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Title: Light pressure acceleration with frequency-tripled laser pulse

Abstract

Light pressure acceleration of ions in the interaction of the frequency-tripled (3ω) laser pulse and foil target is studied, and a promising method to increase accelerated ion energy is shown. Results show that at a constant laser energy, much higher ion energy peak value is obtained for 3ω laser compared with that using the fundamental frequency laser. The effect of energy loss during frequency conversion on ion acceleration is considered, which may slightly decrease the acceleration effect.

Authors:
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  1. State Key Laboratory of High Field Laser Physics, Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 201800 (China)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22303790
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physics of Plasmas; Journal Volume: 21; Journal Issue: 8; Other Information: (c) 2014 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; ACCELERATION; COMPARATIVE EVALUATIONS; ENERGY LOSSES; FOILS; IONS; LASERS

Citation Formats

Wang, Xiaofeng, Shen, Baifei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn, Zhang, Xiaomei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn, Ji, Liangliang, Wang, Wenpeng, Zhao, Xueyan, Xu, Jiancai, Yu, Yahong, Yi, Longqing, Shi, Yin, Xu, Tongjun, and Zhang, Lingang. Light pressure acceleration with frequency-tripled laser pulse. United States: N. p., 2014. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4891663.
Wang, Xiaofeng, Shen, Baifei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn, Zhang, Xiaomei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn, Ji, Liangliang, Wang, Wenpeng, Zhao, Xueyan, Xu, Jiancai, Yu, Yahong, Yi, Longqing, Shi, Yin, Xu, Tongjun, & Zhang, Lingang. Light pressure acceleration with frequency-tripled laser pulse. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4891663.
Wang, Xiaofeng, Shen, Baifei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn, Zhang, Xiaomei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn, Ji, Liangliang, Wang, Wenpeng, Zhao, Xueyan, Xu, Jiancai, Yu, Yahong, Yi, Longqing, Shi, Yin, Xu, Tongjun, and Zhang, Lingang. Fri . "Light pressure acceleration with frequency-tripled laser pulse". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4891663.
@article{osti_22303790,
title = {Light pressure acceleration with frequency-tripled laser pulse},
author = {Wang, Xiaofeng and Shen, Baifei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn and Zhang, Xiaomei, E-mail: bfshen@mail.shcnc.ac.cn, E-mail: zhxm@siom.ac.cn and Ji, Liangliang and Wang, Wenpeng and Zhao, Xueyan and Xu, Jiancai and Yu, Yahong and Yi, Longqing and Shi, Yin and Xu, Tongjun and Zhang, Lingang},
abstractNote = {Light pressure acceleration of ions in the interaction of the frequency-tripled (3ω) laser pulse and foil target is studied, and a promising method to increase accelerated ion energy is shown. Results show that at a constant laser energy, much higher ion energy peak value is obtained for 3ω laser compared with that using the fundamental frequency laser. The effect of energy loss during frequency conversion on ion acceleration is considered, which may slightly decrease the acceleration effect.},
doi = {10.1063/1.4891663},
journal = {Physics of Plasmas},
number = 8,
volume = 21,
place = {United States},
year = {Fri Aug 15 00:00:00 EDT 2014},
month = {Fri Aug 15 00:00:00 EDT 2014}
}