Tunable laser-driven electron acceleration via shock front injection

Alexander Buck, Johannes Wenz, Karl Schmid, Julia Mikhailova, Jiancai Xu, Konstantin Khrennikov, Matthias Heigoldt, Ferenc Krausz, Stefan Karsch, Laszlo Veisz

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Stable, relativistic electron beams with up to 100 pC peak charge have been accelerated via injection into wakefields at a sharp density transition. The energy of the accelerator was tunable between 10 and 150 MeV. FIO/ LS Technical Digest

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011
StatePublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2011Oct 20 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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