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Title: Highly Resolved Measurements of a Developing Strong Collisional Plasma Shock

Authors:
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  1. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
  2. Univ. of Rochester, NY (United States). Lab. for Laser Energetics
  3. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
LLNL Laboratory Directed Research and Development (LDRD) Program; USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1438627
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1423500; OSTI ID: 1466160
Report Number(s):
LLNL-JRNL-741313; LLNL-JRNL-755398
Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007; TRN: US1900472
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physical Review Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 120; Journal Issue: 9; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; high-energy-density plasmas; kinetic theory; plasma instabilities; shock waves & discontinuities in plasma; Lasers

Citation Formats

Rinderknecht, Hans G., Park, H. -S., Ross, J. S., Amendt, P. A., Higginson, D. P., Wilks, S. C., Haberberger, D., Katz, J., Froula, D. H., Hoffman, N. M., Kagan, G., Keenan, B. D., and Vold, E. L. Highly Resolved Measurements of a Developing Strong Collisional Plasma Shock. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.095001.
Rinderknecht, Hans G., Park, H. -S., Ross, J. S., Amendt, P. A., Higginson, D. P., Wilks, S. C., Haberberger, D., Katz, J., Froula, D. H., Hoffman, N. M., Kagan, G., Keenan, B. D., & Vold, E. L. Highly Resolved Measurements of a Developing Strong Collisional Plasma Shock. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.095001.
Rinderknecht, Hans G., Park, H. -S., Ross, J. S., Amendt, P. A., Higginson, D. P., Wilks, S. C., Haberberger, D., Katz, J., Froula, D. H., Hoffman, N. M., Kagan, G., Keenan, B. D., and Vold, E. L. Fri . "Highly Resolved Measurements of a Developing Strong Collisional Plasma Shock". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.095001. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1438627.
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title = {Highly Resolved Measurements of a Developing Strong Collisional Plasma Shock},
author = {Rinderknecht, Hans G. and Park, H. -S. and Ross, J. S. and Amendt, P. A. and Higginson, D. P. and Wilks, S. C. and Haberberger, D. and Katz, J. and Froula, D. H. and Hoffman, N. M. and Kagan, G. and Keenan, B. D. and Vold, E. L.},
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doi = {10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.095001},
journal = {Physical Review Letters},
number = 9,
volume = 120,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
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Figure 1 Figure 1: (a) Experimental design to probe plasma shock front structure. Laser beams drive a Si3N4 foil, launching a strong shock into a H2 gas jet. Thomsonscattered light from a 2ω beam aligned with the foil axis is imaged in a 1.75 mm region, 4.0 mm from the foil. (b)more » View of the target foil aligned near the gas-jet nozzle. (c) Pinhole camera image showing x-rays (hν > 1.5 keV) from the foil.« less

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