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RF -LINAC Free-Electron Lasers
Author(s): C. A. Brau
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Paper Abstract

Radio-frequency linear accelerators have been, and will continue to be, the most important source of electrons for free-electron lasers. This article describes the principles of operation of these devices along with some of their technological problems and expectations for the future. Some results of rf-linac free-electron laser experiments are discussed, with emphasis on those features of free-electron laser operation which are peculiar to devices powered by rf linacs.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 July 1988
PDF: 19 pages
Proc. SPIE 0738, Free Electron Lasers, (23 July 1988); doi: 10.1117/12.939688
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C. A. Brau, University of California (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0738:
Free Electron Lasers
Brian Emerson Newnam, Editor(s)

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