Efficient keV x-ray generation from 50 mJ KrF laser plasmas

Broughton, J.N.; Fedosejevs, R.
April 1992
Applied Physics Letters;4/13/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 15, p1818
Academic Journal
Examines the high conversion efficiency generation of kiloelectron volt x-ray from copper and iron targets using krypton fluoride laser plasmas. Determination of conversion efficiencies using aberration corrected focal length lens; Difference in x-ray responsivity for each target materials; Saturation of conversion efficiency at high total energies.


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