Kenneth Ledingham

Prof

  • United Kingdom

20012016
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Research Output 2001 2012

  • 48 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 2 Conference contribution book
2012

A mass spectrometric investigation of isomers of butane

Alic, T. Y., Kilic, H. S., Durmus, H., Dogan, M. & Ledingham, K. W. D., 30 Apr 2012, In : Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry . 26, 8, p. 893-905 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isomers
Wavelength
Lasers
Ions
Industrial chemicals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Characterisation of permanent magnetic quadrupoles for focussing proton beams

Melone, J., Ledingham, K., McCanny, T., Burriss-Mog, T., Schramm, U., Grötzschel, R., Akhmadaliev, S., Hanf, D., Spohr, K. M., Bussmann, M., Cowan, T., Wiggins, M. & Mitchell, M., 1 Jun 2012, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 676, p. 126-134 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proton beams
proton beams
Particle accelerators
accelerators
quadrupoles
2010
128 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-driven particle and photon beams and some applications

Ledingham, K. & Galster, W., 30 Apr 2010, In : New Journal of Physics. 12, April, 66 p., 045005 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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photon beams
particle beams
lasers
accelerators
high power lasers
2008
43 Citations (Scopus)

Spectral shaping of laser generated proton beams

Pfotenhauer, S. M., Jäckel, O., Sachtleben, A., Polz, J., Ziegler, W., Schlenvoigt, H. P., Amthor, K. U., Kaluza, M. C., Ledingham, K. W. D., Sauerbrey, R., Gibbon, P., Robinson, A. P. L. & Schwoerer, H., 27 Mar 2008, In : New Journal of Physics. 10, 14 p., 033034.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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proton beams
scaling laws
lasers
ion beams
protons
13 Citations (Scopus)

Study of photo-proton reactions driven by bremsstrahlung radiation of high-intensity laser generated electrons

Spohr, K. M., Shaw, M., Galster, W., Ledingham, K. W. D., Robson, L., Yang, J. M., McKenna, P., McCanny, T., Melone, J. J., Amthor, K-U., Ewald, F., Liesfeld, B., Schwoerer, H. & Sauerbrey, R., 22 Apr 2008, In : New Journal of Physics. 10, 25 p., 043037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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bremsstrahlung
high power lasers
activation analysis
protons
gas lasers
2007
60 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-driven proton oncology: A unique new cancer therapy?

Ledingham, K. W. D., Galster, W. & Sauerbrey, R., 1 Nov 2007, In : British Journal of Radiology. 80, 959, p. 855-858 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Protons
Lasers
Technology
Physics
Neoplasms
78 Citations (Scopus)

Lateral electron transport in high-intensity laser-irradiated foils diagnosed by ion emission

McKenna, P., Carroll, D. C., Clarke, R. J., Evans, R. G., Ledingham, K. W. D., Lindau, F., Lundh, O., McCanny, T., Neely, D., Robinson, A. P. L., Robson, L., Simpson, P. T., Wahlstrom, C. -G. & Zepf, M., 6 Apr 2007, In : Physical Review Letters. 98, 14, p. 145001 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ion emission
high power lasers
foils
electric fields
lasers
30 Citations (Scopus)

Low-and medium-mass ion acceleration driven by petawatt laser plasma interactions

McKenna, P., Lindau, F., Lundh, O., Carroll, D. C., Clarke, R. J. & Ledingham, K. W. D., 15 Nov 2007, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 49, 12B, p. B223-B231

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasma interactions
laser plasma interactions
Lasers
Ions
ions
304 Citations (Scopus)

Scaling of proton acceleration driven by petawatt-laser-plasma interactions

Robson, L., Simpson, P. T., Clarke, R. J., Ledingham, K. W. D., Lindau, F., Lundh, O., McCanny, T., Mora, P., Neely, D., Wahlström, C. G., Zepf, M. & McKenna, P., 2007, In : Nature Physics. 3, p. 58-62 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

laser plasma interactions
scaling
protons
medicine
proton energy
2006
4 Citations (Scopus)

A vision for laser induced particle acceleration and applications

Ledingham, K. W. D., 1 Jul 2006, In : Hyperfine Interactions. 171, 1-3, p. 69-81 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heavy Ions
particle acceleration
high power lasers
Protons
heavy ions
10 Citations (Scopus)

Desktop accelerators - Going up?

Ledingham, K., 1 Jan 2006, In : Nature Physics. 2, 1, p. 11-12 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

particle accelerators
proton energy
accelerators
cancer
lasers
9 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of short lived radioisotopes as a fast diagnostic for intense laser-solid interactions

Clarke, R. J., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., Robson, L., McCanny, T., Neely, D., Lundh, O., Lindau, F., Wahlstrom, C. -G., Simpson, P. T. & Zepf, M., 2 Oct 2006, In : Applied Physics Letters. 89, 14, p. 141117 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

detectors
neutron beams
photon beams
proton beams
half life
4 Citations (Scopus)

High-power laser production of PET isotopes

Robson, L., McKenna, P., McCanny, T., Ledingham, K. W. D., Gillies, J. M. & Zweit, J., 22 May 2006, Lasers and Nuclei: Applications of Ultrahigh Intensity Lasers in Nuclear Science. Schwoerer, H., Beleites, B. & Magill, J. (eds.). Berlin: Springer, p. 191-203 13 p. (Lecture Notes in Physics; vol. 694).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

high power lasers
positrons
isotopes
tomography
proton beams
5 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-driven ion acceleration and nuclear activation

McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. & Robson, L., 5 Oct 2006, Lasers and Nuclei: Applications of Ultrahigh Intensity Lasers in Nuclear Science. Schwoerer, H., Beleites, B. & Magill, J. (eds.). Berlin: Springer, Vol. 694. p. 91-107 17 p. (Lecture Notes in Physics; vol. 694).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

laser plasma interactions
activation
protons
lasers
ions
615 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-plasma acceleration of quasi-monoenergetic protons from microsctructured targets

Schwoerer, H., Pfotenhauer, S., Jäckel, O., Amthor, K. U., Liesfeld, B., Ziegler, W., Sauerbrey, R., Ledingham, K. W. D. & Esirkepov, T., 26 Jan 2006, In : Nature. 439, 7075, p. 445-448 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

plasma acceleration
laser plasmas
protons
lasers
plasma accelerators
7 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular hydrogen ion elimination from alkyl iodides under strong laser beam irradiation

Kosmidis, C., Kaziannis, S., Siozos, P., Lyras, A., Robson, L., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P. & Jaroszynski, D. A., 1 Jan 2006, In : International Journal of Mass Spectrometry . 248, 1-2, p. 1-8 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iodides
hydrogen ions
molecular ions
iodides
Laser beams
37 Citations (Scopus)

Radiological characterisation of photon radiation from ultra-high-intensity laser-plasma and nuclear interactions

Clarke, R. J., Neely, D., Edwards, R. D., Wright, P. N. M., Ledingham, K. W. D., Heathcote, R., McKenna, P., Danson, C. N., Brummitt, P. A., Collier, J. L., Hatton, P. E., Hawkes, S. J., Hernandez-Gomez, C., Holligan, P., Hutchinson, M. H. R., Kidd, A. K., Lester, W. J., Neville, D. R., Norreys, P. A., Pepler, D. A. & 3 othersWinstone, T. B., Wyatt, R. W. W. & Wyborn, B. E., 1 Sep 2006, In : Journal of Radiological protection. 26, 3, p. 277-286 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photons
Lasers
laser
Radiation
plasma
1 Citation (Scopus)

The quest for laser induced isomer production

Spohr, K. M., Chapman, R., Hanvey, S., Ledingham, K., McCanny, T., McKenna, P., Robson, L. & Shaw, M., 10 Nov 2006, In : Journal of Modern Optics. 53, 16-17, p. 2633-2640 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma ray lasers
isomers
nuclear research
high temperature plasmas
electron plasma
2005

Broad energy spectrum of Laser-accelerated protons for spallation-related physics

McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. W. D., Shimizu, S., Yang, J. M., Robson, L., McCanny, T., Galy, J., Magill, J., Clarke, R. J., Neely, D., Norreys, P. A., Singhal, R. P., Krushelnick, K. & Wei, M. S., Mar 2005, In : Physical Review Letters. 94, 8, p. 084801-1 84800 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

spallation
energy spectra
physics
protons
lasers

Detailed studies of the transverse beam characteristics of laser produced ion beams

Brambrink, E., Audebert, P., Blazevic, A., Clarke, R., Cobble, J., Cowan, T. E., Fernandez, J., Fuchs, J., Geißel, M., Hegelich, M., Karsch, S., McKenna, P., Ledingham, K., Roth, M., Ruhl, H., Schlegel, T. & Schreiber, J., 1 Dec 2005, 32nd EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2005, EPS 2005, Held with the 8th International Workshop on Fast Ignition of Fusion Targets - Europhysics Conference Abstracts. Mulhouse, France, Vol. 29C. 4 p.

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

Open Access
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ion beams
laser beams
proton energy
proton beams
sheaths
16 Citations (Scopus)

Interaction mechanism of some alkyl iodides with femtosecond laser pulses

Kosmidis, C., Siozos, P., Kaziannis, S., Robson, L., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P. & Jaroszynski, D. A., 24 Feb 2005, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 109, 7, p. 1279-1285 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iodides
Ultrashort pulses
iodides
Ionization
ionization
1 Citation (Scopus)

Laser accelerated, high quality ion beams

Roth, M., Blazevic, A., Brambrink, E., Geissel, M., Cowan, T. E., Fuchs, J., Kemp, A., Ruhl, H., Audebert, P., Cobble, J., Fernandez, J., Hegelich, M., Letzring, S., Ledingham, K., McKenna, P., Clarke, R., Neely, D., Karsch, S., Habs, D. & Schreiber, J., 2005, In : Hyperfine Interactions. 162, 1-4, p. 45-53 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ion beams
Protons
ion beams
Heavy Ions
Beam quality
58 Citations (Scopus)

Laser accelerated ions and electron transport in ultra-intense laser matter interaction

Roth, M., Brambrink, E., Audebert, P., Blazevic, A., Clarke, R., Cobble, J., Cowan, T. E., Fernandez, J., Fuchs, J., Geissel, M., Habs, D., Hegelich, M., Karsch, S., Ledingham, K., Neely, D., Ruhl, H., Schlegel, T. & Schreiber, J., 1 Mar 2005, In : Laser and Particle Beams. 23, 1, p. 95-100 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beam plasma interactions
Ion beams
Lasers
Ions
ion beams
24 Citations (Scopus)

Laser accelerated ions in ICF research prospects and experiments

Roth, M., Brambrink, E., Audebert, P., Basko, M., Blazevic, A., Clarke, R., Cobble, J., Cowan, T. E., Fernandez, J., Fuchs, J., Hegelich, M., Ledingham, K., Logan, L. G., Neely, D., Ruhl, H. & Schollmeier, M., 1 Dec 2005, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 47, 12B, p. B841-B850 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inertial confinement fusion
inertial confinement fusion
Ion beams
Lasers
ion beams
11 Citations (Scopus)

Laser induced nuclear physics and applications

Ledingham, K., 18 Apr 2005, In : Nuclear Physics A. 752, p. 633-644 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nuclear physics
transmutation
lasers
neutrons
rays
15 Citations (Scopus)

Volumetric intensity dependence on the formation of molecular and atomic ions within a high intensity laser focus

Robson, L., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., McCanny, T., Shimizu, S., Yang, J. M., Wahlström, C-G., Lopez-Martens, R., Varju, K., Johnsson, P. & Mauritsson, J., Jan 2005, In : Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry. 16, 1, p. 82-89 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionization
Lasers
Ions
Laser beams
Benzene
2004
67 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of 7Li(p, n) 7Be neutron yields from laser produced ion beams for fast neutron radiography

Lancaster, K. L., Karsch, S., Habara, H., Beg, F. N., Clark, E. L., Freeman, R., Key, M. H., King, J. A., Kodama, R., Krushelnick, K., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., Murphy, C. D., Norreys, P. A., Stephens, R., Stöeckl, C., Toyama, Y., Wei, M. S. & Zepf, M., 1 Jul 2004, In : Physics of Plasmas. 11, 7, p. 3404-3408 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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neutron radiography
fast neutrons
ion beams
laser beams
neutrons
96 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of proton and heavier ion acceleration in ultrahigh-intensity laser interactions with heated target foils

McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. W. D., Yang, J. M., Robson, L., McCanny, T., Shimizu, S., Clarke, R. J., Neely, D., Spohr, K., Chapman, R., Singhal, R. P., Krushelnick, K., Wei, M. S. & Norreys, P. A., 1 Sep 2004, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 70, 3, 6 p., 036405.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Laser-plasma Interaction
laser plasma interactions
foils
heavy ions
Laser
28 Citations (Scopus)

High-intensity-laser-driven Z pinches

Beg, F. N., Clark, E. L., Wei, M. S., Dangor, A. E., Evans, R. G., Gopal, A., Lancaster, K. L., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., Norreys, P. A., Tatarakis, M., Zepf, M. & Krushelnick, K., Mar 2004, In : Physical Review Letters. 92, 9, p. 095001-1 95000 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

high power lasers
wire
optical transition
escape
field emission
101 Citations (Scopus)

High power laser production of short-lived isotopes for positron emission tomography

Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., McCanny, T., Shimizu, S., Yang, J. M., Robson, L., Zweit, J., Gillies, J. M., Bailey, J., Chimon, G. N., Clarke, R. J., Neely, D., Norreys, P. A., Collier, J. L., Singhal, R. P., Wei, M. S., Mangles, S. P. D., Nilson, P., Krushelnick, K. & Zepf, M., 21 Aug 2004, In : Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 37, 16, p. 2341-2345 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Positron emission tomography
High power lasers
Isotopes
high power lasers
positrons
47 Citations (Scopus)

Neutron production by fast protons from ultraintense laser-plasma interactions

Yang, J. M., McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. W. D., McCanny, T., Robson, L., Shimizu, S., Singhal, R. P., Wei, M. S., Krushelnick, K., Clarke, R. J., Neely, D. & Norreys, P. A., 1 Dec 2004, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 96, 11, p. 6912-6918 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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laser plasma interactions
neutrons
energy spectra
protons
proton energy
20 Citations (Scopus)

Nuclear reactions in copper induced by protons from a petawatt laser-foil interaction

Yang, J. M., McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. W. D., McCanny, T., Shimizu, S., Robson, L., Clarke, R. J., Neely, D., Norreys, P. A., Wei, M. S., Krushelnick, K., Nilson, P., Mangles, S. P. D. & Singhal, R. P., 2 Feb 2004, In : Applied Physics Letters. 84, 5, p. 675-677 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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proton beams
nuclear reactions
foils
copper
protons
48 Citations (Scopus)

Observations of the filamentation of high-intensity laser-produced electron beams

Wei, M. S., Beg, F. N., Clark, E. L., Dangor, A. E., Evans, R. G., Gopal, A., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., Norreys, P. A., Tatarakis, M., Zepf, M. & Krushelnick, K., 1 Nov 2004, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 70, 5, 6 p., 056412.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Filamentation
Electron Beam
Weibel instability
high power lasers
laser beams
9 Citations (Scopus)

Return current and proton emission from short pulse laser interactions with wire targets

Beg, F. N., Wei, M. S., Clark, E. L., Dangor, A. E., Evans, R. G., Gibbon, P., Gopal, A., Lancaster, K. L., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., Norreys, P. A., Tatarakis, M., Zepf, M. & Krushelnick, K., 1 May 2004, In : Physics of Plasmas. 11, 5 PART 2, p. 2806-2813 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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wire
protons
pulses
lasers
plasma interaction experiment
14 Citations (Scopus)

Target charging effects on proton acceleration during high-intensity short-pulse laser-solid interactions

Beg, F. N., Wei, M. S., Dangor, A. E., Gopal, A., Tatarakis, M., Krushelnick, K., Gibbon, P., Clark, E. L., Evans, R. G., Lancaster, K. L., Norreys, P. A., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P. & Zepf, M., 12 Apr 2004, In : Applied Physics Letters. 84, 15, p. 2766-2768 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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high acceleration
charging
protons
pulses
lasers
2003
297 Citations (Scopus)

Applications for nuclear phenomena generated by ultra-intense lasers

Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P. & Singhal, R. P., 16 Mar 2003, In : Science. 300, 5622, p. 1107-1111 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lasers
inventions
power plants
heavy ions
ions
63 Citations (Scopus)

Demonstration of fusion-evaporation and direct-interaction nuclear reactions using high-intensity laser-plasma-accelerated ion beams

McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. W. D., McCanny, T., Singhal, R. P., Spencer, I., Santala, M. I. K., Beg, F. N., Krushelnick, K., Tatarakis, M., Wei, M. S., Clark, E. L., Clarke, R. J., Lancaster, K. L., Norreys, P. A., Spohr, K., Chapman, R. & Zepf, M., Aug 2003, In : Physical Review Letters. 91, 7, p. 075006-1 75005 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

laser plasmas
nuclear reactions
high power lasers
fusion
ion beams
22 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of target heating on ion-induced reactions in high-intensity laser-plasma interaction

McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. W. D., McCanny, T., Singhal, R. P., Spencer, I., Clark, E. L., Beg, F. N., Krushelnick, K., Wei, M. S., Galy, J., Magill, J., Clarke, R. J., Lancaster, K. L., Norreys, P. A., Spohr, K. & Chapman, R., 6 Oct 2003, In : Applied Physics Letters. 83, 14, p. 2763-2765 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

laser plasma interactions
high power lasers
heating
foils
catchers
88 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental study of proton emission from 60-fs, 200-mJ high-repetition-rate tabletop-laser pulses interacting with solid targets

Spencer, I., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., McCanny, T., Singhal, R. P., Foster, P. S., Neely, D., Langley, A. J., Divall, E. J., Hooker, C. J., Clarke, R. J., Norreys, P. A., Clark, E. L., Krushelnick, K. & Davies, J. R., 1 Apr 2003, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 67, 4, p. 464021-464025 5 p., 046402.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Tabletop
Experimental Study
repetition
Laser
Target
12 Citations (Scopus)

Femtosecond ionization and dissociation of laser desorbed nitro-PAHs

Tasker, A. D., Robson, L., Ledingham, K. W. D., McCanny, T., McKenna, P., Kosmidis, C. & Jaroszynski, D. A., 1 Feb 2003, In : International Journal of Mass Spectrometry . 225, 1, p. 53-70 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
mass spectra
Ionization
dissociation
74 Citations (Scopus)

Laser-driven photo-transmutation of 129I - a long-lived nuclear waste product

Ledingham, K. W. D., Magill, J., McKenna, P., Yang, J., Galy, J., Schenkel, R., Rebizant, J., McCanny, T., Shimizu, S., Robson, L., Singhal, R. P., Wei, M. S., Mangles, S. P. D., Nilson, P., Krushelnick, K., Clarke, R. J. & Norreys, P. A., 21 Sep 2003, In : Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 36, 18, p. L79-L82

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radioactive Waste
transmutation
radioactive wastes
Radioactive wastes
half life

Particle acceleration using the Vulcan Petawatt laser

Neely, D., Krushelnick, K., Mangles, S., Clarke, R., Collier, J., Dangor, A. E., Danson, C. N., Edwards, R. D., Fritzler, S., Gopal, A., Hatten, P., Heathcote, R., Hernandez-Gomez, C., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., Najmudin, Z., Walton, B. & Wei, M., 1 Jun 2003, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2003. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America, 1 p. (OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series).

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

particle acceleration
gas jets
lasers
indication
electrons
101 Citations (Scopus)

Propagation instabilities of high-intensity laser-produced electron beams

Tatarakis, M., Beg, F. N., Clark, E. L., Dangor, A. E., Edwards, R. D., Evans, R. G., Goldsack, T. J., Ledingham, K. W. D., Norreys, P. A., Sinclair, M. A., Wei, M. S., Zepf, M. & Krushelnick, K., Apr 2003, In : Physical Review Letters. 90, 17, p. 175001-1 175000 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

high power lasers
laser beams
electron beams
propagation
inertial confinement fusion
178 Citations (Scopus)

Proton beams generated with high-intensity lasers: applications to medical isotope production

Fritzler, S., Malka, V., Grillon, G., Rousseau, J. P., Burgy, F., Lefebvre, E., D'Humières, E., McKenna, P. & Ledingham, K. W. D., 13 Oct 2003, In : Applied Physics Letters. 83, 15, p. 3039-3041 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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laser applications
proton beams
high power lasers
isotopes
foils
2002
2 Citations (Scopus)

3-D GaAs radiation detectors

Meikle, AR., Bates, RL., Ledingham, K., Marsh, JH., Mathieson, K., O'Shea, V. & Smith, KM., 21 Jan 2002, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 477, 1-3, p. 198-203 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiation detectors
radiation detectors
Electrodes
electrodes
Detectors
23 Citations (Scopus)

A high mass resolution study of the interaction of aromatic and nitro-aromatic molecules with intense laser fields

Tasker, A. D., Robson, L., Ledingham, K. W. D., McCanny, T., Hankin, S. M., McKenna, P., Kosmidis, C. & Jaroszynski, D. A., 25 Apr 2002, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 106, 16, p. 4005-4013 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ions
molecular ions
Molecules
toluene
Lasers
28 Citations (Scopus)

A nearly real-time high temperature laser-plasma diagnostic using photonuclear reactions in tantalum

Spencer, I., Ledingham, K. W. D., Singhal, R. P., McCanny, T., McKenna, P., Clark, E. L., Krushelnick, K., Zepf, M., Beg, F. N., Tatarakis, M., Dangor, A. E., Edwards, R. D., Sinclair, M. A., Norreys, P. A., Clarke, R. J. & Allott, R. M., 30 Nov 2002, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 73, 11, p. 3801-3805 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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photonuclear reactions
Plasma diagnostics
plasma diagnostics
Tantalum
high temperature plasmas
39 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of multiterawatt laser-solid interactions for proton acceleration

McKenna, P., Ledingham, K. W. D., Spencer, I., McCany, T., Singhal, R. P., Ziener, C., Foster, P. S., Divall, E. J., Hooker, C. J., Neely, D., Langley, A. J., Clarke, R. J., Norreys, P. A., Krushelnick, K. & Clark, E. L., 31 Dec 2002, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 73, 12, p. 4176-4184 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Solid state lasers
Ionization
Protons
time of flight spectrometers
ionization
35 Citations (Scopus)

Femtosecond laser time-of-flight mass spectrometry of labile molecular analytes: laser-desorbed nitro-aromatic molecules

Hankin, S. M., Tasker, A. D., Robson, L., Ledingham, K. W. D., Fang, X., McKenna, P., McCanny, T. & Singhal, R. P., 30 Jan 2002, In : Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 16, 2, p. 111-116 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrashort pulses
Ionization
Mass spectrometry
Molecules
Lasers
24 Citations (Scopus)

Ionisation and fragmentation dynamics of laser desorbed polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons using femtosecond and nanosecond post-ionisation

Robson, L., Tasker, A. D., Ledingham, K. W. D., McKenna, P., McCanny, T., Kosmidis, C., Tzallas, P., Jaroszynski, D. A. & Jones, D. R., 15 Sep 2002, In : International Journal of Mass Spectrometry . 220, 1, p. 69-85 16 p.

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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Ionization
fragmentation