Angled laser triggered electron injection in the electron driven plasma wakefield acceleration scheme: a case study in a pursuit to increase tolerance levels, based on FACET II driver parameters.

Panagiotis Delinikolas, Grace Manahan, Bernhard Hidding, Andrew Beaton, Paul Scherkl, Oliver Karger, Georg Witting, Alexander Knetsch, Thomas Heinemann, Gregor Hurtig, Fahim Habib

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Co-axial laser triggered injection of electrons in PWFA can produce high quality witness bunches. In this study, angled injection was examined in a pursuit to increase the tolerance levels of synchronization and experimental misalignments while maintaining the high quality of the witness bunches.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 4 Aug 2016
Event17th Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop 2016 - Gaylord Hotel and Conference Center, Washington , United States
Duration: 31 Jul 20165 Aug 2016


Conference17th Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop 2016
Abbreviated titleAAC 2016
CountryUnited States


  • wakefield acceleration
  • plasma
  • PWFA

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