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Title: Laboratory Astrophysics Using High Intensity Particle and Photon Beams

History has shown that the symbiosis between direct observations and laboratory studies is instrumental in the progress of astrophysics. Recent years have seen growing interests in the laboratory invmore »estigation of astrophysical phenomena that can be addressed by high densities and advancement of technologies in lasers as well as high-energy particle beams. We will give examples on how frontier phenomena such as black holes, supernovae, gamma ray bursts, ultra high-energy cosmic rays, etc., can be investigated in the laboratory setting. Finally, we describe a possible laboratory astrophysics facility to be developed at SLAC.« less
Title: Laboratory Astrophysics Using High Intensity Particle and Photon Beams
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Publication Date: 2009-12-12
OSTI Identifier: 987359
DOE Contract Number: AC02-07CH11359
Other Number(s): Other: Laboratory Astrophysics Using High Intensity Particle and Photon Beams
Resource Type: Multimedia
Specific Type: Multimedia Presentation
Resource Relation: Conference: Fermilab Colloquia, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batvia, Illinois (United States), presented on December 12, 2001
Research Org: FNAL (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS ; 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ; PARTICLE BEAM ; ASTROPHYSICS ; PARTICLE PHYSICS
Publisher: Fermilab Colloquia Online: 2000 to the Present Videos of Science Lecture and Presentations from the Colloquium Program at Fermi National Laboratory
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:08:05
System Entry Date: 2017-12-22