X-ray generation by relativistic laser-accelerated electrons

S. Karsch, J. Wenz, K. Khrennikov, M. Heigoldt, A. Popp, A. Buck, J. Xu, L. Veisz, S. W. Chou, A. Maier, N. Kajumba, T. Seggebrock, F. Grüner, A. Guggenmos, U. Kleineberg, S. Schleede, M. Bech, P. Thibault, F. Pfeiffer

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Laser-wakefield-accelerated electrons were used to drive an all-optical undulator source, a 5-keV betatron X-ray source and a tunable quasi-monochromatic Compton-X-ray source. Also, we present a phase-contrast tomogram of a fly obtained with the betatron beam.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2014
PublisherOptical Society of American (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529992
StatePublished - 2014
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2014 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2014
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA


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