Carlos Hernández-García
Photonics and Laser Applications Group


PhD in Physics (January 2013). Currently working as a post-doctoral fellow at University of Salamanca (Spain), in the Research Group in Photonics and Laser Applications (ALF-USAL). Previously, I worked for two years as Research Associate at JILA, University of Colorado at Boulder, within a Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship that was granted for the period 2013-2016.

Citation Metrics: (as of 19/04/2017, GS=Google Scholar, WoS=Web of Science).

  • Total peer reviewed articles indexed in JCR: 27 (25 in Q1)
  • Total publications (including proceedings): 66 (GS), 44 (WoS). 
  • Sum of the times cited: 1333 (GS), 884 (WoS)
  • h-index: 11 (GS), 10 (WoS)

Fields of interest: Laser-matter Interaction, Ultrafast Phenomena, Nonlinear Optics, High-order Harmonic Generation and Propagation, Attosecond and Zeptosecond Physics,  Orbital and Spin Angular Momentum, among others.

Usal TV interview (in Spanish):

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You can have a quick look at my Scientific Publications,  the Press releases of scientific articles in which I was involved, and at my blog Attociencia en Colorado (in Spanish).

Recent Press releases: 

Recent publications:

The x-ray laser:

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