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  • Editor: Xi-Cheng Zhang
  • Vol. 39, Iss. 3 — Feb. 1, 2014
  • pp: 532–535

Extreme ultraviolet tomography using a compact laser–plasma source for 3D reconstruction of low density objects

Przemyslaw W. Wachulak, Łukasz Węgrzyński, Zdenko Zápražný, Andrzej Bartnik, Tomasz Fok, Roman Jarocki, Jerzy Kostecki, Miroslaw Szczurek, Dusan Korytár, and Henryk Fiedorowicz  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 39, Issue 3, pp. 532-535 (2014)

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A tomographic method for three-dimensional reconstruction of low density objects is presented and discussed. The experiment was performed in the extreme ultraviolet (EUV) spectral region using a desktop system for enhanced optical contrast and employing a compact laser–plasma EUV source, based on a double stream gas puff target. The system allows for volume reconstruction of transient gaseous objects, in this case gas jets, providing additional information for further characterization and optimization. Experimental details and reconstruction results are shown.

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OCIS Codes
(110.6960) Imaging systems : Tomography
(110.7440) Imaging systems : X-ray imaging
(340.7480) X-ray optics : X-rays, soft x-rays, extreme ultraviolet (EUV)
(110.6955) Imaging systems : Tomographic imaging

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Imaging Systems

Original Manuscript: November 8, 2013
Revised Manuscript: December 17, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: December 18, 2013
Published: January 23, 2014

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