Publications 2014

Title Author Reference Year Url / DOI
A new Thomson Spectrometer for high energy laser-driven beams diagnostic Cirrone, G.A.P.; A. Tramontana, G. Candiano, M. Carpinelli, S. Cavallaro, M. Cutrone, G. Cuttone, C. De Martinis, D. Giove, J. Krasa, G. Korn, M. Maggiore, D. Margarone, P. Pisciotta, J. Prokůpek, F. Romano, F. Schillaci, V. Scuderi, L. Torrisi; A. Velyhan J. Instrum. 9, 1-11 2014
An ultrashort pulse ultra-violet radiation undulator source driven by a laser plasma wakefield accelerator Anania, M. P., et al. Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 264102 2014
Azimuthal asymmetry in collective electron dynamics in relativistically transparent laser-foil interactions Gray, R.J., D.A. MacLellan, B. Gonzalez-Izquierdo, H.W. Powell, D.C. Carroll, C.D. Murphy, L.C. Stockhausen, D.R. Rusby, G.G. Scott, R. Wilson, N. Booth, D.R. Symes, S.J. Hawkes, R. Torres, M. Borghesi, D. Neely and P. McKenna New J. Phys. 16, 093027 2014
Boron-Proton Nuclear-Fusion Enhancement Induced in Boron-Doped Silicon Targets by Low-Contrast Pulsed Laser Picciotto, A. et al. Phys. Rev. X 4, 031030 2014
Characterisation of deuterium spectra from laser driven multispecies sources by employing differentially filtered image plate detectors in Thomson spectrometers Alejo, A., S. Kar, H. Ahmed, A. Krygier, D. Doria, R. Clarke, J. Fernandez, R.R. Freeman, J. Fuchs, A. Green, J. Green, D. Jung, A. Kleinschmidt, C. Lewis, J. Morrison, Z. Najmudin, H. Nakamura, G. Nersisyan, P. Norreys, M. Notley, M. Oliver, M. Roth, J. Ruiz, L. Vassura, M. Zepf, and M.Borghesi Rev. Sci. Instrum. 85, 093303 2014
Characterization of laser-driven single and double electron bunches with a permanent magnet quadrupole triplet and pepper-pot mask Manahan, G. G., E. Brunetti, C. Aniculaesei, R. P. Shanks, M. P. Anania, S. Cipiccia, R. C. Issac, G. H. Welsh, S. M. Wiggins, and D. A. Jaroszynski New J. Phys. 16, 103006 2014
Development and first experimental tests of Faraday cup array Prokupek, J., J. Kaufman, D. Margarone, M. Krůs, A. Velyhan, J. Krása, T. Burris-Mog, S. Busold, O. Deppert, T. Cowan, and G. Korn Rev. Sci. Instrum. 85, 013302 2014
Dosimetry of Very High Energy Electrons (VHEE) for radiotherapy applications Subiel A. et al. Phys. Med. Biol. 59, 5811 2014
Dynamics of ionization-induced electron injection in the high density regime of laser wakefield acceleration Desforges FG, BS Paradkar, M Hansson, J Ju, L Senje, TL Audet, A Persson, S Dobosz-Dufrénoy, O Lundh, G Maynard, P Monot, J-L Vay, C-G Wahlström, B Cros Phys. Plasmas 21, 120703 2014
Enhanced proton beam collimation in the ultra-intense short pulse regime Green, J.S. et al. Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 56, 084001 2014
Enhanced stability of laser wakefield acceleration using dielectric capillary tubes Hansson M, L Senje, A Persson, O Lundh, C-G Wahlström, FG Desforges, J Ju, TL Audet, B Cros, S Dobosz-Dufrénoy, P Monot Phys. Rev. ST Acc. Beams 17, 031303 2014
Experimental observation of spatially modulated laser-driven proton beams from micrometer thick targets Metzkes, J., T. Kluge, K. Zeil, M. Bussmann, S.D. Kraft, T.E. Cowan, U. Schramm New J. Phys. 16, 023008 2014
Generation of high-energy neutrons with the 300-ps-laser system PALS Krása, J., D. Klír, A. Velyhan, E. Krouský, M. Pfeifer, K. Řezáč, J. Cikhardt, K. Turek, J. Ullschmied and K. Jungwirth High Power Laser Science and Engineering 2, e19 2014
Inclusion of coherence in Monte Carlo models for simulation of x-ray phase contrast imaging Cipiccia, S., F. A. Vittoria, M. Weikum, A. Olivo, and D. A. Jaroszynski Opt. Express 22, 23480 2014
Influence of laser-drive parameters on annular fast electron transport in silicon MacLellan, D A; D C Carroll, R J Gray, A P L Robinson, M P Desjarlais, D Neely and P McKenna Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 56, 084002 2014
Investigation of longitudinal proton acceleration in exploded targets irradiated by intense short-pulse lasers Gauthier, M., A. Lévy, E. d'Humières, M. Glesser, B. Albertazzi, C. Beaucourt, J. Breil, S. N. Chen, V. Dervieux, J.L. Feugeas, P. Nicolaï, V. Tikhonchuk, H. Pépin, P. Antici, J. Fuchs Phys. Plasmas 21, 013102 2014
Measurement of the target current by inductive probe during laser interaction on terawatt laser system PALS Cikhardt, J. et al. Rev. Sci. Instrum. 85, 103507 2014
Modified Thomson spectrometer design for high energy, multispecies ion sources Gwynne, D., S. Kar, D. Doria, H. Ahmed, M. Borghesi, M. Cerchez, J. Fernandez, R. Gray, J. Green, F. Hanton, D. Maclellan, P. McKenna, Z. Najmudin, D. Neely, J.Ruiz, A. Schiavi, M. Streeter, M. Swantusch, O. Willi, M. Zepf, M.Borghesi Rev. Sci. Instrum. 85, 033304 2014
Monochromatic short pulse laser produced ion beam using a compact passive magnetic device Chen, S.N., M. Gauthier, D. P. Higginson, S. Dorard, F. Mangia, R. Riquier, S. Atzeni, J.-R. Marquès and J. Fuchs Rev. Sci. Instrum. 85, 043504 2014
Nonlinear Laser Driven Donut Wakefields for Positron and Electron Acceleration Vieira, J., J. T. Mendonça Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 215001 2014
Passive tailoring of laser-accelerated ion beam cut-off energy by using double foil assembly Chen, S.N., A.P.L. Robinson, P. Antici, E. Brambrink, E. d'Humières, S. Gaillard, T. Grismayer, A. Mancic, P. Mora, L. Romagnani, P. Audebert, H. Pépin and J. Fuchs Phys. Plasmas 21, 023119 2014
Proton stopping power measurements using high intensity short pulse lasers produced proton beams Chen, S.N., S Atzeni, M. Gauthier, D.P Higginson, F. Mangia, J.-R. Marques, R. Riquier, J. Fuchs Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. A 740, 105 2014
Proton-driven plasma wakefield acceleration: a path to the future of high-energy particle physics Assmann R. et al. Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 56, 084013 2014
Reproducibility of electron beams from laser wakefield acceleration in capillary tubes Desforges, F.G., M. Hansson, J. Ju, L. Senje, T.L. Audet, S. Dobosz-Dufrénoy, A. Persson, O. Lundh, C.-G. Wahlström, B. Cros Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. A 740, 54-59 2014
Robust energy enhancement of ultrashort pulse laser accelerated protons from reduced mass targets Zeil, K., J. Metzkes, T. Kluge, M. Bussmann, T. E. Cowan, S.D. Kraft, R. Sauerbrey, B. Schmidt, M. Zier, U. Schramm Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 56, 084004 2014
The ion channel free-electron laser with varying betatron amplitude Ersfeld, B., R. Bonifacio, S. Chen, M. R. Islam, P. W. Smorenburg, and D. A. Jaroszynski New J. Phys. 16, 093003 2014
Time-of-flight spectra for mapping of charge density of ions produced by laser Krasa, J., P. Parys, L. Velardy, A. Velyhan, L. Ryc, D. Delle Side, V. Nassisi Laser Part. Beams 32, 15-20 2014
Topology of Megagauss Magnetic Fields and of Heat-Carrying Electrons Produced in a High-Power Laser-Solid Interaction Lancia,L.; B. Albertazzi, C. Boniface, A. Grisollet, R. Riquier, F. Chaland, K.-C. Le Thanh, Ph. Mellor, P. Antici, S. Buffechoux, S. N. Chen, D. Doria, M. Nakatsutsumi, C. Peth, M. Swantusch, M. Stardubtsev, L. Palumbo, M. Borghesi, O. Willi, H. Pépin, J. Fuchs Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 235001 2014
Tracing ultrafast dynamics of strong fields at plasma-vacuum interfaces with longitudinal proton probing Abicht, F., J. Braenzel, G. Priebe, Ch. Koschitzki, A. A. Andreev, P. V. Nickles, W. Sandner, M. Schnürer Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 034101 2014
Tunable Mega-Ampere Electron Current Propagation in Solids by Dynamic Control of Lattice Melt MacLellan,D. A.; D. C. Carroll, R. J. Gray, N. Booth, M. Burza, M. P. Desjarlais, F. Du, D. Neely, H.W. Powell, A. P. L. Robinson, G. G. Scott, X. H. Yuan, C.-G. Wahlström and P. McKenna Phys. Rev. Lett., 113, 185001 2014
Ultrahigh brightness bunches from hybrid plasma accelerators as drivers of 5th generation light sources Hidding, B., G. G. Manahan, O. Karger, A. Knetsch, G. Wittig, D. A. Jaroszynski, Z.-M. Sheng, Y. Xi, A. Deng, J. B. Rosenzweig, G. Andonian, A. Murokh, G. Pretzler, D. L. Bruhwiler, and J. Smith J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 47, 234010 2014