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A Far Infrared Super Radiant FEL

  • R. Bonifacio
  • B. Mc Neil
  • A. C. J. Paes
  • L. de Salvo
  • R. M. O. Galvão
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Abstract

The basic physics, results of 3–D simulations, and relevant parameters for the design of a far infrared FEL, which operates in the SASE superradiant short bunch regime, are presented. It is shown that a quite interesting device can be easily developed, with rather new features, producing coherent laser pulses with ∼10 psec duration and around 7 MW peak power.

Keywords

Free-electron lasers SASE GENESIS 1.3 BRAFEL 

Notes

Acknowledgement

Rodolfo Bonifacio acknowledges partial support from the Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Bonifacio
    • 1
  • B. Mc Neil
    • 2
  • A. C. J. Paes
    • 3
  • L. de Salvo
    • 1
  • R. M. O. Galvão
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas FísicasRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.SUPA, Department of PhysicsUniversity of StrathclydeGlasgowUK
  3. 3.IEAv, Instituto de Estudos AvancadosSão José dos CamposBrazil

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