Cascaded plasma mirrors for enhanced relativistic harmonic generation

M. R. Edwards, N. M. Fasano, E. Lepowsky, A. Giakas, T. Bennett, J. M. Mikhailova

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Relativistic harmonic generation is a waveform-dependent process that can be enhanced by multi-color driving pulses. We experimentally demonstrate higher-efficiency harmonics from a plasma mirror cascade, where an initial plasma mirror produces the multi-color beam.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2020
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580767
StatePublished - 2020
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2020 - Washington, United States
Duration: May 10 2020May 15 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F182-CLEO-QELS 2020
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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