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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 37, Iss. 24 — Dec. 15, 2012
  • pp: 5172–5174

Langmuir wave undulator for terahertz radiation

Seunghyeon Son, Sung Joon Moon, and Jaeyoung Park  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 24, pp. 5172-5174 (2012)

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A source of terhertz (THz) radiation based on the free-electron laser, where a plasma wave plays the role of undulator, is theoretically studied. This scheme can generate coherent photons in the range of 0.1–10 THz. The feasible physical parameters in laboratories are estimated.

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OCIS Codes
(140.2600) Lasers and laser optics : Free-electron lasers (FELs)
(350.4010) Other areas of optics : Microwaves

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: October 4, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: October 26, 2012
Published: December 12, 2012

Seunghyeon Son, Sung Joon Moon, and Jaeyoung Park, "Langmuir wave undulator for terahertz radiation," Opt. Lett. 37, 5172-5174 (2012)

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