Accession Number : ADP007047

Title :   X-Ray Spectral Determination of Electron Density in Dense Laser-Excited Targets,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT CHICAGO CIRCLE DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Luk, T. S. ; McPherson, A. ; Tate, D. A. ; Boyer, K. ; Rhodes, C. K.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The electron density of the x-ray emitting volume in a plasma produced by intense subpicosecond ultraviolet irradiation of UV-transparent targets is determined by measurement of the line ratio of dielectronic satellites from lithium-like ions.

Descriptors :   *PLASMAS(PHYSICS), *ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION, *X RAY SPECTRA, *COHERENT RADIATION, ELECTRON DENSITY, X RAY LASERS, IRRADIATION, COHERENT OPTICAL RADIATION, SHORT WAVELENGTHS, X RAY SPECTROSCOPY.

Subject Categories : Optics
      Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE