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Teper N. I., Derbov V. L. Population dynamics in a hydrogen atom under the action of an ultra-short pulse of laser radiation. Izvestiya VUZ. Applied Nonlinear Dynamics, 2008, vol. 16, iss. 1, pp. 115-123. DOI: 10.18500/0869-6632-2008-16-1-115-123

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Population dynamics in a hydrogen atom under the action of an ultra-short pulse of laser radiation

Teper Natalja Igorevna, Federal State Budget Educational Institution of Higher Professional Education "Saratov State Social and Economic University named after GV Plekhanov"
Derbov Vladimir Leonardovich, Saratov State University

Population dynamics of highly excited states of a hydrogen atom under the action of an ultra-short intense laser pulse is studied by means of direct numerical solution of Schredinger equation in the finite basis of eigenstates of the discrete and continuous energy ¨ spectrum. The essential role of continuous spectrum states is demonstrated. Formation of localized wave packets of Rydberg states is discussed.

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