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Progress toward the long time confinement of large positron numbers

  • C. J. BakerEmail author
  • J. Jennings
  • A. Verma
  • J. Xu
  • M. H. Weber
  • K. G. Lynn
Regular Article
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. Topical issue: Electron/Positron Collision

Abstract

The requirements for, and recent progress toward, the long time confinement of large positron number using a novel microtrap array will be discussed, with reviews of previously published data highlighted in support of the current proposal.

Keywords

Topical issue: Electron/Positron Collision. Guest editors: Michael Brunger, Anne Lafosse, Gaetana Laricchia, Paulo Limao-Vieira and Nigel Mason 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. J. Baker
    • 1
    Email author
  • J. Jennings
    • 1
  • A. Verma
    • 1
  • J. Xu
    • 1
  • M. H. Weber
    • 1
  • K. G. Lynn
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Materials ResearchWashington State UniversityPullmanUSA

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