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High-current capillary discharge with prepulse ablative plasma

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Levin, M. ; Racah Institute of Physics, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 91904, Israel ; Marcus, G. ; Pukhov, A. ; Zigler, A.
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Generation of axisymmetric stable, long plasma channels with temperatures of 8 eV and electron densities ∼1019cm-3 by a high-current evaporating-wall capillary discharge with prepulse ablative plasma is reported. Results of spectroscopic measurements of the temperature and electron density of plasma produced in a polyethylene capillary are presented. The discharge provides a convenient source of dense highly ionized plasmas for laser-plasma interaction studies. © 2003 American Institute of Physics.

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Journal of Applied Physics  (Volume:93 ,  Issue: 2 )