Free-electron lasers and their applications

P. Dobiasch, K. L. Hohla, Pierre Meystre

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Abstract

We review the classical theory of the free-electron laser and discuss possible applications in laser fusion, laser-induced chemistry, biochemistry, and solid-state physics. The possibility of using optical wigglers to reach the VUV and soft X-ray regimes is also analysed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)91-119
Number of pages29
JournalOptics and Lasers in Engineering
Volume4
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes

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Solid state physics
Laser fusion
laser fusion
biochemistry
Wigglers
Biochemistry
solid state physics
Free electron lasers
free electron lasers
chemistry
X rays
Lasers
lasers
x rays

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  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Free-electron lasers and their applications. / Dobiasch, P.; Hohla, K. L.; Meystre, Pierre.

In: Optics and Lasers in Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 2, 1983, p. 91-119.

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Dobiasch, P. ; Hohla, K. L. ; Meystre, Pierre. / Free-electron lasers and their applications. In: Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 1983 ; Vol. 4, No. 2. pp. 91-119.
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