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Title: I-BEAT: Ultrasonic method for online measurement of the energy distribution of a single ion bunch

Abstract

The shape of a wave carries all information about the spatial and temporal structure of its source, given that the medium and its properties are known. Most modern imaging methods seek to utilize this nature of waves originating from Huygens' principle. We discuss the retrieval of the complete kinetic energy distribution from the acoustic trace that is recorded when a short ion bunch deposits its energy in water. This novel method, which we refer to as Ion-Bunch Energy Acoustic Tracing (I-BEAT), is a refinement of the ionoacoustic approach. With its capability of completely monitoring a single, focused proton bunch with prompt readout and high repetition rate, I-BEAT is a promising approach to meet future requirements of experiments and applications in the field of laser-based ion acceleration. We demonstrate its functionality at two laser-driven ion sources for quantitative online determination of the kinetic energy distribution in the focus of single proton bunches.

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  1. Ludwig Maximilian Univ., Munich (Germany)
  2. Ludwig Maximilian Univ., Munich (Germany); Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
  3. Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden–Rossendorf (HZDR), Dresden (Germany); Dresden Univ. of Technology (Germany)
  4. Ludwig Maximilian Univ., Munich (Germany); Max Planck Society, Garching (Germany). Max Planck Inst. of Quantum Optics
  5. Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden–Rossendorf (HZDR), Dresden (Germany)
  6. Ludwig Maximilian Univ., Munich (Germany); Max Planck Society, Garching (Germany). Max Planck Inst. of Quantum Optics; Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
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Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1580831
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Scientific Reports
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 9; Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 2045-2322
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS

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Haffa, Daniel, Yang, Rong, Bin, Jianhui, Lehrack, Sebastian, Brack, Florian-Emanuel, Ding, Hao, Englbrecht, Franz S., Gao, Ying, Gebhard, Johannes, Gilljohann, Max, Götzfried, Johannes, Hartmann, Jens, Herr, Sebastian, Hilz, Peter, Kraft, Stephan D., Kreuzer, Christian, Kroll, Florian, Lindner, Florian H., Metzkes-Ng, Josefine, Ostermayr, Tobias M., Ridente, Enrico, Rösch, Thomas F., Schilling, Gregor, Schlenvoigt, Hans-Peter, Speicher, Martin, Taray, Derya, Würl, Matthias, Zeil, Karl, Schramm, Ulrich, Karsch, Stefan, Parodi, Katia, Bolton, Paul R., Assmann, Walter, and Schreiber, Jörg. I-BEAT: Ultrasonic method for online measurement of the energy distribution of a single ion bunch. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-42920-5.
Haffa, Daniel, Yang, Rong, Bin, Jianhui, Lehrack, Sebastian, Brack, Florian-Emanuel, Ding, Hao, Englbrecht, Franz S., Gao, Ying, Gebhard, Johannes, Gilljohann, Max, Götzfried, Johannes, Hartmann, Jens, Herr, Sebastian, Hilz, Peter, Kraft, Stephan D., Kreuzer, Christian, Kroll, Florian, Lindner, Florian H., Metzkes-Ng, Josefine, Ostermayr, Tobias M., Ridente, Enrico, Rösch, Thomas F., Schilling, Gregor, Schlenvoigt, Hans-Peter, Speicher, Martin, Taray, Derya, Würl, Matthias, Zeil, Karl, Schramm, Ulrich, Karsch, Stefan, Parodi, Katia, Bolton, Paul R., Assmann, Walter, & Schreiber, Jörg. I-BEAT: Ultrasonic method for online measurement of the energy distribution of a single ion bunch. United States. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-42920-5.
Haffa, Daniel, Yang, Rong, Bin, Jianhui, Lehrack, Sebastian, Brack, Florian-Emanuel, Ding, Hao, Englbrecht, Franz S., Gao, Ying, Gebhard, Johannes, Gilljohann, Max, Götzfried, Johannes, Hartmann, Jens, Herr, Sebastian, Hilz, Peter, Kraft, Stephan D., Kreuzer, Christian, Kroll, Florian, Lindner, Florian H., Metzkes-Ng, Josefine, Ostermayr, Tobias M., Ridente, Enrico, Rösch, Thomas F., Schilling, Gregor, Schlenvoigt, Hans-Peter, Speicher, Martin, Taray, Derya, Würl, Matthias, Zeil, Karl, Schramm, Ulrich, Karsch, Stefan, Parodi, Katia, Bolton, Paul R., Assmann, Walter, and Schreiber, Jörg. Tue . "I-BEAT: Ultrasonic method for online measurement of the energy distribution of a single ion bunch". United States. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-42920-5. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1580831.
@article{osti_1580831,
title = {I-BEAT: Ultrasonic method for online measurement of the energy distribution of a single ion bunch},
author = {Haffa, Daniel and Yang, Rong and Bin, Jianhui and Lehrack, Sebastian and Brack, Florian-Emanuel and Ding, Hao and Englbrecht, Franz S. and Gao, Ying and Gebhard, Johannes and Gilljohann, Max and Götzfried, Johannes and Hartmann, Jens and Herr, Sebastian and Hilz, Peter and Kraft, Stephan D. and Kreuzer, Christian and Kroll, Florian and Lindner, Florian H. and Metzkes-Ng, Josefine and Ostermayr, Tobias M. and Ridente, Enrico and Rösch, Thomas F. and Schilling, Gregor and Schlenvoigt, Hans-Peter and Speicher, Martin and Taray, Derya and Würl, Matthias and Zeil, Karl and Schramm, Ulrich and Karsch, Stefan and Parodi, Katia and Bolton, Paul R. and Assmann, Walter and Schreiber, Jörg},
abstractNote = {The shape of a wave carries all information about the spatial and temporal structure of its source, given that the medium and its properties are known. Most modern imaging methods seek to utilize this nature of waves originating from Huygens' principle. We discuss the retrieval of the complete kinetic energy distribution from the acoustic trace that is recorded when a short ion bunch deposits its energy in water. This novel method, which we refer to as Ion-Bunch Energy Acoustic Tracing (I-BEAT), is a refinement of the ionoacoustic approach. With its capability of completely monitoring a single, focused proton bunch with prompt readout and high repetition rate, I-BEAT is a promising approach to meet future requirements of experiments and applications in the field of laser-based ion acceleration. We demonstrate its functionality at two laser-driven ion sources for quantitative online determination of the kinetic energy distribution in the focus of single proton bunches.},
doi = {10.1038/s41598-019-42920-5},
journal = {Scientific Reports},
number = 1,
volume = 9,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {4}
}

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