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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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Development of control mechanisms for a laser wakefield accelerator-driven bremsstrahlung X-ray source for advanced radiographic imaging

Underwood, C. I. D., Baird, C. D., Murphy, C. D., Armstrong, C. D., Thorton, C., Finlay, O. J., Streeter, M. J. V., Selwood, M. P., Brierley, N., Cipiccia, S., Gruse, J-N., McKenna, P., Najmudin, Z., Neely, D., Rusby, D., Symes, D. R. & Brenner, C. M., 6 Oct 2020, In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion.

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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., 29 Sep 2020, In : Frontiers in Physics, Medical Physics and Imaging. 8, 21 p., 567738.

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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., 21 Oct 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. Q., 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., 18 Sep 2020, In : Physical Review X. 10, 3, 11 p., 031062.

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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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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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