The laser-matter interaction meets the high energy physics: Laser-plasma accelerators and bright X/gamma-ray sources
Authors: Giulietti D., Galimberti M., Giulietti A., Gizzi LA., Labate L., Tomassini P.
Autors Affiliation: Univ Pisa, Dipartimento Fis, I-56100 Pisa, Italy;
INFN, Sez Pisa, CNR, IPCF,Intense Laser Irradiat Lab, Pisa, Italy
Abstract: Laser matter interaction in the regime of super-intense and ultra-short laser pulses is discovering common interests and goals for plasma and elementary particles physics. Among them, the electron laser wakefield acceleration and the X/gamma tunable sources, based on the Thomson scattering (TS) of optical photons on accelerated electrons, represent the most challenging applications. The activity of the Intense Laser Irradiation Laboratory in this field will be presented.
Journal/Review: LASER AND PARTICLE BEAMS
Volume: 23 (3) Pages from: 309 to: 314
More Information: Proceedings Paper: 28th European Conference on Laser Interaction with Matter (ECLIM 04), Rome, ITALY, SEP 06-10, 2004KeyWords: plasma accelerators; Thomson scattering; X-ray sourcesDOI: 10.1017/S0263034605050433Citations: 18data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2021-11-28References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here