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Title: Interpenetration and deflection phenomena in collisions between supersonic, magnetized, tungsten plasma flows diagnosed using high resolution optical Thomson scattering

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [2];  [3];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [4]
  1. Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College, London SW7 2BW, United Kingdom
  2. Sandia National Laboratories, PO Box 5800, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87185-1193, USA
  3. Department of Physics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2J1, Canada
  4. Key Laboratory of Pulsed Power, Institute of Fluid Physics, CAE, Mianyang 621900, China
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USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1228674
Grant/Contract Number:  
F03-02NA00057; SC-0001063
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physics of Plasmas
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Physics of Plasmas Journal Volume: 22 Journal Issue: 7; Journal ID: ISSN 1070-664X
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Swadling, G. F., Lebedev, S. V., Harvey-Thompson, A. J., Rozmus, W., Burdiak, G., Suttle, L., Patankar, S., Smith, R. A., Bennett, M., Hall, G. N., Suzuki-Vidal, F., Bland, S., and Yuan, J. Interpenetration and deflection phenomena in collisions between supersonic, magnetized, tungsten plasma flows diagnosed using high resolution optical Thomson scattering. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4926579.
Swadling, G. F., Lebedev, S. V., Harvey-Thompson, A. J., Rozmus, W., Burdiak, G., Suttle, L., Patankar, S., Smith, R. A., Bennett, M., Hall, G. N., Suzuki-Vidal, F., Bland, S., & Yuan, J. Interpenetration and deflection phenomena in collisions between supersonic, magnetized, tungsten plasma flows diagnosed using high resolution optical Thomson scattering. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4926579.
Swadling, G. F., Lebedev, S. V., Harvey-Thompson, A. J., Rozmus, W., Burdiak, G., Suttle, L., Patankar, S., Smith, R. A., Bennett, M., Hall, G. N., Suzuki-Vidal, F., Bland, S., and Yuan, J. Tue . "Interpenetration and deflection phenomena in collisions between supersonic, magnetized, tungsten plasma flows diagnosed using high resolution optical Thomson scattering". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4926579.
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title = {Interpenetration and deflection phenomena in collisions between supersonic, magnetized, tungsten plasma flows diagnosed using high resolution optical Thomson scattering},
author = {Swadling, G. F. and Lebedev, S. V. and Harvey-Thompson, A. J. and Rozmus, W. and Burdiak, G. and Suttle, L. and Patankar, S. and Smith, R. A. and Bennett, M. and Hall, G. N. and Suzuki-Vidal, F. and Bland, S. and Yuan, J.},
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