• Yanping Chen
  • :Distinguished Associate Research Fellow
  • Ultrafast laser phenomenaï¼› Terahertz pulses from laser-plasma interactions
  • yanping.chen@sjtu.edu.cn
Biographical Information:
Yanping Chen received her B.Sc. degree in Physics (2000) and Master’s degree in Physics (2003) at East China Normal University (ECNU), China. She completed her Ph.D. at University Laval, Canada in 2009. She worked as an associate research Fellow at Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale in University of Science and Technology of China from 2010 to 2012. Now she has been working at Department of Physics in Shanghai Jiaotong University.
 
Research Field:
1.      Ultrafast laser phenomena
2.      Generation and application of terahertz pulses from laser-plasma interactions
 
Selected Publications:
[1] Y. Chen, E Wu, S. Zhang, Z. Sun, H. Zeng, “A Novel Ring Laser Resonator of Linear Geometry with Twin Off-axially Cut Nd:YVO4”, Opt. Commun. 220, 179 (2003).
[2] Y. Chen, F. Théberge, O. Kosareva, N. Panov, V.P. Kandidov, S.L. Chin, “Evolution and termination of a femtosecond laser filament in air”, Opt. Lett. 32, 3477 (2007).
[3] Y. Chen, F. Théberge, C. Marceau, H. Xu, N. Aközbek, O. Kosareva, S.L. Chin, “Observation of filamentation-induced continuous self-frequency down shift in air”, Appl. Phys. B 91, 219 (2008). (Rapid Communication)
[4]Y. Chen, C. Marceau, F. Théberge, M. Châteauneuf, J. Dubois, S.L. Chin, Polarization separator created by a filament in air”, Opt. Lett. 33, 2731 (2008).
[5] Y. Chen, C. Marceau, W. Liu, Z.-D. Sun, Y. Zhang, F. Théberge, M. Châteauneuf, J. Dubois, S.L. Chin, “Elliptically polarized Terahertz emission in the forward direction of a femtosecond laser filament in air”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 231116 (2008).
[6] Y. Chen, T. Wang, C. Marceau, F. Théberge, M. Châteauneuf, J. Dubois, O. Kosareva, and S. L. Chin, “Characterization of THz emission from a DC-biased filament in air”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 101101 (2009).
[7] Y. Chen, C. Marceau, F. Théberge, M. Châteauneuf, J. Dubois, and S. L. Chin, “Elliptically Polarized Terahertz Emission through Four-wave Mixing in a Two-color Filament in Air”, Opt. Commun. 282, 4283 (2009).
[8] C. Marceau, Y. Chen, F. Théberge, M. Châteauneuf, J. Dubois, and S. L. Chin, “Ultrafast birefringence induced by a femtosecond laser filament in gases”, Opt. Lett. 34, 1417 (2009).
[9] Y. Zhang, Y. Chen, S. Xu, L. Hui, M. Wang, W. Liu, S. L. Chin, and G. Mu, “Portraying polarization state of THz pulse generated by two-color laser field in air”, Opt. Lett. 34, 2841 (2009).
[10] T.-J. Wang, Y. Chen, C. Marceau, F. Théberge, M. Châteauneuf, J. Dubois, and S. L. Chin, “High energy terahertz emission from two-color laser-induced filamentation in air with pump pulse duration control”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 131108 (2009).