Thomson scattering in the corona of laser-produced gold plasmas

Glenzer, S. H.; Back, C. A.; Estabrook, K. G.; MacGowan, B. J.
January 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1997, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p668
Academic Journal
Presents Thomson scattering measurements of the electron temperature in laser-produced gold plasmas. Irradiation of a flat gold disk target; Comparison of electron temperature measurements with hydrodynamic simulations; Loss of further energy from stimulated Brillouin and Raman scattering.


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