10. Terahertz Time-Domain Electromagnetics

  1. Andrew M. Weiner

Published Online: 28 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470473467.ch10

Ultrafast Optics

Ultrafast Optics

How to Cite

Weiner, A. M. (2009) Terahertz Time-Domain Electromagnetics, in Ultrafast Optics, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470473467.ch10

Author Information

  1. Purdue University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2009

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Pure and Applied Optics

Book Series Editors:

  1. Glenn Boreman

Series Editor Information

  1. University of Central Florida, CREOL & FPCE, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471415398

Online ISBN: 9780470473467



  • terahertz time-domain electromagnetics;
  • photoconductive gates, in generating ultrafast electrical transients;
  • electro-optic sampling - intrinsically fast and operating well into terahertz regime


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Ultrafast Electromagnetics: Transmission Lines

  • Ultrafast Electromagnetics: Terahertz Beams

  • Problems