Bright γ-ray beam source based on laser wakefield accelerator and laser undulator

I. Ghebregziabher, S. Chen, N. D. Powers, C. M. Maharjan, C. Liu, G. Golovin, S. Banerjee, J. Zhang, N. Cunningham, A. Moorti, S. Clarke, S. Pozzi, D. P. Umstadter

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Abstract

We demonstrated a y-ray source with high brightness (2.3xlO19 photons/s-mrad2-mm2-0.1% bandwidth) and high photon energy (1.3 MeV) in an all optical setup. Measurements were in excellent agreement with predictions of an inverse Compton scattering model.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2012
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 14 2012Oct 18 2012

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NameFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
CountryUnited States
CityRochester, NY
Period10/14/1210/18/12

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Ghebregziabher, I., Chen, S., Powers, N. D., Maharjan, C. M., Liu, C., Golovin, G., ... Umstadter, D. P. (2012). Bright γ-ray beam source based on laser wakefield accelerator and laser undulator. In Frontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 (Frontiers in Optics, FIO 2012).