Volume 4, Issue 3
Numerical Simulation of Wake-Field Acceleration Using an Eulerian Vlasov Code

M. Shoucri

DOI:

Commun. Comput. Phys., 4 (2008), pp. 703-718.

Published online: 2008-09

Preview Full PDF 134 1055
Export citation
  • Abstract

We study the generation of nonlinear plasma wake fields by intense laser pulses, using an Eulerian code for the numerical solution of the fully relativistic one-dimensional (1D) Vlasov-Maxwell equations. The examination of the phase-space of the distribution function allows to study without numerical noise aspects of the particle acceleration by the wake-field generated by intense laser pulses, in the very low density regions of the phase-space. We study the effect of the thermal spread on the existence of accelerated beams, and we compare between results obtained from a circularly polarized wave and a linearly polarized wave. 

  • Keywords

  • AMS Subject Headings

  • Copyright

COPYRIGHT: © Global Science Press

  • Email address
  • BibTex
  • RIS
  • TXT
@Article{CiCP-4-703, author = {}, title = {Numerical Simulation of Wake-Field Acceleration Using an Eulerian Vlasov Code}, journal = {Communications in Computational Physics}, year = {2008}, volume = {4}, number = {3}, pages = {703--718}, abstract = {

We study the generation of nonlinear plasma wake fields by intense laser pulses, using an Eulerian code for the numerical solution of the fully relativistic one-dimensional (1D) Vlasov-Maxwell equations. The examination of the phase-space of the distribution function allows to study without numerical noise aspects of the particle acceleration by the wake-field generated by intense laser pulses, in the very low density regions of the phase-space. We study the effect of the thermal spread on the existence of accelerated beams, and we compare between results obtained from a circularly polarized wave and a linearly polarized wave. 

}, issn = {1991-7120}, doi = {https://doi.org/}, url = {http://global-sci.org/intro/article_detail/cicp/7812.html} }
TY - JOUR T1 - Numerical Simulation of Wake-Field Acceleration Using an Eulerian Vlasov Code JO - Communications in Computational Physics VL - 3 SP - 703 EP - 718 PY - 2008 DA - 2008/09 SN - 4 DO - http://doi.org/ UR - https://global-sci.org/intro/article_detail/cicp/7812.html KW - AB -

We study the generation of nonlinear plasma wake fields by intense laser pulses, using an Eulerian code for the numerical solution of the fully relativistic one-dimensional (1D) Vlasov-Maxwell equations. The examination of the phase-space of the distribution function allows to study without numerical noise aspects of the particle acceleration by the wake-field generated by intense laser pulses, in the very low density regions of the phase-space. We study the effect of the thermal spread on the existence of accelerated beams, and we compare between results obtained from a circularly polarized wave and a linearly polarized wave. 

M. Shoucri. (2020). Numerical Simulation of Wake-Field Acceleration Using an Eulerian Vlasov Code. Communications in Computational Physics. 4 (3). 703-718. doi:
Copy to clipboard
The citation has been copied to your clipboard