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2020

A miniature thermal neutron source using high power lasers

Mirfayzi, S. R., Ahmed, H., Doria, D., Alejo, A., Ansell, S., Clarke, R. J., Gonzalez-Izquierdo, B., Hadjisolomou, P., Heathcote, R., Hodge, T., Martin, P., Raspino, D., Schooneveld, E., McKenna, P., Rhodes, N. J., Neely, D., Borghesi, M. & Kar, S., 1 May 2020, In : Applied Physics Letters. 116, 17, 5 p., 174102.

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Characteristics of ion beams generated in the interaction of ultra-short laser pulses with ultra-thin foils

McIlvenny, A., Ahmed, H., Scullion, C., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Martin, P., Naughton, K., Sgattoni, A., Symes, D. R., Macchi, A., McKenna, P., Zepf, M., Kar, S. & Borghesi, M., 5 Mar 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 15 p.

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Effect of plastic coating on the density of plasma formed in Si foil targets irradiated by ultra-high-contrast relativistic laser pulses

Martynenko, A. S., Pikuz, S. A., Skobelev, I. Y., Ryazantsev, S. N., Baird, C., Booth, N., Doehl, L., Durey, P., Faenov, A. Y., Farley, D., Kodama, R., Lancaster, K., McKenna, P., Murphy, C. D., Spindloe, C., Pikuz, T. A. & Woolsey, N., 30 Apr 2020, In : Physical Review E. 101, 4, 10 p., 043208.

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Energy absorption and coupling to electrons in the transition from surface- to volume-dominant intense laser-plasma interaction regimes

Williamson, S. D. R., Gray, R. J., King, M., Wilson, R., Dance, R. J., Armstrong, C., Rusby, D. R., Brabetz, C., Wagner, F., Zielbauer, B., Bagnoud, V., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 27 May 2020, In : New Journal of Physics. 22, 5, 9 p., 053044.

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Enhanced brightness of a laser-driven X-ray and particle source by microstructured surfaces of silicon targets

Ebert, T., Neumann, N. W., Döhl, L. N. K., Jarrett, J., Baird, C., Heathcote, R., Hesse, M., Hughes, A., McKenna, P., Neely, D., Rusby, D., Schaumann, G., Spindloe, C., Tebartz, A., Woolsey, N. & Roth, M., 30 Apr 2020, In : Physics of Plasmas. 27, 4, 043106.

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Enhanced laser intensity and ion acceleration due to self-focusing in relativistically transparent ultrathin targets

Frazer, T. P., Wilson, R., King, M., Butler, N. M. H., Carroll, D. C., Duff, M. J., Higginson, A., Jarrett, J., Davidson, Z. E., Armstrong, C., Liu, H., Neely, D., Gray, R. J. & McKenna, P., 7 Sep 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Physical Review Research. 6 p.

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Extremely brilliant GeV γ-rays from a two-stage laser-plasma accelerator

Zhu, X-L., Chen, M., Weng, S-M., Yu, T-P., Wang, W-M., He, F., Sheng, Z-M., McKenna, P., Jaroszynski, D. A. & Zhang, J., 29 May 2020, In : Science Advances. 6, 22, p. eaaz7240 21 p., eaaz7240.

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High order mode structure of intense light fields generated via a laser-driven relativistic plasma aperture

Duff, M. J., Wilson, R., King, M., Gonzalez-Izquierdo, B., Higginson, A., Williamson, S. D. R., Davidson, Z. E., Capdessus, R., Booth, N., Hawkes, S., Neely, D., Gray, R. J. & McKenna, P., 9 Jan 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 10 p., 105.

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Laser produced electromagnetic pulses: generation, detection and mitigation

Consoli, F., Tikhonchuk, V. T., Bardon, M., Bradford, P., Carroll, D. C., Cikhardt, J., Cipriani, M., Clarke, R. J., Cowan, T., Danson, C. N., De Angelis, R., De Marco, M., Dubois, J-L., Etchessahar, B., Laso Garcia, A., Hillier, D. I., Honsa, A., Jiang, W., Kmetik, V., Krása, J. & 15 others, LI, Y., Lubrano, F., McKenna, P., Metzkes-Ng, J., Poyé, A., Prencipe, I., Rączka, P., Smith, R. A., Vrana, R., Woolsey, N. C., Zemaityte, E., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Z., Zielbauer, B. & Neely, D., 9 Jun 2020, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 8, 62 p., e22.

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LhARA: the laser-hybrid accelerator for radiobiological applications

Aymar, G., Becker, T., Boogert, S., Borghesi, M., Bingham, R., Brenner, C., Burrows, P. N., Ettlinger, O. C., Dascalu, T-S., Gibson, S., Greenshaw, T., Gruber, S., Gujral, D., Hardiman, C., Hughes, J., Jones, W. G., Kirkby, K., Kurup, A., Lagrange, J-B., Long, K. R. & 20 others, Luk, W., Matheson, J., McKenna, P., Mclauchlan, R., Najmudin, Z., Lau, H. T., Parsons, J. L., Pasternak, J., Pozimski, J., Prise, K., Puchalska, M., Ratoff, P., Schettino, G., Shields, W., Smith, S., Thomason, J., Towe, S., Weightman, P., Whyte, C. & Xiao, R., 28 Aug 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Frontiers in Physics, Medical Physics and Imaging.

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Relativistic mid-wavelength infrared pulses generated in intense-laser mass-limited target interactions

Qu, J. F., Liu, P., Liu, X. Y., Gray, R. J., McKenna, P., Li, X. F., Kawata, S. & Kong, Q., 4 Sep 2020, In : New Journal of Physics. 22, Sept., 7 p., 093007.

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Self-referencing, spectral interferometric probing of the onset time of relativistic transparency in intense laser-foil interactions

Williamson, S. D. R., Wilson, R., King, M., Duff, M., Gonzalez-Izquierdo, B., Davidson, Z. E., Higginson, A., Booth, N., Hawkes, S., Neely, D., Gray, R. J. & McKenna, P., 11 Aug 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Physical Review Applied.

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TOF diagnosis of laser accelerated, high-energy protons

Scuderi, V., Milluzzo, G., Doria, D., Alejo, A., Amico, A. G., Booth, N., Cuttone, G., Green, J. S., Kar, S., Korn, G., Larosa, G., Leanza, R., Martin, P., McKenna, P., Padda, H., Petringa, G., Pipek, J., Romagnani, L., Romano, F., Russo, A. & 4 others, Schillaci, F., Cirrone, G. A. P., Margarone, D. & Borghesi, M., 15 Jul 2020, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 978, 164364.

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Towards terawatt-scale spectrally-tunable terahertz pulses via relativistic laser-foil interactions

Liao, G., Liu, H., Scott, G. G., Zhang, Y-H., Zhu, B-J., Zhang, Z., Li, Y., Armstrong, C., Zemaityte, E., Bradford, P., Rusby, D. R., Neely, D., Huggard, P. G., McKenna, P., Brenner, C. M., Woolsey, N. C., Wang, W-M., Sheng, Z-M. & Zhang, J., 24 Jul 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Physical Review X. 22 p.

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Transport of kJ-laser-driven relativistic electron beams in cold and shock-heated vitreous carbon and diamond

Bailly-Grandvaux, M., Kim, J., Krauland, C. M., Zhang, S., Dozières, M., Wei, M. S., Theobald, W., Grabowski, P. E., Santos, J. J., Nicolai, P., McKenna, P., Desjarlais, M. P. & Beg, F. N., 23 Mar 2020, In : New Journal of Physics. 22, 3, 13 p., 033031.

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2019

Absolute calibration of microchannel plate detector for carbon ions up to 250 MeV

McIlvenny, A., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Ahmed, H., Martin, P., Williamson, S. D. R., Ditter, E. J., Ettlinger, O., Hicks, G. S., McKenna, P., Najmudin, Z., Neely, D., Kar, S. & Borghesi, M., 5 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Instrumentation. 14, 4, 8 p.

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A new energy spectrum reconstruction method for time-of-flight diagnostics of high-energy laser-driven protons

Milluzzo, G., Scuderi, V., Alejo, A., Amico, A. G., Booth, N., Borghesi, M., Cirrone, G. A. P., Cuttone, G., Doria, D., Green, J., Kar, S., Korn, G., Larosa, G., Leanza, R., Margarone, D., Martin, P., McKenna, P., Petringa, G., Pipek, J., Romagnani, L. & 3 others, Romano, F., Russo, A. & Schillaci, F., 31 Aug 2019, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 90, 8, 7 p., 083303.

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An optically multiplexed single-shot time-resolved probe of laser-plasma dynamics

Davidson, Z. E., Gonzalez Izquierdo, B., Higginson, A., Lancaster, K. L., Williamson, S. D. R., King, M., Farley, D., Neely, D., McKenna, P. & Gray, R. J., 7 Feb 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 4, p. 4416-4423 8 p.

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Application programmes at the Scottish centre for the application of plasma-based accelerators (SCAPA)

Wiggins, S. M., Boyd, M., Brunetti, E., Butler, N. M. H., Feehan, J. S., Gray, R. J., Hidding, B., Ireland, D. G., Li, W., Maitrallain, A., Manahan, G. G., McKenna, P., O'Donnell, D., Scheck, M., Shahzad, M., Sheng, Z-M., Spesyvtsev, R., Vieux, G., Watts, D. P., Welsh, G. H. & 3 others, Wilson, R., Zachariou, N. & Jaroszynski, D. A., 24 Apr 2019, Proceedings of SPIE. Hur, M. & Jaroszynski, D. A. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington, Vol. 11036. 11 p. 110360T

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Bremsstrahlung emission from high power laser interactions with constrained targets for industrial radiography

Armstrong, C. D., Brenner, C. M., Jones, C., Rusby, D. R., Davidson, Z. E., Zhang, Y., Wragg, J., Richards, S., Spindloe, C., Oliveira, P., Notley, M., Clarke, R., Mirfayzi, S. R., Kar, S., Li, Y., Scott, T., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 25 Apr 2019, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 7, 7 p., e24.

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Bremsstrahlung emission profile from intense laser-solid interactions as a function of laser focal spot size

Armstrong, C. D., Brenner, C. M., Zemaityte, E., Scott, G. G., Rusby, D. R., Liao, G., Liu, H., Li, Y., Zhang, Z., Zhu, B., Bradford, P., Woolsey, N. C., Oliveira, P., Spindloe, C., Wang, W., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 31 Mar 2019, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 61, 3, 14 p., 034001.

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Collimation of high current fast electrons in dense plasmas with a tightly focused precursor intense laser pulse

Xu, H., Yang, X. H., Sheng, Z. M., McKenna, P., Ma, Y. Y., Zhou, H. B., Yin, Y., Ren, C. & Zhang, J., 11 Oct 2019, In : Nuclear Fusion. 59, 12, 8 p., 126024.

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Control of laser light by a plasma immersed in a tunable strong magnetic field

Zheng, X., Weng, S., Ma, H., Wang, Y., Chen, M., McKenna, P. & Sheng, Z., 1 Aug 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 16, p. 23529-23538 10 p.

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DNA DSB repair dynamics following irradiation with laser-driven protons at ultra-high dose rates

Hanton, F., Chaudhary, P., Doria, D., Gwynne, D., Maiorino, C., Scullion, C., Ahmed, H., Marshall, T., Naughton, K., Romagnani, L., Kar, S., Schettino, G., McKenna, P., Botchway, S., Symes, D. R., Rajeev, P. P., Prise, K. M. & Borghesi, M., 14 Mar 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 31 p., 4471.

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Effect of rear surface fields on hot, refluxing and escaping electron populations via numerical simulations

Rusby, D. R., Armstrong, C. D., Scott, G. G., King, M., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 25 Jul 2019, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 7, 11 p., e45.

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Effects of internal target structures on laser-driven neutron production

Zhang, Y., Wang, W-M., Li, Y., Zhang, Z., McKenna, P., Neely, D. & Zhang, J., 16 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Nuclear Fusion. 15 p.

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Features of the generation of fast particles from microstructured targets irradiated by high intensity, picosecond laser pulses

Sedov, M. V., Faenov, A. Y., Andreev, A. A., Skobelev, I. Y., Ryazantsev, S. N., Pikuz, T. A., Durey, P., Doehl, L., Farley, D., Baird, C. D., Lancaster, K. L., Murphy, C. D., Booth, N., Spindloe, C., Platonov, K. Y., McKenna, P., Kodama, R., Woolsey, N. & Pikuz, S. A., 30 Jun 2019, In : Laser and Particle Beams. 37, 2, p. 176-183 8 p.

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Laser pulse compression towards collapse and beyond in plasma

Wilson, T. C., Li, F., Weng, S-M., Chen, M., McKenna, P. & Sheng, Z-M., 13 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 52, 5, 055403.

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Multi-millijoule coherent terahertz bursts from picosecond laser-irradiated metal foils

Liao, G., Li, Y., Liu, H., Scott, G. G., Neely, D., Zhang, Y., Zhu, B., Zhang, Z., Armstrong, C., Zemaityte, E., Bradford, P., Huggard, P. G., Rusby, D. R., McKenna, P., Brenner, C. M., Woolsey, N. C., Wang, W., Sheng, Z. & Zhang, J., 5 Mar 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . 116, 10, p. 3994-3999 6 p.

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Multi-stage scheme for non-linear Breit-Wheeler pair-production utilising ultra-intense laser-solid interactions

Duff, M. J., Capdessus, R., Ridgers, C. P. & McKenna, P., 23 Jul 2019, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 61, 9, 25 p., 094001.

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Quantum electrodynamics experiments with colliding Peta-Watt laser pulses

Turcu, I. C. E., Shen, B., Neely, D., Sarri, G., Tanaka, K. A., McKenna, P., Mangles, S. P. D., Yu, T-P., Luo, W., Zhu, X-L. & Yin, Y., 14 Feb 2019, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 7, 8 p., e10.

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Role of magnetic field evolution on filamentary structure formation in intense laser-foil interactions

King, M., Butler, N. M. H., Wilson, R., Capdessus, R., Gray, R. J., Powell, H., Dance, R., Padda, H., Gonzalez-Izquierdo, B., Rusby, D. R., Dover, N. P., Hicks, G., Ettlinger, O., Scullion, C., Carroll, D. C., Najmudin, Z., Borghesi, M., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 13 Mar 2019, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 7, 8 p., e14.

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Simultaneous polarization transformation and amplification of multi-petawatt laser pulses in magnetized plasmas

Zheng, X., Weng, S., Zhang, Z., Ma, H., Chen, M., McKenna, P. & Sheng, Z-M., 26 Jun 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 14, p. 19319-19330 12 p.

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Single cycle terawatt twisted light pulses at midinfrared wavelengths above 10μm

Zhu, X-L., Chen, M., Weng, S-M., McKenna, P., Sheng, Z-M. & Zhang, J., 11 Nov 2019, In : Physical Review Applied. 12, 5, 054024.

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Study of backward terahertz radiation from intense picosecond laser-solid interactions using a multichannel calorimeter system

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., Bradford, P., Woolsey, N., Huggard, P., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 22 Jan 2019, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 7, 7 p., e6.

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Time-resolved measurements of fast electron recirculation for relativistically intense femtosecond scale laser-plasma interactions

Green, J. S., Booth, N., Dance, R. J., Gray, R. J., MacLellan, D. A., Marshall, A., McKenna, P., Murphy, C. D., Ridgers, C. P., Robinson, A. P. L., Rusby, D., Scott, R. H. H. & Wilson, L., 14 Mar 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 16 p., 4525.

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Ultra-short, beamed source of laser-driven epithermal neutrons

Mirfayzi, S. R., Mori, T., Rusby, D., Armstrong, C., Ahmed, H., Borghesi, M., Brenner, C. M., Clarke, R. J., Davidson, Z. E., Doria, D., Jones, C. P., McKenna, P., Neely, D., Scott, T. B., Yogo, A. & Kar, S., 3 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied Physics Letters. 5 p.

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2018

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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Enhanced laser-energy coupling to dense plasmas driven by recirculating electron currents

Gray, R. J., Wilson, R., King, M., Williamson, S. D. R., Dance, R. J., Armstrong, C., Brabetz, C., Wagner, F., Zielbauer, B., Bagnoud, V., Neely, D. & McKenna, P., 28 Mar 2018, In : New Journal of Physics. 20, 9 p., 033021.

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Escaping electrons from intense laser-solid interactions as a function of laser spot size

Rusby, D., Gray, R., Butler, N., Dance, R., Scott, G., Bagnoud, V., Zielbauer, B., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 9 Jan 2018, In : EPJ Web of Conferences. 167, p. 1-5 5 p., 02001.

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Experimental evidence of radiation reaction in the collision of a high-intensity laser pulse with a laser-wakefield accelerated electron beam

Cole, J. M., Behm, K. T., Gerstmayr, E., Blackburn, T. G., Wood, J. C., Baird, C. D., Duff, M. J., Harvey, C., Ilderton, A., Joglekar, A. S., Krushelnick, K., Kuschel, S., Marklund, M., McKenna, P., Murphy, C. D., Poder, K., Ridgers, C. P., Samarin, G. M., Sarri, G., Symes, D. & 5 others, Thomas, A. G. R., Warwick, J., Zepf, M., Najmudin, Z. & Mangles, S. P. D., 7 Feb 2018, In : Physical Review X. 8, 1, 11 p., 011020.

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