Accession Number:

ADA099913

Title:

Radiation from a Relativistic Electron Beam in a Molecular Medium due to Parametric Pumping by a Strong Electromagnetic Wave,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MARYLAND UNIV COLLEGE PARK LAB FOR PLASMA AND FUSION ENERGY STUDIES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Parametric interaction of longitudinal and transverse waves is studied for a system consisting of a relativistic electron beam interpenetrating a molecular medium. The analysis suggests new possibilities for free-electron generation of coherent radiation. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics
  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics
  • Quantum Theory and Relativity

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE