Physical Modeling of Laser-Induced Breakdown of Glass
We made a physical model for investigation of laser-induced breakdown of glass. To estimate the laser energy absorption through electron heating, we derive a power transfer rate equation and an electron number density equation for a steady state as a function of temperature and electric field. Numerical simulations using the derived equations show that the laser power absorption dependence of glass on temperature and electric field strength.
KeywordsImpact Ionization Capture Cross Section Electron Number Density Electron Heating Multiphoton Absorption
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