Polychromatic and femtosecond keV x-ray beams have been generated from laser-plasma interactions. We present results on the synchrotron radiation from relativistic electrons undergoing betatron oscillations, and on nonlinear Thomson scattering radiation.
© 2004 Optical Society of America
(340.0340) X-ray optics : X-ray optics
(340.7480) X-ray optics : X-rays, soft x-rays, extreme ultraviolet (EUV)
(350.0350) Other areas of optics : Other areas of optics
(350.5400) Other areas of optics : Plasmas
K. Ta Phuoc, A. Rousse, F. Burgy, J. P. Rousseau, V. Malka, D. Hulin, R. Shah, D. Umstadter, A. Pukhov, S. Kieselev, and E. Lefebvre, "All optically driven femtosecond keV x-ray source," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper JMC2.
References are not available for this paper.