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Transient collisionally excited X-ray laser in nickel-like zirconium pumped with the PHELIX laser facility

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A transient collisionally excited X-ray laser has been put into operation using the front end of the PHELIX laser system as a pump laser. Strong lasing at 22 nm has been observed in nickel-like zirconium.

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Neumayer, P., Seelig, W., Cassou, K. et al. Transient collisionally excited X-ray laser in nickel-like zirconium pumped with the PHELIX laser facility. Appl Phys B 78, 957–959 (2004).

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