Laser-plasma generated electron beams for radiographic applications

Vidya Ramanathan, Sudeep Banerjee, Nathan Powers, Zhao Kun, 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 publication2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
Publication statusPublished - Nov 16 2009
Event2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: Jun 2 2009Jun 4 2009

Publication series

Name2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009

Other

Other2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period6/2/096/4/09

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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Ramanathan, V., Banerjee, S., Powers, N., Kun, Z., Cunningham, N., Chandler-Smith, N., & Umstadter, D. (2009). Laser-plasma generated electron beams for radiographic applications. In 2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009 [5225210] (2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2009 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2009).