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Imploding Cylindrical Plasmas As X-Ray Laser Media
Author(s): M C Richardson; B Yaakobi; R Epstein; J S Wark; J M Soures
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Paper Abstract

Recombination and collisionally excited x-ray laser schemes in hot dense plasmas require ideally the existence of gradient-free uniform conditions for times long enough to generate high x-ray yield. The potential for imploding cylindrical plasmas to circumvent refraction effects associated with long plasmas generated from thin foils is discussed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 21 October 1986
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 0664, High Intensity Laser Processes, (21 October 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.938715
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M C Richardson, University of Rochester (United States)
B Yaakobi, University of Rochester (United States)
R Epstein, University of Rochester (United States)
J S Wark, University of Rochester (United States)
J M Soures, University of Rochester (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0664:
High Intensity Laser Processes
John A. Alcock, Editor(s)

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