Application of x-ray lasers to probe high density plasmas

L. B. Da Silva, T. W. Barbee, R. Cauble, P. Celliers, D. H. Kalantar, M. H. Key, S. Libby, Dennis L Matthews, J. C. Moreno, J. E. Trebes, A. S. Wan, F. Weber

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Abstract

This talk describes the use of x-ray lasers to probe high density plasmas using a variety of diagnostic techniques. Taking advantage of recently developed multilayer beamsplitters, of constructs and uses a Mach-Zehnder interferometer operating at 155 angstrom to probe 1-3 mm size laser produced plasmas with peak electron densities of 4×10 21cm -3. A comparison of the results with computer simulations is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIEEE International Conference on Plasma Science
PublisherIEEE
Pages277
Number of pages1
StatePublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes
EventProceedings of the 1996 IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science - Boston, MA, USA
Duration: Jun 3 1996Jun 5 1996

Other

OtherProceedings of the 1996 IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science
CityBoston, MA, USA
Period6/3/966/5/96

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Condensed Matter Physics

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    Da Silva, L. B., Barbee, T. W., Cauble, R., Celliers, P., Kalantar, D. H., Key, M. H., Libby, S., Matthews, D. L., Moreno, J. C., Trebes, J. E., Wan, A. S., & Weber, F. (1996). Application of x-ray lasers to probe high density plasmas. In IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science (pp. 277). IEEE.