Quasi monoenergetic and tunable x-ray beams are reported by inverse-Compton scattering from laser wakefield accelerated electrons. The high peak brightness, ultrashort duration, and small size of the source make it uniquely suitable for many applications.

© 2014 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
Tunable Monoenergetic Electron Beams from Staged Ionization Assisted Laser Wakefield Accelerator

G. Golovin, S. Chen, N. Powers, C. Liu, S. Banerjee, J. Zhang, M. Zeng, Z. Sheng, and D. Umstadter
JTh1L.2 CLEO: Applications and Technology (CLEO_AT) 2014

X-ray generation via laser Compton scattering using electron beam driven by laser-plasma acceleration

Eisuke Miura, Ryunosuke Kuroda, and Hiroyuki Toyokawa
FTh2A.1 Frontiers in Optics (FiO) 2013

Tunable, quasi-monoenergetic X-rays from Thomson scattering with laser-driven electrons

Stefan Karsch, Johannes Wenz, Konstantin Khrennikov, Matthias Heigoldt, Alexander Buck, Jiancai Xu, Antonia Popp, Andreas Maier, Nathaniel Kajumba, Florian Grüner, Simone Schleede, Laszlo Veisz, and Franz Pfeiffer
FTu4G.1 Frontiers in Optics (FiO) 2014


You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
Login to access Optica Member Subscription