Accession Number:

AD1021635

Title:

Noble Gas Plasmas with Metallic Conductivity: A New Light Source from a New State of Matter

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,15 Nov 2011,14 Nov 2015

Corporate Author:

University of California - Los Angeles Los Angeles United States

Report Date:

2015-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

Dense plasmas form a non-ideal, correlated state. We have recreated the plasma inside sono-luminescing bubbleswith sparks and laser breakdown, which has dramatically simplified their study. These plasmas can be used forrapid, broadband optical switching and high-harmonic generation.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE