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Comparison of femtosecond laser-driven proton acceleration using nanometer and micrometer thick target foils

Authors:  Schnürer, M., et al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Laser and Particle Beams 29 (4), 437-446 (2011)

Monoenergetic ion beam generation by driving ion solitary waves with circularly polarized laser light

Authors:  D. Jung, L. Yin, B. J. Albright, D. C. Gautier, R. Hörlein, D. Kiefer, A. Henig, R. Johnson, S. Letzring, S. Palaniyappan, R. Shah, T. Shimada, X. Q. Yan, K. J. Bowers, T. Tajima, J. C. Fernández, D. Habs D, and B. M. Hegelich

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 107 (11), 115002-1 - 115002-4 (2011)

Experimental demonstration of particle energy, conversion efficiency and spectral shape required for ion-based fast ignition

Authors:  B. M. Hegelich, et al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Nucl. Fusion 51 (8), 1-6 (2011)

Dynamics of nanometer-scale foil targets irradiated with relativistically intense laser pulses

Authors:  R. Hörlein, S. Steinke, A. Henig, S. G. Rykovanov, M. Schnürer, T. Sokollik, D. Kiefer, D. Jung, X. Q. Yan, T. Tajima, J. Schreiber, M. Hegelich, V. Nickles, M. Zepf, G. D. Tsakiris, W. Sandner, and D. Habs

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Plasma Physics, 1-5 (2011)

Ion acceleration in subcritical density plasma via interaction of intense laser pulse with cluster-gas target

Authors:  Y. Fukunda, et al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Progress in Ultrafast Intense Laser Science VII, Springer Series in Chemical Physics 100, 225-240 (2011)

The extreme light infrastructure: Optics’ next horizon

Authors:  G. Mourou, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Optics and Photonics News 22 (7), 47-51 (2011)

A recent development in high field science

Authors:  T. Tajima, and and G. Mourou

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Proc. Physics in Intense Fields, eds. Itakura, A. Iso, and T. Takahashi, 1-6 (2011)

Probing vacuum birefringence by phase-contrast Fourier imaging under fields of high-intensity lasers

Authors:  K. Homma, D. Habs, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Appl. Phys. B 104, 69-782 (2011)

Optimization of laser-generated ion beams

Authors:  S. Steinke, M. Schnürer, T. Sokollik, A. A. Andreev, P. V. Nickles, A. Henig, R. Hörlein, D. Kiefer, D. Jung, J. Schreiber, T. Tajima, M. Hegelich, D. Habs, and W. Sandner

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Contrib. Plasma Phys. 51 (5), 444-450 (2011)

Ultraintense laser interaction with nanoscale targets: a simple model for layer expansion and ion acceleration

Authors:  B. J. Albright, L. Yin, B. M. Hegelich, K. J. Bowers, C. Huang, A. Henig, J. C. Fernandez, K. A. Flippo, S. A. Gaillard, T. J. T. Kwan, X. Q. Yan, T. Tajima, and D. Habs

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 244 (4), 042022-1-042022-4 (2010)

Autofocused, enhanced proton acceleration from a nanometer-scale bulged foil

Authors:  H. Y. Wang, X. Q. Yan, Y. R. Lu, F. L. Zheng, Z. Y. Guo, W. J. Ma, X. T. He, T. Tajima, D. Habs, and J. E. Chen

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Plasmas 17 (11), 113111-1 - 113111-5 (2010)

Collective deceleration: Toward a compact beam dump

Authors:  H.-C. Wu, T. Tajima, D. Habs, A. W. Chao, and J. Meyer-ter-Vehn

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Rev. STAB 13, 101303-1 - 101303-8 (2010)

Efficient ion acceleration by collective laser-driven electron dynamics with ultra-thin foil targets

Authors:  S. Steinke, A. Henig, M. Schnürer, T. Sokollik, P. V. Nickles, D. Jung, D. Kiefer, J. Schreiber, T. Tajima, X. Q. Yan, J. Meyer-ter-Vehn, M. Hegelich, W. Sandner, and D. Habs

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Laser Part. Beams 28, 215 (2010)

Theory of laser ion acceleration from a foil target of nanometer thickness

Authors:  X. Q. Yan, T. Tajima, M. Hegelich, L. Yin, and D. Habs

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Applied Physics B 98 (4), 711-721 (2010)

Vision of nuclear physics with photo-nuclear reactions by laser-driven γ beams

Authors:  D. Habs, T. Tajima, J. Schreiber, C. P. J. Barty, M. Fujiwara, and P. G. Thirolf

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Eur. Phys. J. D 55, 279–285 (2009)

Prospect for extreme field science

Authors:  T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1, A.2 fp 1, B.1 fp 1

Magazine: Eur. Phys. J. D 55, 519–529 (2009)

Relativistic tennis using flying mirror

Authors:  A. S. Pirozhkov, M. Kando, T. Zh. Esirkepov, J. Ma, Y. Fukuda et al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: AIP Conf. Proc. 1024, 37-51 (2008)

High-contrast, high-intensity laser pulse generation using a nonlinear preamplifier in a Ti:sapphire laser system

Authors:  H. Kiriyama, M. Mori, Y. Nakai, T. Shimomura, M. Tanoue, A. Akutsu, S. Kondo, S. Kanazawa, H. Okada, T. Motomura, H. Daido, T. Kimura, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Optics Letters 33 (7), 645-647 (2008)

Opportunities for TeV laser acceleration

Authors:  M. Kando, H. Kiriyama, J. K. Koga, S. Bulanov, A. W. Chao, T. Esirkepov, R. Hajima, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: AIP Conf. Proc. 1024, 197-207 (2008)

Sub-MeV tunably polarized X-ray production with laser Thomson backscattering

Authors:  K. Kawase, M. Kando, T. Hayakawa, I. Daito, S. Kondo, et al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Rev. Sci. Instrum. 79 (5), 053302-1 - 053302-8 (2008)

Electron acceleration based on an elongated plasma channel

Authors:  L.-M. Chen, K. Nakajima, W. Hong, T. Kameshima, J. F. Hua, H. Kotaki, K. Sugiyama, X. L. Wen, Y. C. Wu, C. M. Tang, Y. Q. Gu, H. S. Peng, S. Kurokawa, J. Koga, and S. Bulanov

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 36 (4), 1734 - 1737 (2008)

Radiotherapy using a laser proton accelerator

Authors:  M. Murakami, Y. Hishikawa, S. Miyajima, Y. Okazaki, K. L. Sutherland, M. Abe, S. V. Bulanov, H. Daido, T. Z. Esirkepov, J. Koga, M. Yamagiwa, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: AIP Conf. Proc. 1024, 275-300 (2008)

0.56 GeV laser electron acceleration in ablative-capillary-discharge plasma channell

Authors:  T. Kameshima, W. Hong, K. Sugiyama, X. Wen, Y. Wu, C. Tang, Q. Zhu, Y. Gu, B. Zhang, H. Peng, S. Kurokawa, L. Chen, T. Tajima, T. Kumita, and K. Nakajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Appl. Phys. Express 1, 066001-1 - 066001-3 (2008)

Notes on laser acceleration

Authors:  T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: AIP Conf. Proc. 1024, 52-60 (2008)

Soft x-ray source for nanostructure imaging using femtosecond-laser-irradiated clusters

Authors:  Y. Fukuda, A. Y. Faenov, T. Pikuz, M. Kando, H. Kotaki, et. al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Appl. Phys. Lett. 92 (12), 121110-1 - 121110-3 (2008)

Study of x-ray emission enhancement via a high-contrast femtosecond laser interacting with a solid foil

Authors:  L. M. Chen, M. Kando, M. H. Xu, Y. T. Li, J. Koga, M. Chen, H. Xu, X. H. Yuan, Q. L. Dong, Z. M. Sheng, S. V. Bulanov, Y. Kato, J. Zhang, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 100 (4), 045004-1 - 045004-4 (2008)

Laser ion acceleration via control of the near-critical density target

Authors:  A. Yogo, et. al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Rev. E 77 (1), 016401-1 - 016401-6 (2008)

Frequency multiplication of light back-reflected from a relativistic wake wave

Authors:  A. S. Pirozhkov, J. Ma, M. Kando, T. Z. Esirkepov, Y. Fukuda, L.-M. Chen, I. Daito, K. Ogura, T. Homma, Y. Hayashi, H. Kotaki, A. Sagisaka, M. Mori, J. K. Koga, T. Kawachi, H. Daido, S. V. Bulanov, T. Kimura, Y. Kato, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Plasmas 14 (12), 123106-1 - 123106-22 (2007)

Demonstration of laser-frequency upshift by electron-density modulations in a plasma wakefield

Authors:  M. Kando, Y. Fukuda, A. S. Pirozhkov, J. Ma, I. Daito, L. M. Chen, T. Z. Esirkepov, K. Ogura, T. Homma, Y. Hayashi, H. Kotaki, A. Sagisaka, M. Mori, J. K. Koga, H. Daido, S. V. Bulanov, T. Kimura, Y. Kato, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (13), 135001-1 - 135001-4 (2007)

High-quality laser-produced proton beam realized by the application of a synchronous RF electric field

Authors:  S. Nakamura, et. al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 46 (29), 717-720 (2007)

On the production of flat electron bunches for laser wake field acceleration

Authors:  M. Kando, Y. Fukuda, H. Kotaki, J. Koga, S. V. Bulanov, T. Tajima, A. Chao, R. Pitthan, K. -P. Schuler, A. G. Zhidkov, and K. Nemoto

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics 105 (5), 916-926 (2007)

Elongation of plasma channel for electron acceleration

Authors:  L. Chen, K. Nakajima, W. Hong, J. Hua, T. Kameshima, H. Kotaki, K. Sugiyama, X. Wen, Y. Wu, C. Tang, Y. Gu, H. Peng, S. Kurokawa, J. Koga, S. V. Bulanov, and T. Tajima

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Chinese Optics Letters 5 (S1), 133-135 (2007)

Phase-contrast x-ray imaging with intense Ar Kα radiation from femtosecond-laser-driven gas target

Authors:  L. M. Chen, M. Kando, J. Ma, H. Kotaki, Y. Fukuda, Y. Hayashi, I. Daito, T. Homma, K. Ogura, M. Mori, A. S. Pirozhkov, J. Koga, H. Daido, S. V. Bulanov, T. Kimura, T. Tajima, and Y. Kato

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Appl. Phys. Lett. 90 (21), 211501-1 - 211501-3 (2007)

Self-guiding of 100 TW femtosecond laser pulses in centimeter-scale underdense plasma

Authors:  L. M. Chen, et. al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Plasmas 14 (4), 1-4 (2007)

Experimental study on Ka X-ray emission from intense femtosecond laser-solid interactions

Authors:  M.-H. Xu, L.-M. Chen, Y.-T. Li, X.-H. Yuan, Y.-Q. Liu, K. Nakajima, T. Tajima, Z.-H. Wang, Z.-Y. Wei, W. Zhao, and J. Zhang

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Act. Phys. Sinica 56, 353-358 (2007)

Novel acceleration techniques for the physics of massive neutrinos

Authors:  F. Terranova, S. V. Bulanov, T. Esirkepov, H. Kiriyama, T. Tajima, J. L. Collier, P. Migliozzi, and F. Pegoraro

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: International Journal of Modern Physics B 21 (3-4), 351-360 (2007)

High quality laser-produced proton beam generation by phase rotation

Authors:  A. Noda, et. al.

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Int. J. Mod. Phys. B 21 (3-4), 319-330 (2007)

Generation of stable, low-divergence electron beams by laser-wakefield acceleration in a steady-state-flow gas cell

Authors:  J. Osterhoff, A. Popp, Z. Major, B. Marx, T. P. Rowlands-Rees, M. Fuchs, M. Geissler, R. Hörlein, B. Hidding, S. Becker, E. A. Peralta, U. Schramm, F. Grüner, D. Habs, F. Krausz, S. M. Hooker, and S. Karsch

Areas: A.3 fp 1, A.1 fp 1, A.2 fp 1

Magazine: Phys. Rev. Lett. 101 (8), 085002-1 - 085002-4 (2008)

Attosecond phase locking of harmonics emitted from laser-produced plasmas

Authors:  Y. Nomura, R. Hörlein, P. Tzallas, B. Dromey, S. Rykovanov, Z. Major1, J. Osterhoff1, S. Karsch1, L. Veisz, M. Zepf, D. Charalambidis, F. Krausz, and G. D. Tsakiris

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Nature Physics 5, 124 - 128 (2009)

Real-time observation of laser-driven electron acceleration

Authors:  A. Buck, M. Nicolai, K. Schmid, C. M. Sears, A. Sävert, J. M. Mikhailova, F. Krausz, M. C. Kaluza, and L. Veisz

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Nature Physics 7, 543–548 (2011)

4D attosecond imaging with free electrons: Diffraction methods and potential applications

Authors:  P. Baum, and A. H. Zewail

Areas: A.3 fp 1, C.2 fp 1

Magazine: Chem. Phys. 366 (1-3), 2-8 (2009)

Quantum model simulations of attosecond electron diffraction

Authors:  P. Baum, J. Manz, and A. Schild

Areas: A.3 fp 1, C.2 fp 1

Magazine: Science China 53 (6), 987-1004 (2010)

16 fs, 350 nJ pulses at 5 MHz repetition rate delivered by chirped pulse compression in fibers

Authors:  T. Ganz, V. Pervak, A. Apolonski, and P. Baum

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Optics Letters 36 (7), 1107-1109 (2011)

Complete characterization of laser wakefield acceleration

Authors:  L. Veisz, A. Buck, M. Nicolai, K. Schmid, C. M. S. Sears, A. Sävert, J. M. Mikhailova, F. Krausz, and M. C. Kaluza

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Proc. of SPIE 8079, 807906 (2011)

Ultra-high-contrast few-cycle pulses for multipetawatt-class laser technology

Authors:  J. M. Mikhailova, A. Buck, A. Borot, K. Schmid, C. Sears, G. D. Tsakiris, F. Krausz, and L. Veisz

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Optics Letters 36 (16), 3145-3147 (2011)

Diagnostics of electron beams and plasma wave in laser-plasma accelerators

Authors:  L. Veisz, A. Buck, M. Nicolai, K. Schmid, C. M. S. Sears, A. Sävert, J. M. Mikhailova, M. Kaluza, and F. Krausz

Areas: A.3 fp 1

Magazine: AIP Conf. Proc. 1507, 111-119 (2012)

Signatures of the Unruh effect via high-power, short-pulse lasers

Authors:  P.G. Thirolf, D. Habs, A. Henig, D. Jung, D. Kiefer, C. Lang, J. Schreiber, C. Maia, G. Schaller, R. Schützhold, and T. Tajima

Areas: B.1 fp 1, A.2 fp 1, A.3 fp 1

Magazine: Eur. Phys. Jour. D 55 (2), 379-389 (2009)