emer. o. Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil.

Arnold Schmidt

Arnold Schmidt

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 1999

  • Institut für Photonik, TU Wien


Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Laser physics
  • Solid state physics
  • Optics
  • Semiconductor physics

Selected Memberships:

  • Optical Society of America
  • American Physical Society
  • Academia Europea
  • Österreichische Physikalische Gesellschaft
  • Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft

Selected Prizes:

  • Fellow of the Optical Society of America
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • Österreichisches Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse

Selected Publications:

  • Krausz, F.; Fermann, M. E.; Brabec, T.; Curley, P. F.; Hofer, M. et al. [..] (1992) Femtosecond solid-state lasers. IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, Bd. 28/10, S. 2097-2122.
  • Krausz, F.; Spielmann, Ch.; Brabec, T.; Wintner, E.; Schmidt, A. J. (1992) Generation of 33-fs optical pulses from a solid-state laser. Optics letters, Bd. 17/3, S. 204-206.
  • Spielmann, Ch.; Krausz, F.; Brabec, T.; Wintner, E.; Schmidt, A. J. (1990) Subpicosecond pulse generation from a Nd:glass laser using a nonlinear external cavity. Optics letters, Bd. 15/13, S. 737-739.
  • Bethune, D.; Schmidt, A. J.; Shen, Y. R. (1975) Dispersion of nonlinear optical susceptibilities of InAs, InSb, and GaAs in the visible region. Physical Review B, Bd. 11, S. 3867-3875.
  • Greenhow, R. C.; Schmidt, A. J. (1974) Picosecond light pulses. In: Goodwin, D. W. (Hrsg.), Advances in Quantum Electronics II; London/New York: Academic Press, S. 157-286.