Enhanced particle acceleration via a cascade of autoresonance detrappings
The aim of this study was to enhance the acceleration of electrons by repeating consecutively a basic accelerating mechanism. This mechanism consists of trapping the particles in a travelling ponderomotive well, then autoresonance detrapping them allowing for considerable acceleration. The travelling well is generated by two counterpropagating electromagnetic waves along a uniform magnetic field.
Bibliographic Reference: Article: Physics Letters A, Vol. 240 (1998) pp. 77-84
Record Number: 199810843 / Last updated on: 1998-07-20
Original language: en
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