Effect of diffraction on stimulated Brillouin scattering from a single laser hot spot

Eliseev, V.V.; Rozmus, W.; Tikhonchuk, V.T.; Capjack, C.E.
October 1996
Physics of Plasmas;Oct96, Vol. 3 Issue 10, p3754
Academic Journal
Reports on a single laser hot spot in an underdense plasma represented as a focused Gaussian laser beam. Stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) from the beam; Reflectivity from a single laser hot spot; SBS gain per one Rayleigh length of the incident laser beam.


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