High-intensity laser induced photo-proton reactions

Kay Uwe Amthor, Ben Liesfeld, Friederike Ewald, Heinrich Schwoerer, Roland Sauerbrey, Lynne Robson, Paul McKenna, Ken Ledingham

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    We demonstrate for the first time photo-proton nuclear reactions in various nuclei induced by a high-intensity, high repetition rate table-top laser and measure ratios of photo-proton/photo-neutron cross-sections.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publication2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
    Number of pages3
    ISBN (Print)1557527962
    Publication statusPublished - 31 Oct 2005
    EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005 - Baltimore, MD, United States
    Duration: 22 May 200522 May 2005


    ConferenceQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005
    CountryUnited States
    CityBaltimore, MD


    • laser pulses
    • neutrons
    • nuclear reactors
    • reaction kinetics

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    Amthor, K. U., Liesfeld, B., Ewald, F., Schwoerer, H., Sauerbrey, R., Robson, L., ... Ledingham, K. (2005). High-intensity laser induced photo-proton reactions. In 2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) (Vol. 3, pp. 1543-1545). [JThD1] IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/QELS.2005.1549201