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 41, 245602 (7 pages). Link

F. Légaré, M. Naji, P. Lassonde, D. Comtois, V. Crozatier, T. Oksenhendler, H. Anis, and Jean-Claude Kieffer (2008), Pulse compression and shaping of broadband Optical Parametric Amplifier laser source, Opt. Lett. 33, 2824-2826. Link

F. Légaré, C.L. Evans, F. Ganikhanov and X.S. Xie (2006), Towards CARS endoscopy, Opt. Exp. 14, 4427-4432. Link PDF

F. Légaré, J. Fraser, D. M. Villeneuve and P. B. Corkum (2002), Adaptive compression of intense 250-nm-bandwidth laser pulses, Appl. Phys. B 74, s279-s282. Link

J. M. Fraser, I. W. Cheung, F. Légaré, D. M. Villeneuve, J. P. Likforman, M. Joffre and P. B. Corkum (2002), High-energy sub-picosecond pulse generation from 3 to 20 µm, Appl. Phys. B 74, s153-s156. Link