Principles of Beat-Wave Accelerators

  • U. de Angelis
  • R. Fedele
  • V. G. Vaccaro
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 29)


One of the most efficient ways of accelerating charged particles is to exploit the very large electric field associated with a longitudinal electrostatic wave.


Plasma Wave Density Perturbation Ponderomotive Force Longitudinal Electric Field Plasma Accelerator 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • U. de Angelis
    • 1
  • R. Fedele
    • 1
  • V. G. Vaccaro
    • 1
  1. 1.Sezione di NapoliDipartimento di Fisica dell’Università di Napoli and INFNNapoliItaly

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