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Innovative Education and Training in high power laser plasmas (PowerLaPs) for plasma physics, high power laser-matter interactions and high energy density physics - Theory and experiments

Pasley, J., Andrianaki, G., Baroutsos, A., Batani, D., Benis, E. P., Borghesi, M., Clark, E., Cook, D., D'Humieres, E., Dimitriou, V., Dromey, B., Ehret, M., Fitilis, I., Grigoriadis, A., Kar, S., Kaselouris, E., Klimo, O., Koenig, M., Kosma, K., Koundourakis, G. & 19 others, Kucharik, M., Lavery, A., Limpouch, J., Orphanos, Y., Papadogiannis, N. A., Petrakis, S., Riley, D., Serena Rivetta, M., Tejada Pascual, L., Jorge Santos, J., Skoulakis, A., Tazes, I., Tikhonchuk, V., Trela, J., Tsitou, C., Volpe, L., White, S., Yeung, M. & Tatarakis, M., 25 Apr 2019, In : High Power Laser Science and Engineering. 7, 5 p., e23.

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plasma physics
High power lasers
Beam plasma interactions
laser plasmas
high power lasers
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)
95 Downloads (Pure)

Controlling the Self-Injection Threshold in Laser Wakefield Accelerators

Kuschel, S., Schwab, M. B., Yeung, M., Hollatz, D., Seidel, A., Ziegler, W., Sävert, A., Kaluza, M. C. & Zepf, M., 08 Oct 2018, In : Physical Review Letters. 121, 15, 6 p., 154801.

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accelerators
injection
ripples
thresholds
lasers
2 Citations (Scopus)
93 Downloads (Pure)

General features of experiments on the dynamics of laser-driven electron-positron beams

Warwick, J. R., Alejo, A., Dzelzainis, T., Schumaker, W., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Poder, K., Cole, J. M., Yeung, M., Krushelnick, K., Mangles, S. P. D., Najmudin, Z., Samarin, G. M., Symes, D., Thomas, A. G. R., Borghesi, M. & Sarri, G., 15 Feb 2018, In : Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research - Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors, and Associated Equipment.

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Positrons
positrons
astrophysics
Electrons
Lasers
2017
15 Citations (Scopus)
157 Downloads (Pure)

Experimental Observation of a Current-Driven Instability in a Neutral Electron-Positron Beam

Warwick, J., Dzelzainis, T., Dieckmann, M. E., Schumaker, W., Doria, D., Romagnani, L., Poder, K., Cole, J., Alejo, A., Yeung, M., Krushelnick, K., Mangles, S. P. D., Najmudin, Z., Reville, B., Marrero Samarin, G. M., Symes, D. D., Thomas, A. G. R., Borghesi, M. & Sarri, G., 03 Nov 2017, In : Physical Review Letters. 119, 5 p., 185002.

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positrons
astrophysics
magnetic fields
antimatter
electrons
3 Citations (Scopus)
316 Downloads (Pure)

Real-time, single-shot, carrier-envelope-phase measurement of a multi-terawatt laser

Adolph, D., Möller, M., Bierbach, J., Schwab, M., Sävert, A., Yeung, M., Sayler, A. M., Zepf, M., Kaluza, M. C. & Paulus, G. G., 23 Feb 2017, In : Applied Physics Letters. 110, 8, 4 p., 081105.

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shot
envelopes
lasers
hollow
plateaus
2016
13 Citations (Scopus)
195 Downloads (Pure)

Demonstration of passive plasma lensing of a laser wakefield accelerated electron bunch

Kuschel, S., Hollatz, D., Heinemann, T., Karger, O., Schwab, M. B., Ullmann, D., Knetsch, A., Seidel, A., Rödel, C., Yeung, M., Leier, M., Blinne, A., Ding, H., Kurz, T., Corvan, D. J., Sävert, A., Karsch, S., Kaluza, M. C., Hidding, B. & Zepf, M., 20 Jul 2016, In : Physical Review Accelerators and Beams. 19, 7, 9 p., 071301.

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lenses
accelerators
lasers
electrons
divergence
16 Citations (Scopus)
175 Downloads (Pure)

Experimental Observation of Attosecond Control over Relativistic Electron Bunches with Two-Colour Fields

Yeung, M., Rykovanov, S., Bierbach, J., Li, L., Eckner, E., Kuschel, S., Woldegeorgis, A., Rödel, C., Sävert, A., Paulus, G. G., Coughlan, M., Dromey, B. & Zepf, M., 05 Dec 2016, In : Nature Photonics. 11, p. 32-35 4 p.

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Color
color
Electrons
Lasers
Ultraviolet radiation
8 Citations (Scopus)
278 Downloads (Pure)

Optical measurement of the temporal delay between two ultra-short and focussed laser pluses

Corvan, D. J., Dzelzainis, T., Hyland, C., Nersisyan, G., Yeung, M., Zepf, M. & Sarri, G., Feb 2016, In : Optics Express. 24, 3, p. 3127-3136 10 p.

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optical measurement
lasers
pulses
laser beams
geometry
2015
3 Citations (Scopus)

Broadband XUV polarimetry of high harmonics from plasma surfaces using multiple Fresnel reflections

Hahn, T., Bierbach, J., Roedel, C., Hemmers, D., Yeung, M., Dromey, B., Fuchs, S., Galestian, A., Kuschel, S., Zepf, M., Paulus, G. G. & Pretzler, G., Feb 2015, In : Applied Physics B - Lasers and Optics. 118, 2, p. 241-245 5 p.

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101 Citations (Scopus)

Ion Acceleration Using Relativistic Pulse Shaping in Near-Critical-Density Plasmas

Bin, J. H., Ma, W. J., Wang, H. Y., Streeter, M. J. V., Kreuzer, C., Kiefer, D., Yeung, M., Cousens, S., Foster, P. S., Dromey, B., Yan, X. Q., Ramis, R., Meyer-ter-Vehn, J., Zepf, M. & Schreiber, J., 07 Aug 2015, In : Physical Review Letters. 115, 6, 5 p., 064801.

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plasma density
pulses
ions
radiation pressure
foils
6 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term operation of surface high-harmonic generation from relativistic oscillating mirrors using a spooling tape

Bierbach, J., Yeung, M., Eckner, E., Roedel, C., Kuschel, S., Zepf, M. & Paulus, G. G., 04 May 2015, In : Optics Express. 23, 9, p. 12321-12327 7 p.

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tapes
harmonic generations
mirrors
pulses
lasers
13 Citations (Scopus)

Noncollinear Polarization Gating of Attosecond Pulse Trains in the Relativistic Regime

Yeung, M., Bierbach, J., Eckner, E., Rykovanov, S., Kuschel, S., Sävert, A., Förster, M., Rödel, C., Paulus, G. G., Cousens, S., Coughlan, M., Dromey, B. & Zepf, M., 04 Nov 2015, In : Physical Review Letters. 115, 19, 193903.

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polarization
pulses
harmonics
laser plasma interactions
relativistic plasmas
2014
12 Citations (Scopus)

Bright Subcycle Extreme Ultraviolet Bursts from a Single Dense Relativistic Electron Sheet

Ma, W. J., Bin, J. H., Wang, H. Y., Yeung, M., Kreuzer, C., Streeter, M., Foster, P. S., Cousens, S., Kiefer, D., Dromey, B., Yan, X. Q., Meyer-Ter-Vehn, J., Zepf, M. & Schreiber, J., 03 Dec 2014, In : Physical Review Letters. 113, 23, 5 p., 235002.

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foils
bursts
broadband
electrons
transit
26 Citations (Scopus)
365 Downloads (Pure)

Dependence of laser-driven coherent synchrotron emission efficiency on pulse ellipticity and implications for polarization gating

Yeung, M., Dromey, B., Cousens, S., Dzelzainis, T., Kiefer, D., Schreiber, J., Bin, J. H., Ma, W., Kreuzer, C., Meyer-Ter-Vehn, J., Streeter, M. J. V., Foster, P. S., Rykovanov, S. & Zepf, M., 26 Mar 2014, In : Physical Review Letters. 112, 12

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ellipticity
synchrotrons
polarization
pulses
lasers
3 Citations (Scopus)
215 Downloads (Pure)

Diagnostics for studies of novel laser ion acceleration mechanisms

Senje, L., Yeung, M., Aurand, B., Kuschel, S., Rödel, C., Wagner, F., Li, K., Dromey, B., Bagnoud, V., Neumayer, P., Roth, M., Wahlström, C-G., Zepf, M., Kuehl, T. & Jung, D., 01 Nov 2014, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 85, 11, 113302.

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Lasers
Ions
lasers
ions
energy spectra
3 Citations (Scopus)

New design of a multi-jet target for quasi phase matching

Hage, A., Landgraf, B., Taylor, M., Wünsche, M., Gangolf, T., Höppner, H., Prandolini, M. J., Riedel, R., Schulz, M., Tavella, F., Willner, A., Yeung, M., Paulus, G. G., Spielmann, C., Dromey, B. & Zepf, M., 2014, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 85, 5 p., 103105.

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Phase matching
phase matching
Density of gases
gas density
Harmonic generation
147 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrahigh Brilliance Multi-MeV γ-Ray Beams from Nonlinear Relativistic Thomson Scattering

Sarri, G., Corvan, D. J., Schumaker, W., Cole, J. M., Di Piazza, A., Ahmed, H., Harvey, C., Keitel, C. H., Krushelnick, K., Mangles, S. P. D., Najmudin, Z., Symes, D., Thomas, A. G. R., Yeung, M., Zhao, Z. & Zepf, M., 25 Nov 2014, In : Physical Review Letters. 113, 22, 5 p., 224801.

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Thomson scattering
rays
lasers
divergence
electron beams
2013
12 Citations (Scopus)
212 Downloads (Pure)

Beaming of High-Order Harmonics Generated from Laser-Plasma Interactions

Yeung, M., Dromey, B., Adams, D., Cousens, S., Hörlein, R., Nomura, Y., Tsakiris, G. D. & Zepf, M., 19 Apr 2013, In : Physical Review Letters. 110, 16, p. 1-5 5 p.

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laser plasma interactions
divergence
harmonics
wakes
Fourier analysis
20 Citations (Scopus)
128 Downloads (Pure)

Coherent synchrotron emission in transmission from ultrathin relativistic laser plasmas

Dromey, B., Cousens, S., Rykovanov, S., Yeung, M., Jung, D., Gautier, D. C., Dzelzainis, T., Kiefer, D., Palaniyppan, S., Shah, R., Schreiber, J., Fernandez, J. C., Lewis, C. L. S., Zepf, M. & Hegelich, B. M., 31 Jan 2013, In : New Journal of Physics. 15, 14 p., 015025.

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relativistic plasmas
laser plasmas
synchrotrons
pulses
cycles
67 Citations (Scopus)
99 Downloads (Pure)

Efficient carbon ion beam generation from laser-driven volume acceleration

Jung, D., Yin, L., Albright, B. J., Gautier, D. C., Letzring, S., Dromey, B., Yeung, M., Hörlein, R., Shah, R., Palaniyappan, S., Allinger, K., Schreiber, J., Bowers, K. J., Wu, H-C., Fernandez, J. C., Habs, D. & Hegelich, B. M., 05 Feb 2013, In : New Journal of Physics. 15, p. 023007 11 p.

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ion beams
carbon
lasers
sheaths
target thickness
8 Citations (Scopus)
133 Downloads (Pure)

Near-monochromatic high-harmonic radiation from relativistic laser-plasma interactions with blazed grating surfaces

Yeung, M., Dromey, B., Roedel, C., Bierbach, J., Wunsche, M., Paulus, G., Hahn, T., Hemmers, D., Stelzmann, C., Pretzler, G. & Zepf, M., 28 Feb 2013, In : New Journal of Physics. 15, 15 p., 025042.

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50 Citations (Scopus)
180 Downloads (Pure)

Relativistic electron mirrors from nanoscale foils for coherent frequency upshift to the extreme ultraviolet

Kiefer, D., Yeung, M., Dzelzainis, T., Foster, P. S., Rykovanov, S. G., Lewis, C. L. S., Marjoribanks, R. S., Ruhl, H., Habs, D., Schreiber, J., Zepf, M. & Dromey, B., 23 Apr 2013, In : Nature Communications. 4, 5 p., 1763.

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Metal foil
foils
Mirrors
Lasers
Electrons
2012
73 Citations (Scopus)

Coherent synchrotron emission from electron nanobunches formed in relativistic laser-plasma interactions

Dromey, B., Rykovanov, S., Yeung, M., Hoerlein, R., Jung, D., Gautier, D. C., Dzelzainis, T., Kiefer, D., Palaniyppan, S., Shah, R., Schreiber, J., Ruhl, H., Fernandez, J. C., Lewis, C. L. S., Zepf, M. & Hegelich, B. M., Nov 2012, In : Nature Physics. 8, 11, p. 804-808 5 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Generation of 10μW relativistic surface high-harmonic radiation at a repetition rate of 10 Hz

Bierbach, J., Rödel, C., Yeung, M., Dromey, B., Hahn, T., Pour, A. G., Fuchs, S., Paz, A. E., Herzer, S., Kuschel, S., Jäckel, O., Kaluza, M. C., Pretzler, G., Zepf, M. & Paulus, G. G., 07 Jun 2012, In : New Journal of Physics. 14, 9 p., 065005.

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60 Citations (Scopus)

Harmonic Generation from Relativistic Plasma Surfaces in Ultrasteep Plasma Density Gradients

Roedel, C., an der Bruegge, D., Bierbach, J., Yeung, M., Hahn, T., Dromey, B., Herzer, S., Fuchs, S., Pour, A. G., Eckner, E., Behmke, M., Cerchez, M., Jackel, O., Hemmers, D., Toncian, T., Kaluza, M. C., Belyanin, A., Pretzler, G., Willi, O., Pukhov, A. & 2 others, Zepf, M. & Paulus, G. G., 19 Sep 2012, In : Physical Review Letters. 109, 12, 5 p., 125002.

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77 Citations (Scopus)

Rayleigh-Taylor Instability of an Ultrathin Foil Accelerated by the Radiation Pressure of an Intense Laser

Palmer, C. A. J., Schreiber, J., Nagel, S. R., Dover, N. P., Bellei, C., Beg, F. N., Bott, S., Clarke, R. J., Dangor, A. E., Hassan, S. M., Hilz, P., Jung, D., Kneip, S., Mangles, S. P. D., Lancaster, K. L., Rehman, A., Robinson, A. P. L., Spindloe, C., Szerypo, J., Tatarakis, M. & 3 others, Yeung, M., Zepf, M. & Najmudin, Z., 29 May 2012, In : Physical Review Letters. 108, 22, 225002.

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Taylor instability
radiation pressure
foils
proton beams
lasers
2011
9 Citations (Scopus)

Angularly separated harmonic generation from intense laser interaction with blazed diffraction gratings

Yeung, M., Zepf, M., Geissler, M. & Dromey, B., 15 Jun 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 12, p. 2333-2335 3 p.

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gratings (spectra)
harmonic generations
harmonics
extreme ultraviolet radiation
lasers
55 Citations (Scopus)
174 Downloads (Pure)

Coherent Control of High Harmonic Generation via Dual-Gas Multijet Arrays

Willner, A., Tavella, F., Yeung, M., Dzelzainis, T., Kamperidis, C., Bakarezos, M., Adams, D., Schulz, M., Riedel, R., Hoffmann, M. C., Hu, W., Rossbach, J., Drescher, M., Papadogiannis, N. A., Tatarakis, M., Dromey, B. & Zepf, M., 21 Oct 2011, In : Physical Review Letters. 107, 17, p. 1-5 5 p., 175002.

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harmonic generations
gases
phase control
10 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient control of quantum paths via dual-gas high harmonic generation

Willner, A., Tavella, F., Yeung, M., Dzelzainis, T., Kamperidis, C., Bakarezos, M., Adams, D., Riedel, R., Schulz, M., Hoffmann, M. C., Hu, W., Rossbach, J., Drescher, M., Yakovlev, V. S., Papadogiannis, N. A., Tatarakis, M., Dromey, B. & Zepf, M., Nov 2011, In : New Journal of Physics. 13, 113001.

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harmonic generations
gases
harmonic radiation
phase control
phase matching