Review of Scientific Instruments, 2001, V 72, N 10, October.


Optical frequency synthesis based on mode-locked lasers Steven T. Cundiff, Jun Ye, and John L. Hall pp. 3749-3771

New type of frequency-domain four-wave mixing spectroscopy using a quasicontinuous wave probe Yukio Watanabe and Shuichi Kinoshita pp. 3772-3781 Quantitative modulated excitation Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy Dieter Baurecht and Urs Peter Fringeli pp. 3782-3792 Wide field amplitude and phase confocal microscope with parallel phase stepping N. B. E. Sawyer, S. P. Morgan, M. G. Somekh, C. W. See, X. F. Cao, B. Y. Shekunov, and E. Astrakharchik pp. 3793-3801 A solid-state dedicated circular dichroism spectrophotometer: Development and application Reiko Kuroda, Takunori Harada, and Yohji Shindo pp. 3802-3810 Mode-hop-free tuning over 80 GHz of an extended cavity diode laser without antireflection coating C. Petridis, I. D. Lindsay, D. J. M. Stothard, and M. Ebrahimzadeh pp. 3811-3815
Modified distributed electron cyclotron resonance ion source for the production of large diameter ion beams L. Wartski, Ph. Coste, C. Fusellier, C. Schwebel, and J. Aubert pp. 3816-3825 Biased-electrode operation of electron cyclotron resonance ion sources V. Mironov, S. Runkel, K. E. Stiebing, O. Hohn, L. Schmidt, H. Schmidt-Bocking, A. Schempp, and G. Shirkov pp. 3826-3828 Measurement of grid heat loading in a negative ion source for producing intense H- ion beams by aperture displacement focusing technique T. Takayanagi, T. Ikehata, Y. Okumura, K. Watanabe, M. Hanada, and T. Amemiya pp. 3829-3833 Hexapole magnet system for thermal energy 3He atom manipulation A. P. Jardine, P. Fouquet, J. Ellis, and W. Allison pp. 3834-3841 Construction of a low velocity metastable helium atomic beam G. R. Woestenenk, J. W. Thomsen, M. van Rijnbach, P. van der Straten, and A. Niehaus pp. 3842-3847 Slice imaging: A new approach to ion imaging and velocity mapping Christoph R. Gebhardt, T. Peter Rakitzis, Peter C. Samartzis, Vlassis Ladopoulos, and Theofanis N. Kitsopoulos pp. 3848-3853
An improved Q-machine source with a rotating cathode system T. Kaneko, H. Ishida, R. Hatakeyama, and N. Sato pp. 3854-3858 Diamagnetic double-loop method for a highly sensitive measurement of energy stored in a Stellarator plasma S. Besshou, K. Aizawa, K. Tomiyama, K. Kondo, T. Mizuuchi, K. Nagasaki, T. Obiki, H. Okada, and F. Sano pp. 3859-3863 A large volume plasma device S. K. Mattoo, V. P. Anitha, L. M. Awasthi, and G. Ravi , (LVPD Team ) pp. 3864-3872
Versatile gas-loading system for diamond-anvil cells Takemura Kenichi, P. Ch. Sahu, Kunii Yoshiyasu, and Toma Yasuo pp. 3873-3876 Micromachined photoplastic probe for scanning near-field optical microscopy G. Genolet, M. Despont, P. Vettiger, U. Staufer, W. Noell, N. F. de Rooij, T. Cueni, M.-P. Bernal, and F. Marquis-Weible pp. 3877-3879 Improved atomic force microscope cantilever performance by ion beam modification Alex R. Hodges, Konrad M. Bussmann, and Jan H. Hoh pp. 3880-3883 Development of an in situ ultra-high-vacuum scanning tunneling microscope in the beamline of the 15 MV tandem accelerator for studies of surface modification by a swift heavy ion beam A. Tripathi, J. P. Singh, R. Ahuja, R. N. Dutt, D. Kanjilal, A. Guha, A. Biswas, and A. K. Raychaudhuri pp. 3884-3890 High-frequency mechanical spectroscopy with an atomic force microscope E. Dupas, G. Gremaud, A. Kulik, and J.-L. Loubet pp. 3891-3897 Pulsed mirror electron microscope: A fast near-surface imaging probe H. Kleinschmidt and O. Bostanjoglo pp. 3898-3901 Further developments in an ac-based capacitance tomography system W. Q. Yang pp. 3902-3907
A compact point focusing spatial filter for x-ray fluorescence and inelastic x-ray scattering studies E. A. Behne, Yejun Feng, and G. T. Seidler pp. 3908-3913 Microscale technique for in situ measurement of elastic parameters of materials under reactive atmosphere Arnaud Fabre, Eric Finot, Jerome Demoment, Serge Contreras, and Jean Pierre Goudonnet pp. 3914-3920 Performance evaluation of the multi-stage Mott polarimeter using the Monte Carlo simulation Keiji Tamura, Masaaki Yasuda, Masatoshi Kotera, and Kenji Murata pp. 3921-3926 An instrument for simultaneous kinetic measurements of microscopic infrared dichroism and stress of inhomogeneous polymer thin films at constant elongation rate Yasuyoshi Shigematsu, Akihiko Takada, Norio Nemoto, and Koh-Hei Nitta pp. 3927-3932 New experimental equipment for grazing-exit electron-probe microanalysis K. Tsuji, Z. Spolnik, and T. Ashino pp. 3933-3936 Dynamic measurement access, a new technique for fast thermal conductivity measurement B. M. Zawilski and Terry M. Tritt pp. 3937-3939
Elemental analysis using hard x-ray emission from a laser-produced plasma, induced by a femtosecond laser pulse N. Takeyasu, Y. Hirakawa, and T. Imasaka pp. 3940-3942 A flow-through x-ray absorption spectroscopy cell for characterization of powder catalysts in the working state J. F. Odzak, A. M. Argo, F. S. Lai, B. C. Gates, K. Pandya, and L. Feraria pp. 3943-3945 Liquid-helium temperature long-path infrared spectroscopy of molecular clusters and supercooled molecules Sigurd Bauerecker, Michael Taraschewski, Claus Weitkamp, and Heiko K. Cammenga pp. 3946-3955
Double ratio fluorescence imaging for the detection of early superficial cancers A. Bogaards, M. C. G. Aalders, A. J. L. Jongen, E. Dekker, and H. J. C. M. Sterenborg pp. 3956-3961
Efficient electromigration testing with a single current source Choong-Un Kim, N. L. Michael, Qing-Tang Jiang, and Rod Augur pp. 3962-3967 Microspectroscopy and imaging using a delay line detector in time-of-flight photoemission microscopy A. Oelsner, O. Schmidt, M. Schicketanz, M. Klais, G. Schonhense, V. Mergel, O. Jagutzki, and H. Schmidt-Bocking pp. 3968-3974
Technique for measuring the ballistic-limit velocity for small mass fragments impacting thin metal plates Willis Mock, Jr. and William H. Holt pp. 3975-3978 Time response of protection in event of vacuum failure based on Nude ionization gauge controller Hui Gao, Qiuping Wang, Weibin Wang, Qinglin Wu, Wentong Chen, Liusi Sheng, and Yunwu Zhang pp. 3979-3982 Pulsed x-ray generator for commercial gas lasers S. Bollanti, F. Bonfigli, P. Di Lazzaro, F. Flora, G. Giordano, T. Letardi, D. Murra, G. Schina, and C. E. Zheng pp. 3983-3987 In-plane thermal diffusivity evaluation by infrared thermography F. Cernuschi, A. Russo, L. Lorenzoni, and A. Figari pp. 3988-3995 Development of a thermoelectric power generation system using reciprocating flow combustion in a porous FeSi2 element Futoshi Katsuki, Toshiro Tomida, Hiroko Nakatani, Masahiro Katoh, and Akihiro Takata pp. 3996-3999

Uniaxial stress system for electron paramagnetic resonance studies M. Krupski, R. Kaszynski, A. Krupska, and H. Gierszal pp. 4000-4001 Validation of current density measurements with a B-dot probe R. Piejak, V. Godyak, and B. Alexandrovich pp. 4002-4004 Improvements to x-ray diffractometers: Heaters, hygrometry, and thermodifferential and spectra analyses J. Garcia-Guinea, R. Ortiz, V. Correcher, A. La Iglesia, and J. D. Martin-Ramos pp. 4005-4007

Erratum: "Optical coherence techniques for plasma spectrometry" [Rev. Sci. Instrum. 72, 888 (2001)] J. Howard, C. Michael, F. Glass, and A. D. Cheetham p. 4008