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2016

Angularly resolved characterization of ion beams from laser-ultrathin foil interactions

Scullion, C., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Ahmed, H., Alejo, A., Ettlinger, O. C., Gray, R. J., Green, J., Hicks, G. S., Jung, D., Naughton, K., Padda, H., Poder, K., Scott, G. G., Symes, D. R., Kar, S., McKenna, P., Najmudin, Z., Neely, D., Zepf, M. & 1 others, Borghesi, M., 30 Sep 2016, In : Journal of Instrumentation. 11, C09020.

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Beamed neutron emission driven by laser accelerated light ions

Kar, S., Green, A., Ahmed, H., Alejo, A., Robinson, A. P. L., Cerchez, M., Clarke, R., Doria, D., Dorkings, S., Fernandez, J., Mirfayzi, S. R., Mckenna, P., Naughton, K., Neely, D., Norreys, P., Peth, C., Powell, H., Ruiz, J. A., Swain, J., Willi, O. & 1 others, Borghesi, M., 29 Apr 2016, In : New Journal of Physics. 18, 10 p.

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Buffered high charge spectrally-peaked proton beams in the relativistic-transparency regime

Dover, N. P., Palmer, C. A. J., Streeter, M. J. V., Ahmed, H., Albertazzi, B., Borghesi, M., Carroll, D. C., Fuchs, J., Heathcote, R., Hilz, P., Kakolee, K. F., Kar, S., Kodama, R., Kon, A., MacLellan, D. A., McKenna, P., Nagel, S. R., Neely, D., Notley, M. M., Nakatsutsumi, M. & 6 others, Prasad, R., Scott, G., Tampo, M., Zepf, M., Schreiber, J. & Najmudin, Z., 18 Jan 2016, In : New Journal of Physics. 18, 8 p., 013038.

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Detector for imaging and dosimetry of laser-driven epithermal neutrons by alpha conversion

Mirfayzi, S. R., Alejo, A., Ahmed, H., Wilson, L. A., Ansell, S., Armstrong, C., Butler, N. M. H., Clarke, R. J., Higginson, A., Notley, M., Raspino, D., Rusby, D. R., Borghesi, M., Rhodes, N. J., McKenna, P., Neely, D., Brenner, C. M. & Kar, S., 12 Jul 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Instrumentation. 8 p.

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Ellipsoidal plasma mirror focusing of high power laser pulses to ultra-high intensities

Wilson, R., King, M., Gray, R. J., Carroll, D. C., Dance, R. J., Armstrong, C., Hawkes, S. J., Clarke, R. J., Robertson, D. J., Neely, D. & Mckenna, P., 7 Mar 2016, In : Physics of Plasmas. 23, 3, 8 p., 033106.

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Energy exchange via multi-species streaming in laser-driven ion acceleration

King, M., Gray, R. J., Powell, H. W., Capdessus, R. & McKenna, P., 9 Aug 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 8 p.

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Evaluating laser-driven Bremsstrahlung radiation sources for imaging and analysis of nuclear waste packages

Jones, C. P., Brenner, C. M., Stitt, C. A., Armstrong, C., Rusby, D. R., Mirfayzi, S. R., Wilson, L. A., Alejo, A., Ahmed, H., Allott, R., Butler, N. M. H., Clarke, R. J., Haddock, D., Hernandez-Gomez, C., Higginson, A., Murphy, C., Notley, M., Paraskevoulakos, C., Jowsey, J., McKenna, P. & 3 others, Neely, D., Kar, S. & Scott, T. B., 26 Jul 2016, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 8 p.

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Evidence of high-n hollow ion emission from Si ions pumped by ultraintense x-rays from relativistic laser plasma

Colgan, J., Faenov, A. Y., Pikuz, S. A., Tubman, E., Butler, N. M. H., Abdallah Jr, J., Dance, R. J. (ed.), Pikuz, T. A., Skobelev, I. Y., Alkhimova, M. A., Booth, N., Green, J., Gregory, C., Andreev, A., Lotzsch, R., Uschmann, I., Zhidkov, A., Kodama, R., McKenna, P. (ed.) & Woolsey, N., 25 May 2016, In : EPL: A Letters Journal Exploring the Frontiers of Physics. 114, 3, 6 p., 35001.

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High resolution Thomson Parabola Spectrometer for full spectral capture of multi-species ion beams

Alejo, A., Kar, S., Tebartz, A., Ahmed, H., Astbury, S., Carroll, D. C., Ding, J., Doria, D., Higginson, A., McKenna, P., Neumann, N., Scott, G. G., Wagner, F., Roth, M. & Borghesi, M., 17 Aug 2016, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 87, 8, 6 p., 083304.

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Influence of laser polarization on collective electron dynamics in ultraintense laser-foil interactions

Gonzalez-Izquierdo, B., Gray, R. J., King, M., Wilson, R., Dance, R. J., Powell, H., MacLellan, D. A., McCreadie, J., Butler, N. M. H., Hawkes, S., Green, J. S., Murphy, C. D., Stockhausen, L. C., Carroll, D. C., Booth, N., Scott, G. G., Borghesi, M., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 27 Sep 2016, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 4, 7 p., e33.

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Intra-pulse transition between ion acceleration mechanisms in intense laser-foil interactions

Padda, H., King, M., Gray, R. J., Powell, H. W., Izquierdo, B., Stockhausen, L. C., Wilson, R., Carroll, D. C., Dance, R. J., MacLellan, D. A., Yuan, X. H., Butler, N. M. H., Capdessus, R., Borghesi, M., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 27 Jun 2016, In : Physics of Plasmas. 23, 6, 6 p., 063116.

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Ion acceleration and plasma jet formation in ultra-thin foils undergoing expansion and relativistic transparency

King, M., Gray, R. J., Powell, H. W., Maclellan, D. A., Izquierdo, B., Stockhausen, L. C., Hicks, G. S., Dover, N. P., Rusby, D. R., Carroll, D. C., Padda, H., Torres, R., Kar, S., Clarke, R. J., Musgrave, I. O., Najmudin, Z., Borghesi, M., Neely, D. & Mckenna, P., 1 Sep 2016, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 829, p. 163-166 4 p.

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Laser driven nuclear physics at ELI–NP

Negoita, F., Roth, M., Thirolf, P. G., Tudisco, S., Hannachi, F., Moustaizis, S., Pomerantz, I., McKenna, P., Fuchs, J., Sphor, K., Acbas, G., Anzalone, A., Audebert, P., Balascuta, S., Cappuzzello, F., Cernaianu, M. O., Chen, S., Dancus, I., Freeman, R., Geissel, H. & 36 others, Genuche, P., Gizzi, L. A., Gobet, F., Gosselin, G., Gugiu, M., Higginson, D. P., D’humières, E., Ivan, C., Jaroszynski, D., Kar, S., Lamia, L., Leca, V., Neagu, L., Lanzalone, G., Méot, V., Mirfayzi, S. R., Mitu, I. O., Morel, P., Murphy, C., Petcu, C., Petrascu, H., Petrone, C., Raczka, P., Risca, M., Rotaru, F., Santos, J. J., Schumacher, D., Stutman, D., Tarisien, M., Tataru, M., Tatulea, B., Turcu, I. C. E., Versteegen, M., Ursescu, D., Gales, S. & Zamfir, N. V., 17 May 2016, In : Romanian Reports in Physics. 68, Supplement, p. S37-S144 108 p.

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Manipulation of the spatial distribution of laser-accelerated proton beams by varying the laser intensity distribution

Aurand, B., Senje, L., Svensson, K., Hansson, M., Higginson, A., Gonoskov, A., Marklund, M., Persson, A., Lundh, O., Neely, D., McKenna, P. & Wahlström, C-G., 18 Feb 2016, In : Physics of Plasmas. 23, 2, 8 p., 023113.

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Numerical study of neutron beam divergence in a beam-fusion scenario employing laser driven ions

Alejo, A., Green, A., Ahmed, H., Robinson, A. P. L., Cerchez, M., Clarke, R., Doria, D., Dorkings, S., Fernandez, J., McKenna, P., Mirfayzi, S. R., Naughton, K., Neely, D., Norreys, P., Peth, C., Powell, H., Ruiz, J. A., Swain, J., Willi, O., Borghesi, M. & 1 others, Kar, S., 1 Sep 2016, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 829, p. 176-180 5 p.

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Optically controlled dense current structures driven by relativistic plasma aperture-induced diffraction

Gonzalez-Izquierdo, B., Gray, R. J., King, M., Dance, R. J., Wilson, R., McCreadie, J., Butler, N. M. H., Capdessus, R., Hawkes, S., Green, J. S., Borghesi, M., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 11 Jan 2016, In : Nature Physics. 12, p. 505-512 8 p.

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Plasma scale-length effects on electron energy spectra in high-irradiance laser plasmas

Culfa, O., Tallents, G. J., Rossall, A. K., Wagenaars, E., Ridgers, C. P., Murphy, C. D., Dance, R. J., Gray, R. J., McKenna, P., Brown, C. D. R., James, S. F., Hoarty, D. J., Booth, N., Robinson, A. P. L., Lancaster, K. L., Pikuz, S. A., Faenov, A. Y., Kampfer, T., Schulze, K. S., Uschmann, I. & 1 others, Woolsey, N. C., 6 Apr 2016, In : Physical Review E. 93, 4, 10 p., 043201.

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Pulsed X-ray imaging of high-density objects using a ten picosecond high-intensity laser driver

Rusby, D. R., Brenner, C. M., Armstrong, C., Wilson, L. A., Clarke, R., Alejo, A., Ahmed, H., Butler, N. M. H., Haddock, D., Higginson, A., McClymont, A., Mirfayzi, S. R., Murphy, C., Notley, M., Oliver, P., Allott, R., Hernandez-Gomez, C., Kar, S., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 25 Oct 2016, In : Proceedings of SPIE. 9992, 8 p., 99920E.

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Radiating electron source generation in ultraintense laser-foil interactions

Capdessus, R., King, M. & McKenna, P., 16 Aug 2016, In : Physics of Plasmas. 23, 8, 9 p., 083117.

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Role of momentum and velocity for radiating electrons

Capdessus, R., Noble, A., Mckenna, P. & Jaroszynski, D., 26 Feb 2016, In : Physical Review D. 93, 7 p., 045034.

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Scaling of ion spectral peaks in the hybrid RPA-TNSA region

Kakolee, K. F., Borghesi, M., Zepf, M., Kar, S., Doria, D., Ramakrishna, B., Quinn, K., Sarri, G., Osterholz, J., Cerchez, M., Willi, O., Yuan, X. & McKenna, P., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of the Korean Physical Society. 68, 6, p. 768-771 4 p.

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Towards optical polarization control of laser-driven proton acceleration in foils undergoing relativistic transparency

Gonzalez-Izquierdo, B., King, M., Gray, R. J., Wilson, R., Dance, R. J., Powell, H., MacLellan, D. A., McCreadie, J., Butler, N. M. H., Hawkes, S., Green, J. S., Murphy, C. D., Stockhausen, L. C., Carroll, D. C., Booth, N., Scott, G. G., Borghesi, M., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 14 Sep 2016, In : Nature Communications. 7, 10 p., 12891.

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2017

Diagnosis of Weibel instability evolution in the rear surface scale lengths of laser solid interactions via proton acceleration

Scott, G. G., Brenner, C. M., Bagnoud, V., Clarke, R. J., Gonzalez Izquierdo, B., Green, J. S., Heathcote, R. I., Powell, H. W., Rusby, D. R., Zielbauer, B., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 10 Apr 2017, In : New Journal of Physics. 19, 10 p., 043010.

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Effectiveness of laser accelerated ultra high dose rate protons in DNA DSB damage induction under hypoxic conditions

Chaudhary, P., Gwynne, D., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Maiorino, C., Padda, H., Alejo, A., Booth, N., Carroll, D., Kar, S., McKenna, P., Schettino, G., Borghesi, M. & Prise, K. M., 1 Jan 2017, 44th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2017. Fajardo, M., Westerhof, E., Riconda, C., Dromey, B., Bret, A. & Melzer, A. (eds.). Mulhouse, France, Vol. 44F. 4 p. P1.217

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Experimental demonstration of a compact epithermal neutron source based on a high power laser

Mirfayzi, S. R., Alejo, A., Ahmed, H., Raspino, D., Ansell, S., Wilson, L. A., Armstrong, C., Butler, N. M. H., Clarke, R. J., Higginson, A., Kelleher, J., Murphy, C., Notley, M., Rusby, D. R., Schooneveld, E., Borghesi, M., McKenna, P., Rhodes, N. J., Neely, D., Brenner, C. M. & 1 others, Kar, S., 26 Jul 2017, In : Applied Physics Letters. 111, 4, 4 p., 044101.

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In-depth study of intra-Stark spectroscopy in the x-ray range in relativistic laser–plasma interactions

Oks, E., Dalimier, E., Faenov, A. Y., Angelo, P., Pikuz, S. A., Pikuz, T. A., Skobelev, I. Y., Ryazanzev, S. N., Durey, P., Doehl, L., Farley, D., Baird, C., Lancaster, K. L., Murphy, C. D., Booth, N., Spindloe, C., McKenna, P., Neumann, N., Roth, M., Kodama, R. & 1 others, Woolsey, N., 22 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 50, 7 p., 245006.

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Intense terahertz radiation from relativistic laser–plasma interactions

Liao, G. Q., Li, Y. T., Li, C., Liu, H., Zhang, Y. H., Jiang, W. M., Yuan, X. H., Nilsen, J., Ozaki, T., Wang, W. M., Sheng, Z. M., Neely, D., McKenna, P. & Zhang, J., 31 Jan 2017, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 59, 014039, 7 p., 014039.

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Ion acceleration with radiation pressure in quantum electrodynamic regimes

Del Sorbo, D., Blackman, D. R., Capdessus, R., Small, K., Slade-Lowther, C., Luo, W., Duff, M. J., Robinson, A. P. L., McKenna, P., Sheng, Z-M., Pasley, J. & Ridgers, C., 17 May 2017, Proc. SPIE 10241, Research Using Extreme Light: Entering New Frontiers with Petawatt-Class Lasers III. Bellingham, Washington, Vol. 10241. 102411I

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Laser-plasma-based space radiation reproduction in the laboratory

Hidding, B., Karger, O., Königstein, T., Pretzler, G., Manahan, G. G., McKenna, P., Gray, R., Wilson, R., Wiggins, S. M., Welsh, G. H., Beaton, A., Delinikolas, P., Jaroszynski, D. A., Rosenzweig, J. B., Karmakar, A., Ferlet-Cavrois, V., Constantino, A., Muschitiello, M. & Daly, E., 8 Feb 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 6 p., 42354 .

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Modelling the effect of the radiation reaction force on the acceleration of ultra-thin foils

Duff, M. J., Capdessus, R., King, M., Del Sorbo, D., Ridgers, C. P. & McKenna, P., 20 Jun 2017, Proc. SPIE 10241, Research Using Extreme Light: Entering New Frontiers with Petawatt-Class Lasers III. Korn, G. & Silva, L. O. (eds.). Bellingham, WA, 10 p. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10241).

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Polarization dependence of bulk ion acceleration from ultrathin foils irradiated by high intensity, ultrashort laser pulses

Scullion, C., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Sgattoni, A., Naughton, K., Symes, D. R., McKenna, P., Macchi, A., Zepf, M., Kar, S. & Borghesi, M., 2 Aug 2017, In : Physical Review Letters. 119, 6 p., 054801.

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Scaling of X-ray flux from high-intensity laser-solid interactions as a function of energy

Rusby, D. R., Brenner, C., Armstrong, C., Wilson, L., Clarke, R., Alejo, A., Deas, R., McKenna, P., Kar, S. & Neely, D., 14 May 2017, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO): Science and Innovations 2017, San Jose, California United States, 14-19 May 2017. Washington, D.C.: Optical Society of America, 2 p. SF1K.6

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Signatures of quantum effects on radiation reaction in laser-electron-beam collisions

Ridgers, C. P., Blackburn, T. G., Del Sorbo, D., Bradley, L. E., Slade-Lowther, C., Baird, C. D., Mangles, S. P. D., McKenna, P., Marklund, M., Murphy, C. D. & Thomas, A. G. R., 31 Oct 2017, In : Journal of Plasma Physics. 83, 5, 17 p., 715830502.

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Time of flight based diagnostics for high energy laser driven ion beams

Scuderi, V., Milluzzo, G., Alejo, A., Amico, A. G., Booth, N., Cirrone, G. A. P., Doria, D., Green, J., Kar, S., Larosa, G., Leanza, R., Margarone, D., McKenna, P., Padda, H., Petringa, G., Pipek, J., Romagnani, L., Romano, F., Schillaci, F., Borghesi, M. & 2 others, Cuttone, G. & Korn, G., 28 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Instrumentation. 12, 3, 9 p., C03086.

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Transition to light sail acceleration using ultraintense femtosecond pulses

Martin, P., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Ahmed, H., McIlvenny, A., Scullion, C., Williamson, S. D. R., Ditter, E. J., Hicks, G., Ettlinger, O. C., Scott, G. G., Symes, D. R., Booth, N., Sgattoni, A., Macchi, A., Kar, S., McKenna, P., Najmudin, Z., Neely, D., Zepf, M. & 1 others, Borghesi, M., 1 Jan 2017, 44th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2017. Fajardo, M., Westerhof, E., Riconda, C., Melzer, A., Bret, A. & Dromey, B. (eds.). Mulhouse, France, Vol. 41F. 4 p. P1.219

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Transverse expansion of the electron sheath during laser acceleration of protons

Svensson, K., Mackenroth, F., Senje, L., Gonoskov, A., Harvey, C., Aurand, B., Hansson, M., Higginson, A., Dalui, M., Lundh, O., McKenna, P., Persson, A., Marklund, M. & Wahlström, C-G., 12 Dec 2017, In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 5 p., 123109.

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Ultra-bright gamma-ray emission and dense positron production from two laser-driven colliding foils

Li, H-Z., Yu, T-P., Liu, J-J., Yin, Y., Zhu, X-L., Capdessus, R., Pegoraro, F., Sheng, Z-M., McKenna, P. & Shao, F-Q., 11 Dec 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 20 p.

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Using X-ray spectroscopy of relativistic laser plasma interaction to reveal parametric decay instabilities: a modeling tool for astrophysics

Oks, E., Dalimier, E., Faenov, A. Y., Angelo, P., Pikuz, S. A., Tubman, E., Butler, N. M. H., Dance, R. J., Pikuz, T. A., Skobelev, I. Y., Alkhimova, M. A., Booth, N., Green, J., Gregory, C., Andreev, A., Zhidkov, A., Kodama, R., McKenna, P. & Woolsey, N., 6 Feb 2017, In : Optics Express. 25, 3, p. 1958-1972 15 p.

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X-ray spectroscopy of super-intense laser-produced plasmas for the study of nonlinear processes. Comparison with PIC simulations

Dalimier, E., Ya Faenov, A., Oks, E., Angelo, P., Pikuz, T. A., Fukuda, Y., Andreev, A., Koga, J., Sakaki, H., Kotaki, H., Pirozhkov, A., Hayashi, Y., Skobelev, I. Y., Pikuz, S. A., Kawachi, T., Kando, M., Kondo, K., Zhidkov, A., Tubman, E., Butler, N. M. H. & 8 others, Dance, R., Alkhimova, M. A., Booth, N., Green, J., Gregory, C., McKenna, P., Woolsey, N. & Kodama, R., 30 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series . 810, 1, 7 p., 012004.

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Alignment of solid targets under extreme tight focus conditions generated by an ellipsoidal plasma mirror

Kumar, D., Šmíd, M., Singh, S., Soloviev, A., Bohlin, H., Burdonov, K., Fente, G., Kotov, A., Lancia, L., Lédl, V., Makarov, S., Morrissey, M., Perevalov, S., Romanovsky, D., Pikuz, S., Kodama, R., Neely, D., McKenna, P., Laštovička, T., Starodubtsev, M. & 3 others, Weber, S., Nakatsutsumi, M. & Fuchs, J., 13 Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Matter and Radiation at Extremes.

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A spectrometer for ultrashort gamma-ray pulses with photon energies greater than 10 MeV

Behm, K. T., Cole, J. M., Joglekar, A. S., Gerstmayr, E., Wood, J. C., Baird, C. D., Blackburn, T. G., Duff, M., Harvey, C., Ilderton, A., Kuschel, S., Mangles, S. P. D., Marklund, M., McKenna, P., Murphy, C. D., Najmudin, Z., Poder, K., Ridgers, C. P., Sarri, G., Samarin, G. M. & 5 others, Symes, D., Warwick, J., Zepf, M., Krushelnick, K. & Thomas, A. G. R., 6 Nov 2018, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 89, 11 p., 113303.

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Attosecond electron bunches from a nanofiber driven by Laguerre-Gaussian laser pulses

Hu, L-X., Yu, T-P., Sheng, Z-M., Vieira, J., Zou, D-B., Yin, Y., McKenna, P. & Shao, F-Q., 8 May 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 9 p., 7282.

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Bright attosecond gamma-ray pulses from nonlinear Compton scattering with laser-illuminated compound targets

Zhu, X-L., Chen, M., Yu, T-P., Weng, S-M., Hu, L-X., McKenna, P. & Sheng, Z-M., 27 Apr 2018, In : Applied Physics Letters. 112, 17, 5 p., 174102.

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Cherenkov radiation-based optical fibre diagnostics of fast electrons generated in intense laser-plasma interactions

Liu, H., Liao, G-Q., Zhang, Y-H., Zhu, B-J., Zhang, Z., Li, Y-T., Scott, G. G., Rusby, D., Armstrong, C., Zemaityte, E., Carroll, D. C., Astbury, S., Bradford, P., Woolsey, N., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 8 Aug 2018, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 15 p.

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Dense relativistic electron mirrors from a Laguerre-Gaussian laser-irradiated micro-droplet

Hu, L-X., Yu, T-P., Li, H-Z., Yin, Y., McKenna, P. & Shao, F-Q., 1 Jun 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 11, 4 p., 2615.

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Development of focusing plasma mirrors for ultraintense laser-driven particle and radiation sources

Wilson, R., King, M., Gray, R. J., Carroll, D. C., Dance, R. J., Butler, N. M. H., Armstrong, C., Hawkes, S. J., Clarke, R. J., Robertson, D. J., Bourgenot, C., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 9 Jan 2018, In : Quantum Beam Science. 2, 14 p.

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Dual ion species plasma expansion from isotopically layered cryogenic targets

Scott, G. G., Carroll, D. C., Astbury, S., Clarke, R. J., Hernandez-Gomez, C., King, M., Alejo, A., Arteaga, I. Y., Dance, R. J., Higginson, A., Hook, S., Liao, G., Liu, H., Mirfayzi, S. R., Rusby, D. R., Selwood, M. P., Spindloe, C., Tolley, M. K., Wagner, F., Zemaityte, E. & 6 others, Borghesi, M., Kar, S., Li, Y., Roth, M., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 18 May 2018, In : Physical Review Letters. 120, 20, 6 p.

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Efficient ion acceleration and dense electron-positron plasma creation in ultra-high intensity laser-solid interactions

Del Sorbo, D., Blackman, D. R., Capdessus, R., Small, K., Slade-Lowther, C., Lou, W., Duff, M. J., Robinson, A. P. L., McKenna, P., Sheng, Z-M., Pasley, J. & Ridgers, C. P., 26 Mar 2018, In : New Journal of Physics. 20, 9 p., 033014.

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EMP control and characterisation on high-power laser systems

Bradford, P., Woolsey, N. C., Scott, G. G., Liao, G., Liu, H., Zhang, Y., Zhu, B., Armstrong, C., Astbury, S., Brenner, C., Brummitt, P., Consoli, F., East, I., Gray, R., Haddock, D., Huggard, P., Jones, P. J. R., Montgomery, E., Musgrave, I., Oliveira, P. & 8 others, Rusby, D. R., Spindloe, C., Summers, B., Zemaityte, E., Zhang, Z., Li, Y., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 19 Mar 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 8 p.

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