Laser-plasma generated electron beams for radiographic applications

Vidya Ramanathan, Sudeep Banerjee, Nathan Powers, Kun Zhao, Nathaniel Cunningham, Nate Chandler-Smith, Donald Umstadter

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Abstract

We investigate use of laser-accelerated electron beams for high resolution long standoff, radiographic applications and detection of shielded dense materials. For first time, radiographs with sub-millimeter resolution; embedded gaps in dense materials are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528698
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2009
EventInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 31 2009Jun 5 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherInternational Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/31/096/5/09

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Ramanathan, V., Banerjee, S., Powers, N., Zhao, K., Cunningham, N., Chandler-Smith, N., & Umstadter, D. (2009). Laser-plasma generated electron beams for radiographic applications. In International Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2009 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.