One-dimensional simulations of ultrashort intense laser pulses on solid-density tragets

Lawson, William S.; Rambo, Peter W.; Larson, David J.
March 1997
Physics of Plasmas;Mar1997, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p788
Academic Journal
Examines the interaction of a high-power ultrashort pulse laser beam with a solid-density target at normal incidence. Simulations in one dimension of laser pulses with pre-ionized thin target; Duration of the laser pulse; Factors that influence the absorption mechanism for a normally incident pulse.


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