Experiments

Exploring Extreme Light Sources In Unconventional Scenarios

Thz & mid-ir sources

Cavity-enhanced THz molecular spectroscopy

We have realized and characterized two different designs for resonant THz cavities, based …

Frequency Comb Generation in Quadratic Media

Originally conceived for frequency metrology, optical frequency combs of equally spaced fr…

INtegration of cost-effective Solutions for Imaging, Detection, and Digitisation of hidden Elements in paintings (INSIDDE)

Because cultural heritage is one of the most valuable assets of our continent, European in…

Integrated Platform for the European Research Infrastructure ON Cultural Heritage (IPERION CH)

IPERION CH at a glance. The IPERION CH consortium is determined to take up the challenge o…

Mid Infrared Optical Parametric Oscillator

Continuous wave optical parametric oscillators (OPOs) are coherent sources of radiation ha…

Optical frequency comb generation in the mid IR

We have experimentally demonstrated the metrological and spectroscopic performances of a m…

Photoacoustic sensors for trace gas detection

Trace gas detectors based on optical systems represent the best option for measuring tiny …

Synthesis of terahertz frequencies by optical frequency mixing

In the context of THz spectroscopy, investigation of narrow-line radiation-matter resonanc…

Terahertz imaging of biological samples

The growing need for an accurate, objective and fast diagnosis has resulted in a growing u…