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Title: Accelerating Particles with Plasma

Researchers at SLAC explain how they use plasma wakefields to accelerate bunches of electrons to very high energies over only a short distance. Their experiments offer a possible path for the future omore »f particle accelerators.« less
Title: Accelerating Particles with Plasma
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Publication Date: 2014-11-05
OSTI Identifier: 1187923
Other Number(s): Other: None
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: SLAC (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC), Menlo Park, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS ; 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS ; AMPLITUDE WAVES, PLASMA WAKEFIELD ACCELERATOR ; PARTICLE PHYSICS ; HIGH ENERGY BEAMS ; LARGE HADRON COLLIDER ; ACCELERATION ; PLASMA ; NEUTRON ; ELECTRON
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:03:26
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27