Cairo University

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Development of x-ray sources using PW laser systems at APRI GIST

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Hyung Taek Kim ; Kyoung Hwan Lee ; Hyeok Yun ; I Jong Kim ; Chul Min Kim ; Ki Hong Pae ; Jae Hee Sung ; Sung Ku Lee ; Tae Jun Yu ; Stéphane Sebban ; Fabien Tissandier ; Julien Gautier ; Adrien Depresseux ; Jaroslav Nejdl ; Michaela Kozlová ; Tae Moon Jeong ; Chang Hee Nam

A PW Ti:Sapphire laser with 30-J energy and 30-fs pulse duration has been developed at GIST and applied to generate x-rays and energetic charged particles. We present the status and plan of developing ultrashort x-ray sources and their applications. We successfully demonstrated x-ray lasers and their applications to high-resolution imaging. In addition, we plan to generate high flux x-ray/gamma-ray sources using the PW laser.© (2013) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.