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FIREX project and effects of self-generated electric and magnetic fields on electron-driven fast ignition.
Año:2010
Áreas de investigación
  • Ingeniería mecánica, aeronaútica y naval
Datos
Descripción
Fast ignition is a new scheme in laser fusion, in which higher energy gain with a smaller laser pulse energy is expected. A cone target has been introduced for realizing higher coupling efficiency. At ILE, Osaka University, a laser with four beams and a total output of 10 kJ ps¿1, laser for fast ignition experiment (LFEX), has been constructed and we have carried out an integrated experiment with one beam of the LFEX. Through experiments it was found that the coupling efficiency is degraded when the laser pre-pulse is not sufficiently small. Namely, the main pulse is absorbed in the long-scale pre-plasma produced by the pre-pulse and the hot electron energy is higher than that for a clean pulse. Furthermore, the distance between the hot electron source and the core plasma is large. Hence, we are exploring how to overcome the pre-pulse effects on the cone target.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
No
Título de la revista
Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion
ISSN
1361-6587
Factor de impacto JCR
0
Información de impacto
Volumen
52
DOI
Número de revista
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1
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6
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Participantes
  • Participante: A. SUNAHARA (Institute of Laser Engineering,)
  • Participante: H. AZECHI (Institute of Laser Engineering,)
  • Participante: T. NAKAMURA (Institute of Laser Engineering,)
  • Participante: K. MIMA (Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries y UPM)
  • Participante: H. NISHIMURA (Institute of Laser Engineering,)
  • Autor: Pedro Velarde Mayol (UPM)
  • Participante: C. GARCIA (,)
  • Participante: H. SHIRAGA (Institute of Laser Engineering,)
  • Participante: H. NAGATOMO (Institute of Laser Engineering,)
  • Participante: T. JOHZAKI (Institute of Laser Engineering,)
Grupos de investigación, Departamentos, Centros e Institutos de I+D+i relacionados
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Fusión Nuclear Inercial y Tecnología de fusión
  • Centro o Instituto I+D+i: Instituto de Fusión Nuclear
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