TITLE

Comment on “Phenomenological theory of laser-plasma interaction in ‘bubble' regime” [Phys. Plasmas 11, 5256 (2004)]

AUTHOR(S)
Rahmatollahpur, Sh.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Physics of Plasmas;May2010, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p054703
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A reliable analytical expression for the maximum energy (γmax) of the accelerated electrons in the bubble regime is derived. The presented equation is more consistent than the previous equation derived by Kostyukov et al. [Phys. Plasmas 11, 5256 (2004)]. The (γmax) derived by I. Kostyukov et al. was two time larger than γmax observed in the particle in the cell (PIC) simulations. This new equation explains the monoenergetic electron energy more accurately in the relativistic regime and is in consistence with the observed PIC simulations.
ACCESSION #
51059779

 

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