Spectroscopic diagnostic for ablative compression experiments

R. W. Lee, Dennis L Matthews, S. M. Lane, E. M. Campbell, L. Koppel, J. Scofield, J. Auerbach, T. Lim

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A spectroscopic diagnostic which will be useful for laser-driven thick-shelled ablative compression targets is demonstrated. The diagnostic which uses spectral line emission from lithium-like bromine provides information from several allowed lines in a small spectral range and can be used to estimate ground state number density as well as electron density in the compressed core.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number003
JournalJournal of Physics B: Atomic and Molecular Physics
Issue number9
StatePublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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