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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 2000
  • pp: 1098–1101

Saturated tabletop x-ray laser system at 19 nm

Yuelin Li, James Dunn, Joseph Nilsen, Troy W. Barbee Jr., Albert L. Osterheld, and Vyacheslav N. Shlyaptsev  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 17, Issue 6, pp. 1098-1101 (2000)

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Saturated operation of a tabletop x-ray laser at 19 nm is demonstrated with a laser-irradiated Mo slab target. The output energy, the intensity, the near-field beam pattern, and the beam divergence are characterized. The wavelength scalability and the high brightness make it a potential tool for x-ray laser applications.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3460) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers
(140.7240) Lasers and laser optics : UV, EUV, and X-ray lasers
(350.5400) Other areas of optics : Plasmas

Yuelin Li, James Dunn, Joseph Nilsen, Troy W. Barbee Jr., Albert L. Osterheld, and Vyacheslav N. Shlyaptsev, "Saturated tabletop x-ray laser system at 19 nm," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 17, 1098-1101 (2000)

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