publication . Preprint . Article . 2016

A compact tunable polarized X-ray source based on laser-plasma helical undulators

Jorge Vieira; Jie Zhang; Su-Ming Weng; Ji Luo; Li Yu; Luis O. Silva; Ming Zeng; Zheng-Ming Sheng; Zheng-Ming Sheng; Min Chen; ...
Open Access English
  • Published: 05 Jul 2016
Abstract
Comment: 16 pages, 4 figures
Persistent Identifiers
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arXiv: Physics::Accelerator PhysicsPhysics::Optics
free text keywords: Physics - Plasma Physics, Article, Multidisciplinary, Plasma channel, Plasma acceleration, Radiation, Laser, law.invention, law, Synchrotron radiation, Undulator, Optics, business.industry, business, Photon, Elliptical polarization, Physics
Funded by
EC| LASERLAB-EUROPE
Project
LASERLAB-EUROPE
The Integrated Initiative of European Laser Research Infrastructures
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 654148
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
,
EC| EUCARD-2
Project
EUCARD-2
Enhanced European Coordination for Accelerator Research & Development
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 312453
  • Funding stream: FP7 | SP4 | INFRA
,
EC| EuPRAXIA
Project
EuPRAXIA
Proposal for a Horizon 2020 Design Study on the “European Plasma Research Accelerator with eXcellence In Applications“ (EuPRAXIA)
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 653782
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
,
RCUK| Lab in a bubble
Project
  • Funder: Research Council UK (RCUK)
  • Project Code: EP/N028694/1
  • Funding stream: EPSRC
,
RCUK| CRITICAL MASS: Collective radiation-beam-plasma interactions at high intensities
Project
  • Funder: Research Council UK (RCUK)
  • Project Code: EP/J018171/1
  • Funding stream: EPSRC
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Chen L., Dürr K. L. & Gouaux E. X-ray structures of AMPA receptor-cone snail toxin complexes illuminate activation mechanism. Science 345, 1021–1026 (2014).25103405 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

Bilderback D. H., Elleaume P. & Weckert E. Review of third and next generation synchrotron light sources. J. Phys. B At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 38, S773–S797 (2005). [OpenAIRE]

Wong L. J.. Towards grapheme plasmon-based free-electron infrared to X-ray sources. Nature Photon. 10, 46–52 (2016).

Phuoc K. T.. Laser based synchrotron radiation. Phys. Plasmas 12, 023101 (2005).

Tajima T. & Dawson J. M. Laser Electron Accelerator. Phys. Rev. Lett. 43, 267–270 (1979). [OpenAIRE]

Esarey E., Schroeder C. B. & Leemans W. P. Physics of laser-driven plasma-based electron accelerators. Rev. Mod. Phys. 81, 1229–1285 (2009). [OpenAIRE]

Hooker S. M.Developments in laser-driven plasma accelerators. Nature Photon. 7, 775–782 (2013).

Leemans W. P.. Multi-GeV electron beams from capillary-discharge-guided subpetawatt laser pulses in the self-trapping regime. Phys. Rev. Lett.113, 245002 (2014).25541775 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

Corde S.. Femtosecond x rays from laser-plasma accelerators. Rev. Mod. Phys.85, 1–48 (2013). [OpenAIRE]

Rousse A.. Production of a keV X-ray beam from synchrotron radiation in relativistic laser-plasma interaction. Phys. Rev. Lett.93, 135005 (2004).15524731 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

Cipiccia S.. Gamma-rays from harmonically resonant betatron oscillations in a plasma wake. Nature Phys. 7, 867–871 (2011).

Fourmaux S.. Single shot phase contrast imaging using laser-produced Betatron X-ray beams. Opt. Lett.36, 2426–2428 (2011).21725433 [PubMed]

Kneip S.. X-ray phase contrast imaging of biological specimens with femtosecond pulses of betatron radiation from a compact laser plasma wakefield accelerator. Appl. Phys. Lett.99, 093701 (2011).

Wenz J.. Quantitative X-ray phase-contrast microtomography from a compact laser-driven betatron source. Nature Commun. 6, 7568 (2015).26189811 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

44 references, page 1 of 3
Abstract
Comment: 16 pages, 4 figures
Persistent Identifiers
Subjects
arXiv: Physics::Accelerator PhysicsPhysics::Optics
free text keywords: Physics - Plasma Physics, Article, Multidisciplinary, Plasma channel, Plasma acceleration, Radiation, Laser, law.invention, law, Synchrotron radiation, Undulator, Optics, business.industry, business, Photon, Elliptical polarization, Physics
Funded by
EC| LASERLAB-EUROPE
Project
LASERLAB-EUROPE
The Integrated Initiative of European Laser Research Infrastructures
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 654148
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
,
EC| EUCARD-2
Project
EUCARD-2
Enhanced European Coordination for Accelerator Research & Development
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 312453
  • Funding stream: FP7 | SP4 | INFRA
,
EC| EuPRAXIA
Project
EuPRAXIA
Proposal for a Horizon 2020 Design Study on the “European Plasma Research Accelerator with eXcellence In Applications“ (EuPRAXIA)
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 653782
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
,
RCUK| Lab in a bubble
Project
  • Funder: Research Council UK (RCUK)
  • Project Code: EP/N028694/1
  • Funding stream: EPSRC
,
RCUK| CRITICAL MASS: Collective radiation-beam-plasma interactions at high intensities
Project
  • Funder: Research Council UK (RCUK)
  • Project Code: EP/J018171/1
  • Funding stream: EPSRC
44 references, page 1 of 3

Huxley H. E.. The use of synchrotron radiation in time-resolved X-ray diffraction studies of myosin layer-line reflections during muscle contraction. Nature 284, 140–143 (1980).7189013 [PubMed]

Chen L., Dürr K. L. & Gouaux E. X-ray structures of AMPA receptor-cone snail toxin complexes illuminate activation mechanism. Science 345, 1021–1026 (2014).25103405 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

Bilderback D. H., Elleaume P. & Weckert E. Review of third and next generation synchrotron light sources. J. Phys. B At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 38, S773–S797 (2005). [OpenAIRE]

Wong L. J.. Towards grapheme plasmon-based free-electron infrared to X-ray sources. Nature Photon. 10, 46–52 (2016).

Phuoc K. T.. Laser based synchrotron radiation. Phys. Plasmas 12, 023101 (2005).

Tajima T. & Dawson J. M. Laser Electron Accelerator. Phys. Rev. Lett. 43, 267–270 (1979). [OpenAIRE]

Esarey E., Schroeder C. B. & Leemans W. P. Physics of laser-driven plasma-based electron accelerators. Rev. Mod. Phys. 81, 1229–1285 (2009). [OpenAIRE]

Hooker S. M.Developments in laser-driven plasma accelerators. Nature Photon. 7, 775–782 (2013).

Leemans W. P.. Multi-GeV electron beams from capillary-discharge-guided subpetawatt laser pulses in the self-trapping regime. Phys. Rev. Lett.113, 245002 (2014).25541775 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

Corde S.. Femtosecond x rays from laser-plasma accelerators. Rev. Mod. Phys.85, 1–48 (2013). [OpenAIRE]

Rousse A.. Production of a keV X-ray beam from synchrotron radiation in relativistic laser-plasma interaction. Phys. Rev. Lett.93, 135005 (2004).15524731 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

Cipiccia S.. Gamma-rays from harmonically resonant betatron oscillations in a plasma wake. Nature Phys. 7, 867–871 (2011).

Fourmaux S.. Single shot phase contrast imaging using laser-produced Betatron X-ray beams. Opt. Lett.36, 2426–2428 (2011).21725433 [PubMed]

Kneip S.. X-ray phase contrast imaging of biological specimens with femtosecond pulses of betatron radiation from a compact laser plasma wakefield accelerator. Appl. Phys. Lett.99, 093701 (2011).

Wenz J.. Quantitative X-ray phase-contrast microtomography from a compact laser-driven betatron source. Nature Commun. 6, 7568 (2015).26189811 [OpenAIRE] [PubMed]

44 references, page 1 of 3
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