A soft X-ray laser utilizing charge exchange

  • Scully M
  • Louisell W
  • McKnight W
  • 2

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 31

    Citations

    Citations of this article.

Abstract

A scheme for a soft x-ray laser utilizing electron pickup in an excited state of a multiply ionized species is presented. Using a current source of 10 to 20 mA, we estimate a yield of ≈ 106x-ray quanta per pulse. The present scheme seems to be well within the realm of modern technology. © 1973.

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document

Authors

  • Marlan O. Scully

  • William H. Louisell

  • William B. McKnight

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free