X-ray yield measurements from targets coated with wavelength-scale spheres are compared with measurements from polished targets. Evidence for a hotter resonant electron temperature due to field enhancements from Mie resonances in the spheres is investigated.
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D. R. Symes, H. A. Sumeruk, I. V. Churina, T. D. Donnelly, J. Landry, and T. Ditmire, "X-Ray Generation from Metal Targets Coated with Wavelength-Scale Spheres," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper JThD3.
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