Laser Radiation Forces in Magnetized Plasmas.
NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C
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A linearly polarized laser beam produces a time-averaged radiative force along its electric vector when interacting with a magnetized plasma. This magnetic force, for a field of 5 MG, is as large as the ponderomotive force with a gradient scale of 3 micrometers. Author
- Lasers and Masers
- Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics