Laser-driven particle accelerators: new sources of energetic particles and radiation - introduction

S.M. Hooker, D.A. Jaroszynski, K. Burnett

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Abstract

An overview is provided of the papers presented at the Discussion Meeting on 'Laser-driven particle accelerators: new sources of energetic particles and radiation' which was held at the Royal Society on 6 and 7 June 2005. A discussion of the future prospects of the field, held during the last session of the meeting, is summarized and the conclusions of this presented.
LanguageEnglish
Pages553-557
Number of pages4
JournalPhilosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Volume364
Issue number1840
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Mar 2006

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Keywords

  • plasma accelerator
  • particle accelerator
  • laser wakefield accelerator
  • free-electron laser
  • X-ray

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