Recombining plasmas produced by picosecond laser pulses are characterized by measuring ratio of intensities of resonance lines of H- and He-like ions in the plasmas. It is found that the rapidly recombining plasmas produced by picosecond laser pulses are suitable for high-gain operation.
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Laser And Particle Beams|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|
Zhang, J., Norreys, P. A., Tallents, G. J., Danson, C., Dwivedi, L., Holden, M., Holden, P. B., Key, M. H., Lewis, C., Macphee, A. G., Neely, D., Pert, G. J., Ramsden, S. A., Rose, S. J., Walsh, F., & You, Y. L. (1996). Characteristics of rapidly recombining plasmas suitable for high-gain X-ray laser action. Laser And Particle Beams, 14, 71-79.