Laser-wakefield acceleration of electrons driven by sub-5-fs pulses

S. W. Chou, J. Xu, D. Cardenas, D. Rivas, T. Wittmann, F. Krausz, S. Karsch, L. Veisz

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We report on the first laser-driven electron acceleration experiment with a sub-2-cycle multi-10-TW laser. About 10 MeV energy, few pC charge dark-current-free mono-energetic electron bunches together with indication of carrier-envelope-phase dependence were observed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2013
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529879
StatePublished - 2013
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2013 - Orlando, FL, United States
Duration: 6 Oct 201310 Oct 2013

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2013
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityOrlando, FL


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