TITLE

Thomas-Fermi model of Coulomb explosion of small molecules

AUTHOR(S)
Brewczyk, Miroslaw; Rza¸z.ewski, Kazimierz
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 525 Issue 1, p407
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We have developed the time-dependent Thomas-Fermi model of molecules exposed to an intense femtosecond laser pulses. We investigate the multielectron dissociative ionization of small molecules. Kinetic energy defect is considered for both linearly and circularly polarized laser pulses and is compared with recently performed experiments. Some predictions, not verified experimentally yet, are presented. Finally, we analyze lossless versus lossy versions of time-dependent Thomas-Fermi model. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
6028344

 

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