Radiation produced by the modulated electron beam of a free electron laser
Neighbours, John Robert
Maruyama, Xavier K.
Buskirk, Fred Ramon
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The electron beam in a free electron laser (FEL) becomes axially modulated at the optical wave length of the FEL radiation. This electron beam passed through a gas may produce intense Cerenkov radiation. The effects of the radial and axial dimension of the electron bunches on the radiation are explored
NPS Report NumberNPS-61-86-013
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