Line spectroscopy with spatial resolution of laser-plasma X-ray emission
Authors: Labate L., Galimberti M., Giulietti A., Giulietti D., Gizzi LA., Numico R., Salvetti A.
Autors Affiliation: CNR, Ist Fis Atom & Mol, Area Ric, Intense Laser Irradiat Lab, I-56124 Pisa, Italy;
Univ Pisa, Dipartimento Fis, I-56100 Pisa, Italy;
INFM, Pisa, Italy
Abstract: High dynamic range, space-resolved X-ray spectra of an aluminum laser-plasma in the 5.5-8 Angstrom range were obtained using a TIAP crystal and a cooled CCD camera as a detector. This technique was used to investigate the emission region in the longitudinal direction over a distance of approximately 350 mum from the solid target surface. These data show that the electron density profile varies by two orders of magnitude with the temperature ranging from about 180 eV in the overdense region to about 650 eV in the underdense region. Accordingly, different equilibria take place across the explored region which can be identified with this experimental technique. Derailed studies on highly ionized atomic species in different plasma conditions can therefore be performed simultaneously under controlled conditions.
Journal/Review: LASER AND PARTICLE BEAMS
Volume: 19 (1) Pages from: 117 to: 123
More Information: Conference: 2nd ULIA Conference Location: PISA, ITALY Date: SEP 29-OCT 03, 2000KeyWords: laser-plasmaDOI: 10.1017/S0263034601191184Citations: 13data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2021-08-01References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here