• 1122 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
1976 …2016

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  • 1122 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
  • 74 Conference contribution
  • 44 Article
  • 9 Chapter
Article

A compact linac for intensity modulated proton therapy based on a dielectric wall accelerator

Caporaso, G. J., Mackie, T. R., Sampayan, S., Chen, Y. J., Blackfield, D., Harris, J., Hawkins, S., Holmes, C., Nelson, S., Paul, A., Poole, B., Rhodes, M., Sanders, D., Sullivan, J., Wang, L., Watson, J., Reckwerdt, P. J., Schmidt, R., Pearson, D., Flynn, R. W. & 2 others, Matthews, D. L. & Purdy, J., Jun 2008, In : Physica Medica. 24, 2, p. 98-101 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

A general class of self-similar power-driven expansions

Caporaso, G. J., 1982, In : Physics of Fluids. 25, 3, p. 436-439 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Analytical methods of electrode design for a relativistic electron gun

Caporaso, G. J., Cole, A. G. & Boyd, J. K., 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 32, 5, p. 2605-2607 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

ANALYTICAL METHODS OF ELECTRODE DESIGN FOR A RELATIVISTIC ELECTRON GUN.

Caporaso, G. J., Cole, A. G. & Boyd, J. K., Oct 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-32, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Applications of ultra-compact accelerator technologies for homeland security

Sampayan, S., Caporaso, G. J., Chen, Y. J., Falabella, S., Guethlein, G., Harris, J. R., Hawkins, S., Holmes, C., Krogh, M., Nelson, S., Nunnally, W., Paul, A. C., Poole, B., Rhodes, M., Sanders, D., Selenes, K., Shaklee, K., Sitaraman, S., Sullivan, J., Wang, L. & 1 others, Watson, J., Aug 2007, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 261, 1-2 SPEC. ISS., p. 281-285 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Assessment of potential for ion-driven fast ignition

Logan, B. G., Bangerter, R. O., Callahan, D. A., Tabak, M., Roth, M., Perkins, L. J. & Caporaso, G. J., Apr 2006, In : Fusion Science and Technology. 49, 3, p. 399-411 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

BEAM BREAKUP (BBU) INSTABILITY EXPERIMENTS ON THE EXPERIMENTAL TEST ACCELERATOR (ETA) AND PREDICTIONS FOR THE ADVANCED TEST ACCELERATOR (ATA).

Caporaso, G. J., Cole, A. G. & Struve, K. W., Aug 1983, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-30, 4 Pt 1, p. 2507-2508 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Beam dynamics in a long-pulse linear induction accelerator

Ekdahl, C., Abeyta, E. O., Aragon, P., Archuleta, R., Cook, G., Dalmas, D., Esquibel, K., Gallegos, R., Garnett, R., Harrison, J., Johnson, J., Jacquez, E., Trent McCuistian, B., Montoya, N., Nath, S., Nielsen, K., Oro, D., Rose, C., Sanchez, M., Schauer, M. & 26 others, Schulze, M., Seitz, G., Smith, V., Temple, R., Anaya, R., Caporaso, G. J., Chambers, F., Chen, Y. J., Falabella, S., Guethlein, G., Raymond, B., Richardson, R., Scarpetti, R., Watson, J., Weir, J., Bender, H., Broste, W., Carlson, C., Frayer, D., Tom, C. Y., Trainham, C., Williams, J., Genoni, T., Hughes, T., Thoma, C. & Prichard, B., Dec 15 2011, In : Journal of the Korean Physical Society. 59, 61, p. 3448-3452 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

BEAM DYNAMICS IN THE ETA AND ATA 10 kA LINEAR INDUCTION ACCELERATORS - OBSERVATIONS AND ISSUES.

Briggs, R. J., Birx, D. L., Caporaso, G. J., Fessenden, T. J., Hester, R. E., Melendez, R., Neil, V. K., Paul, A. C. & Struve, K. W., Jun 1981, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-28, 3 pt 2, p. 3360-3364 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Brightness measurements on the livermore high brightness test stand

Caporaso, G. J. & Birx, D. L., 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 32, 5, p. 2608-2610 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

BRIGHTNESS MEASUREMENTS ON THE LIVERMORE HIGH BRIGHTNESS TEST STAND.

Caporaso, G. J. & Birx, D. L., Oct 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-32, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Comment on "ultrabaric neutron stars are superluminal"

Caporaso, G. J. & Brecher, K., 1983, In : Physical Review D. 28, 10, p. 2694 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Compact accelerator concept for proton therapy

Caporaso, G. J., Sampayan, S., Chen, Y. J., Harris, J., Hawkins, S., Holmes, C., Krogh, M., Nelson, S., Nunnally, W., Paul, A., Poole, B., Rhodes, M., Sanders, D., Selenes, K., Sullivan, J., Wang, L. & Watson, J., Aug 2007, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 261, 1-2 SPEC. ISS., p. 777-781 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Concept for high-charge-state ion induction accelerators

Logan, B. G., Perry, M. D. & Caporaso, G. J., 1999, In : Fusion Engineering and Design. 44, 1-4, p. 295-301 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Displacement current and surface flashover

Harris, J. R., Caporaso, G. J., Blackfield, D. & Chen, Y. J., 2007, In : Applied Physics Letters. 91, 12, 121504.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Electrical strength of multilayer vacuum insulators

Harris, J. R., Kendig, M., Poole, B., Sanders, D. M. & Caporaso, G. J., 2008, In : Applied Physics Letters. 93, 24, 241502.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Electron-beam guiding and phase-mix damping by a laser-ionized channel

Martin, W. E., Caporaso, G. J., Fawley, W. M., Prosnitz, D. & Cole, A. G., 1985, In : Physical Review Letters. 54, 7, p. 685-688 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Scopus citations

Electron-beam guiding and phase-mix damping by an electrostatically charged wire

Prono, D. S., Caporaso, G. J., Cole, A. G., Briggs, R. J., Chong, Y. P., Clark, J. C., Hester, R. E., Lauer, E. J., Spoerlein, R. L. & Struve, K. W., 1983, In : Physical Review Letters. 51, 9, p. 723-726 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Emission from ferroelectric cathodes

Sampayan, S. E., Caporaso, G. J., Holmes, C. L., Lauer, E. J., Prosnitz, D., Trimble, D. O. & Westenskow, G. A., Feb 11 1994, In : Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A. 340, 1, p. 90-95 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Enhancing the brightness of high current electron guns

Barletta, W. A., Birx, D., Boyd, J. K., Caporaso, G. J. & Weir, J. T., Sep 1 1986, In : Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A. 250, 1-2, p. 80-86 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

High-current injector for heavy-ion fusion

Yu, S., Eylon, S., Chupp, W. W., Faltens, A., Fessenden, T., Henestroza, E., Hipple, R., Judd, D., Peters, C., Reginato, L., Rutkowski, H., Stoker, J., Vanecek, D., Barnard, J., Caporaso, G. J., Chen, Y. J., Deadrick, F., Friedman, A., Grote, D. & Hewett, D., Nov 1993, In : Il Nuovo Cimento A. 106, 11, p. 1541-1546 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Improved brightness of the ATA injector

Weir, J. T., Caporaso, G. J., Chambers, F. W., Kalibjian, R., Kallman, J., Prono, D. S., Slominski, M. E. & Paul, A. C., 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 32, 5, p. 1812-1813 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

IMPROVED BRIGHTNESS OF THE ATA INJECTOR.

Weir, J. T., Caporaso, G. J., Chambers, F. W., Kalibjian, R., Kallman, J., Prono, D. S., Slominski, M. E. & Paul, A. C., Oct 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-32, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Improved geometry of the vacuum-insulator-Anode triple junction

Lauer, E. J., Lauer, M. A. & Caporaso, G. J., Feb 1 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation. 23, 1, p. 58-60 3 p., 7422607.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Initial measurements of beam breakup instability in the advanced test accelerator

Chong, Y. P., Caporaso, G. J. & Struve, K. W., 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 32, 5, p. 3210-3212 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

INITIAL MEASUREMENTS OF BEAM BREAKUP INSTABILITY IN THE ADVANCED TEST ACCELERATOR.

Chong, Y. P., Caporaso, G. J. & Struve, K. W., Oct 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-32, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laser guiding of electron beams in the advanced test acceleration

Caporaso, G. J., Rainer, F., Martin, W. E., Prono, D. S. & Cole, A. G., 1986, In : Physical Review Letters. 57, 13, p. 1591-1594 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

MO‐D‐BRD‐02: Dielectric Wall Accelerators for Proton Therapy

Caporaso, G. J., Chen, Y., Sampayan, S., Akana, G., Anaya, R., Anderson, D., Blackfield, D., Carroll, J., Cook, E., Falabella, S., Guethlein, G., Harris, J., Hawkins, S., Hickman, B., Holmes, C., Horner, A., Nelson, S., Paul, A., Pearson, D., Poole, B. & 8 others, Richardson, R., Sanders, D., Selenes, K., Sullivan, J., Stanley, J., Wang, L., Watson, J. & Weir, J., Jan 1 2009, In : Medical Physics. 36, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multilayer high-gradient insulators

Harris, J. R., Anaya, R. M., Blackfield, D., Chen, Y. J., Falabella, S., Hawkins, S., Holmes, C., Paul, A. C., Sampayan, S., Sanders, D. M., Watson, J. A., Caporaso, G. J. & Krogh, M., Aug 2007, In : IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation. 14, 4, p. 796-802 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Must ultrabaric matter be superluminal?

Caporaso, G. J. & Brecher, K., 1979, In : Physical Review D. 20, 8, p. 1823-1831 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Neutron-star mass limit in the bimetric theory of gravitation

Caporaso, G. J. & Brecher, K., 1977, In : Physical Review D. 15, 12, p. 3536-3542 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF AN ACCELERATOR INJECTOR.

Boyd, J. K., Caporaso, G. J. & Cole, A. G., Oct 1985, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-32, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Obese neutron stars

Brecher, K. & Caporaso, G. J., 1976, In : Nature. 259, 5542, p. 377-378 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Scopus citations

Plasma cathode for a short-pulse dielectric wall accelerator

Harris, J. R., Hickman, B., Anaya, R., Cook, E. G., Hawkins, S., Holmes, C., Stanley, J., Watson, J. & Caporaso, G. J., 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 37, 6 PART 2, p. 1069-1077 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

SIMPLE METHOD FOR DAMPING TRANSVERSE MOTION OF A HIGH INTENSITY ELECTRON BEAM.

Prono, D. S., Caporaso, G. J., Clark, J. C., Lauer, E. J. & Struve, K. W., Aug 1983, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-30, 4 Pt 1, p. 2510-2512 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

TH‐C‐AUD‐09: A Proposal for a Novel Compact Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy System Using a Dielectric Wall Accelerator

Mackie, T., Caporaso, G. J., Sampayan, S., Chen, Y., Blackfield, D., Harris, J., Hawkins, S., Holmes, C., Nelson, S., Paul, A., Poole, B., Rhodes, M., Sanders, D., Sullivan, J., Wang, L., Watson, J., Reckwerdt, P., Schmidt, R., Pearson, D., Flynn, R. & 2 others, Matthews, D. L. & Purdy, J., 2007, In : Medical Physics. 34, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

The fast-correction-coil feedback control system

Coffield, F., Caporaso, G. J. & Zentler, J. M., Aug 1 1990, In : Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A. 293, 1-2, p. 296-300 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The high brightness test stand

Birx, D. L., Caporaso, G. J., Boyd, J. K., Hawkins, S. A., Poor, S. E., Reginato, L. L., Rogers, D. & Smith, M. W., Sep 1 1986, In : Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A. 250, 1-2, p. 49-56 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The interaction of 1.06 μm laser radiation with high Z disk targets

Rosen, M. D., Phillion, D. W., Rupert, V. C., Mead, W. C., Kruer, W. L., Thomson, J. J., Kornblum, H. N., Slivinsky, V. W., Caporaso, G. J., Boyle, M. J. & Tirsell, K. G., 1979, In : Physics of Fluids. 22, 10, p. 2020-2031 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Scopus citations

TRANSVERSE RESISTIVE WALL INSTABILITY OF A RELATIVISTIC ELECTRON BEAM.

Caporaso, G. J., Barletta, W. A. & Neil, V. K., 1980, In : Particle accelerators Print. 11, 2, p. 71-79 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Vacuum insulator development for the dielectric wall accelerator

Harris, J. R., Blackfield, D., Caporaso, G. J., Chen, Y. J., Hawkins, S., Kendig, M., Poole, B., Sanders, D. M., Krogh, M. & Managan, J. E., 2008, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 104, 2, 023301.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

WIRE TRANSPORT CODE.

Caporaso, G. J. & Cole, A. G., Aug 1983, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. NS-30, 4 Pt 1, p. 2618-2620 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Z dependence of the laser-intensity threshold for inhibited electron thermal conduction

McClellan, G., Lee, P. H. Y. & Caporaso, G. J., Mar 10 1980, In : Physical Review Letters. 44, 10, p. 658-661 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

“NEUTRON”STARS WITHIN THE LAWS OF PHYSICS

Brecher, K. & Caporaso, G. J., 1977, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 302, 1, p. 471-481 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
Chapter

BBU design of linear induction accelerator cells for radiography application

Shang, C. C., Chen, Y. J., Caporaso, G. J., Houck, T. L., Molau, N. E., Nelson, S. D., Ng, W. C., Fockler, J. & Gregory, S., 1998, Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2. p. 2633-2635 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ETA II experiments for determining advanced radiographic capabilities of induction linacs

Weir, J. T., Caporaso, G. J., Clark, J. C., Kirbie, H. C., Chen, Y. J., Lund, S. M., Westenskow, G. A. & Paul, A. C., 1998, Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 1. p. 1260-1262 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

High-performance insulator structures for accelerator applications

Sampayan, S. E., Caporaso, G. J., Sanders, D. M., Stoddard, R. D., Trimble, D. O., Elizondo, J., Krogh, M. L. & Wieskamp, T. F., 1998, Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 1. p. 1308-1310 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Linear induction accelerator approach for advanced radiography

Caporaso, G. J., 1998, Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 1. p. 1248-1250 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

Measured and theoretical characterization of the rf properties of stacked, high-gradient insulator material

Houck, T. L., Caporaso, G. J., Shang, C. C., Sampayan, S. E., Molau, N. E. & Krogh, M. L., 1998, Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2. p. 2627-2629 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Novel design for a high power superconducting delay line

Chen, Y. J. & Caporaso, G. J., 1998, Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference. Piscataway, NJ, United States: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 1. p. 1305-1307 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations