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Title: Laser-driven ion acceleration via target normal sheath acceleration in the relativistic transparency regime

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The Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH (United States)
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USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1437769
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1515025
Grant/Contract Number:  
NA0003107
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Published Article
Journal Name:
New Journal of Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: New Journal of Physics Journal Volume: 20 Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 1367-2630
Publisher:
IOP Publishing
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom
Language:
English

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Poole, P. L., Obst, L., Cochran, G. E., Metzkes, J., Schlenvoigt, H-P, Prencipe, I., Kluge, T., Cowan, T., Schramm, U., Schumacher, D. W., and Zeil, K. Laser-driven ion acceleration via target normal sheath acceleration in the relativistic transparency regime. United Kingdom: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1088/1367-2630/aa9d47.
Poole, P. L., Obst, L., Cochran, G. E., Metzkes, J., Schlenvoigt, H-P, Prencipe, I., Kluge, T., Cowan, T., Schramm, U., Schumacher, D. W., & Zeil, K. Laser-driven ion acceleration via target normal sheath acceleration in the relativistic transparency regime. United Kingdom. doi:10.1088/1367-2630/aa9d47.
Poole, P. L., Obst, L., Cochran, G. E., Metzkes, J., Schlenvoigt, H-P, Prencipe, I., Kluge, T., Cowan, T., Schramm, U., Schumacher, D. W., and Zeil, K. Mon . "Laser-driven ion acceleration via target normal sheath acceleration in the relativistic transparency regime". United Kingdom. doi:10.1088/1367-2630/aa9d47.
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title = {Laser-driven ion acceleration via target normal sheath acceleration in the relativistic transparency regime},
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