Parametric-down conversion of X-rays into the optical regime

A. Schori, C. Bo¨mer, D. Borodin, S. P. Collins, B. Detlefs, M. Moretti Sala, S. Yudovich, S. Shwartz

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We observed parametrically down converted x-ray signal photons that correspond to idler photons at optical wavelengths. The results demonstrate a new method for probing valence-electron charges and microscopic optical responses of crystals at the atomic-scale resolution.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2018
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 13 May 201818 May 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F93-CLEO_QELS 2018


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

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