Journal

List of peer-reviewed publications

Area of Research: Source Development
  • 'Laser-driven proton acceleration: source optimization and radiographic applications', M Borghesi, A Bigongiari, S Kar, A Macchi, L Romagnani, P Audebert, J Fuchs, T Toncian, O Willi, S V Bulanov, A. J Mackinnon and J C Gauthier, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion, 50, 124040 (2008).
  • 'Laser proton acceleration in a water spray target', S. Ter-Avetisyan, M. Schnürer, P. V. Nickles, M. B. Smirnov, W. Sandner, A. Andreev, K. Platonov, J. Psikal, and V. Tikhonchuk, Phys. Plasmas, 15, 083106 (2008).
  • 'First demonstration of collimation and monochromatisation of a laser accelerated proton burst', S. Ter-Avetisyan, M. Schnurer, R. Polster, P.V. Nickles and W. Sandner, Laser Part. Beams, 26, 637 (2008).
  • 'Stable GeV ion beam acceleration from thin foils by circular polarised laser pulses', B. Qiao, M. Zepf, M. Borghesi and M. Geissler, Phys. Rev. Lett., 102, 145002 (2009).
  • 'Correlation of spectral, spatial, and angular characteristics of an ultrashort laser driven proton source', S. Ter-Avetisyan, M. Schnürer, P. V. Nickles, W. Sandner, T. Nakamura, and K. Mima, Phys. Plasmas, 16, 043108 (2009).
  • 'Characterization and control of ion sources from ultra-short high-intensity laser-foil interaction', S Ter-Avetisyan, M Borghesi, M Schnurer, P V Nickles, W Sandner, A A Andreev, T Nakamura and K Mima, Plasma Phys. Contr. Fusion, 51, 124046 (2009).
  • 'Laser acceleration of low emittance, high energy ions and applications', J. Fuchs, P. Audebert, M. Borghesi, H. Pepin, O.Willi,  C. R. Physique, 10, 176 (2009).
  • 'On the ion acceleration by high power electromagnetic waves in the radiation pressure dominated regime', S.V.Bulanov, T. Zh. Esirkepov, F. Pegoraro, M. Borghesi, C. R. Physique, 10, 216  (2009).
  • 'Propagation of Relativistic Electrons in Low Density Foam Targets', B.Ramakrishna, P. A. Wilson, K.Quinn, L.Romagnani, M.Borghesi, A.Pipahl, O.Willi, L.Lancia, J.Fuchs, R.J.Clarke, M.Notley. W. Nazarov,  Astrophysics and Space Science, 322, 161 (2009).
  • 'Application of laser-driven proton beams to the radiography of intense laser-hohlraum interactions', G. Sarri, C. A. Cecchetti, C. M. Brown, D. J. Hoarty, S. James, J. Morton, M. E. Dieckmann, R. Jung, O. Willi, and M. Borghesi, New J Phys, 12, 045006  (2010).
  • 'Carbon ion acceleration from thin foil targets irradiated by  ultrahigh contrast (1010), ultraintense (7×1020 Wcm-2) laser  pulses', D C Carroll, O Tresca, R Prasad, L Romagnani, P Foster, P Gallegos, S TerAvetisyan, J S Green, M Streeter, N Dover, C Palmer, C Brenner, F H Cameron, K  E Quinn, J Schreiber, Z Najmudin, M Zepf, D Neely, M Borghesi, and P  McKenna, New J Phys, 12, 045020 (2010).
  • 'The TARANIS laser: a multi-Terawatt system for laser-plasma investigations', T. Dzelzainis, G. Nersisyan, D. Riley, B. Ramakrishna, L. Romagnani, M. Borghesi, D. Doria, B. Dromey, M. Makita, S. White, S. Kar, D. Marlow, G. Sarri, M. Zepf and C. L. S. Lewis, Laser Part. Beams 28, 451 (2010).
  • 'Tomography of a laser-driven proton source', S. Ter-Avetisyan, M. Schnürer, P. V. Nickles, W. Sandner, M. Borghesi, T. Nakamura, and K. Mima, Phys. Plasmas, 17, 063101 (2010).
  • 'Shock creation and particle acceleration driven by plasma expansion into a rarefied medium', G. Sarri, M. E. Dieckmann, I. Kourakis, and M. Borghesi, Phys.Plasmas, 17, 082305 (2010).
  • 'Creation of persistent and smooth mm-scale laser driven channels in underdense plasmas of relevance to Fast Ignition', G. Sarri, K.L. Lancaster, R. Trines, E.L. Clark, S. Hassan, J. Jiang, N. Kageiwa, N. Lopes, R. Ramis, A. Rehman, C. Russo, R.H.H. Scott, T. Tanimoto, M. Temporal, M. Borghesi, J.R. Davies, Z. Najmudin, K.A. Tanaka, M. Tatarakis, and P. A. Norreys, Phys. Plasmas, 17, 113303 (2010).
  • 'Generation and optimization of electron currents along the walls of a conical target for fast ignition', S Micheau, A. Debayle, E. d’Humieres, J,Honrubia, B. Qiao, M. Zepf, M.Borghesi, M. Geissler, Phys. Plasmas, 17, 122703 (2010).
  • 'Proton acceleration using 50 fs, high intensity Astra-Gemini laser pulses,’ R. Prasad, S. Ter- Avetisyan, D. Doria, K.E. Quinn, L. Romagnani, P.S. Foster C.M. Brenner, J.S. Green, P. Gallegos,  M.J.V. Streeter, D.C. Carroll, O. Tresca, N. Dover, C.A.J. Palmer, J. Schreiber, D. Neely,  Z. Najmudin, P. McKenna , M. Zepf, and M. Borghesi, Nuclear Inst. Meth.. A, 653, 113 (2011).
  • Radiochromic film spectroscopy of laser-accelerated proton beams using the FLUKA code and dosimetry traceable to primary standards’, D. Kirby, S. Green, F. Fiorini, D. Parker, L. Romagnani, D. Doria, S. Kar, C. L. Lewis, M. Borghesi, H. Palmans, Laser and Particle Beams, 29, 231 (2011).
  • On the investigation of fast electron beam filamentation in laser-irradiated solid targets using multi-MeV proton emission’, M.N. Quinn, D.C. Carroll, , X.H. Yuan, M. Borghesi, R.J. Clarke, R.G.  Evans, J. Fuchs, P. Gallegos, L. Lancia, K. Quinn, A.P.L. Robinson , L. Romagnani, G. Sarri, C. Spindloe, P.A.  Wilson, D. Neely and P. McKenna, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion, 53, 124012 (2011).
  • Stable ion radiation pressure acceleration with intense laser pulses’, B. Qiao, M. Geissler, S. Kar, M. Borghesi, M. Zepf, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion, 53, 124009 (2011).
  • Plasma density dependence of electromagnetic solitons formation following the propagation of an intense laser pulse through an underdense plasma’, G. Sarri, S. Kar, L. Romagnani, S. V. Bulanov, C. A. Cecchetti, M. Galimberti, L. Gizzi, R. Heatcote, R. Jung, I. Kourakis, J. Osterholz, A. Schiavi, O. Willi and M. Borghesi, Phys. Plasmas, 18, 088704 (2011).
  • Conditions for efficient and stable ion acceleration by moderate circularly polarized laser pulses at intensities of 1020 W/cm 2, B. Qiao, M. Zepf, P. Gibbon, M. Borghesi, B. Dromey, S. Kar, J. Schreiber, and M. Geissler, Phys. Plasmas. 18, 043102 (2011).
  • Properties of a Plasma-Based Laser-Triggered Micro-Lens’, T. Toncian, M. Amin, M. Borghesi, C.A. Cecchetti, R.C. Clarke, J. Fuchs, R. Jung, M. Notley, A. C. Pipahl, P. A. Wilson, O. Willi, AIP Advances, 1, 022142 (2011).
  • Dosimetry and spectral analysis of a radiobiological experiment using laser-driven proton beams’, F. Fiorini, D. Kirby, M. Borghesi, D. Doria, J.C. Jeynes, F.K. Kakolee , S. Kar, S. Kaur, K. Kirby, M. Merchant and S. Green, Phys. Med. Biology, 56, 6969 (2011).
  • Two-dimensional particle-in-cell simulation of a plasma expansion into a rarefied medium’, G Sarri, G C Murphy, M E Dieckmann, I Kourakis, M Borghesi, L O C Drury, A Ynnerman, New J. Phys., 13, 073023 (2011).
  • Relativistic plasma surfaces as an efficient second harmonic generator’, M J V Streeter, P S Foster, F H Cameron, M Borghesi, C Brenner, D C Carroll, E Divall, N P Dover, B Dromey, P Gallegos, J S Green, S Hawkes, C J Hooker, S Kar, P McKenna, S R Nagel, Z Najmudin, C A J Palmer, R Prasad, K E Quinn, P P Rajeev, A P L Robinson, L Romagnani, J Schreiber, C Spindloe, S Ter-Avetisyan, O Tresca, M Zepf and D Neely, New J. Phys. 13, 023041 (2011).
  • Ion flux and energy conversion efficiency following thin and ultra-thin foil irradiation by ultra-high intensity and ultra-high contrast laser pulses’, R. Prasad, S. Ter- Avetisyan, D. Doria, K.E. Quinn, L. Romagnani, C.M. Brenner, D.C. Carroll, P.S. Foster, P. Gallegos, J.S. Green, M.J.V. Streeter, O. Tresca, N. Dover, C.A.J. Palmer, J. Schreiber, D. Neely,  Z. Najmudin, P. McKenna, Z. Najmudin, C.A.J.Palmer, J. Schreiber, M. Streeter, O.Tresca, M. Zepf, and M. Borghesi, Appl. Phys. Lett., 99, 121054 (2011).
  • A bright negative ion source from ultra-intense laser-matter interaction’, S. Ter-Avetisyan, B.Ramakrishna, M. Borghesi, D. Doria, M.Zepf. G. Sarri, L. Ehrentraut, A. Andreev, P.V. Nickles, S. Steinke, M. Schnürer, and V. Tikhonchuk, Appl. Phys. Lett., 99, 051501 (2011).
  • Generation of a purely electrostatic collisionless shock during the expansion of a dense plasma through a rarefied medium’, G. Sarri, M. Dieckmann, I. Kourakis, M. Borghesi, Phys, Rev. Lett., 107, 025003 (2011).
  • Ballistic focussing of poly-energetic protons driven by petawatt laser pulses’, S. Kar, K. Markey, M. Borghesi, D.C. Carroll, P. McKenna, D. Neely, M. Quinn, and M. Zepf, Phys. Rev. Lett., 106, 225003 (2010).
  • Spatially resolved measurements of laser filamentation in long scale length underdense plasmas with and without beam smoothing’, G.Sarri, C. A. Cecchetti, R. Jung, P. Hobbs. S. James, J. Lockyear, R.M. Stevenson, D. J. Hoarty, O. Willi, M. Borghesi, Phys. Rev. Lett.,106, 095001 (2011).
  • Ion Acceleration by Superintense Laser Pulses’, A.Macchi, M.Borghesi, M. Passoni, submitted to Rev. Mod Phys. (2012)
  • Dynamics of large amplitude magnetic fields at the front and rear surfaces of thin foils irradiated by ultra intense laser pulses’, G. Sarri, X. H. Yang, A. Macchi, L. Romagnani, S. Kar, M. E. Dieckmann, I. Kourakis, R. Jung, J. Osterholz, O. Willi, J. Fuchs, C. A. Cecchetti, L. A. Gizzi, A. Schiavi, F. Pegoraro, M. Galimberti, R. Heatcote, A. P. L. Robinson, and M. Borghesi, submitted to Phys. Rev. Lett. (2012)
  • ‘Ion acceleration in multispecies targets driven by intense laser radiation pressure’, S. Kar, K.F. Kakolee, B. Qiao, M. Cerchez, D. Doria, M. Geissler, A. Macchi, P. McKenna, D. Neely, J. Osterholz, R. Prasad, K. Quinn, G. Sarri, O. Willi, X.Y Yuan, M. Zepf, and M. Borghesi, submitted to Phys. Rev. Lett. (2012).
  • Charge equilibrium of a laser generated carbon ion beam in warm dense matter’, M. Gauthier, S. N. Chen, A. Levy, P. Audebert, C. Blancard, T. Ceccotti, M. Cerchez, D. Doria, V. Floquet, E. Lamour, C. Peth, L. Romagnani, J-P. Rozet, M. Scheinder, R. Shepherd, T. Toncian, D. Vernhet, O. Willi, M. Borghesi, G. Faussurier, J. Fuchs, submitted to Phys, Rev. Lett. (2012).
  • On the stability of electrostatic, unmagnetized and nonrelativistic supernova remnant shocks’, M. E. Dieckmann, H. Ahmed, G. Sarri, D. Doria, I.Kourakis, L. Romagnani and M. Borghesi, submitted to New J. Phys. (2012).
  • Magnetic field dynamics in double-pulse laser-plasma interaction’, X.H.Yang, M.E. Dieckmann, G. Sarri, M. Borghesi, submitted to Phys. Plasmas (2012).
  • ‘Focusing dynamics of high-energy density, laser-driven ion beam’s, S. N. Chen, E. d’Humières, E. Lefebvre, L. Romagnani, T. Toncian, P. Antici, P. Audebert, E.  Brambrink, C. A. Cecchetti, T. Kudyakov, A. Pipahl, Y. Sentoku, M. Borghesi, O. Willi, J.  Fuchs, Phys. Rev. Lett , 108, 055001 (2012).
  • Dominance of radiation pressure in ion acceleration with linearly polarized pulses at intensities of 1021 W/cm2, B.Qiao, S.Kar, M.Geissler, P. Gibbon, M. Zepf and M. Borghesi, Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 115002 (2012).
  • Weibel-induced filamentation during an ultrafast, laser-driven plasma expansion’, K. Quinn, M. E. Dieckmann, L. Romagnani, B. Ramakrishna, G. Sarri, P. A. Wilson, J. Fuchs, L. Lancia, A. Pipahl, T. Toncian, O. Willi, R.J. Clarke, M. Notley, A. Macchi, and M. Borghesi, Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 135001 (2012).
  • Soft X-ray harmonic comb from relativistic electron spikes’, A. S. Pirozhkov, M. Kando, T. Zh. Esirkepov, P. Gallegos, H. Ahmed, E. N. Ragozin, A. Ya. Faenov, T. A. Pikuz, T. Kawachi, A. Sagisaka, J. K. Koga, M. Coury, J. Green, P. Foster, C. Brenner, B. Dromey, D. R. Symes, M. Mori, K. Kawase, T. Kameshima, Y. Fukuda, L. Chen, I. Daito, K. Ogura, Y. Hayashi, H. Kotaki, H. Kiriyama, H. Okada, N. Nishimori, T. Imazono, K. Kondo, T. Kimura, T. Tajima, H. Daido, P. Rajeev, P. McKenna, M. Borghesi, D. Neely, Y. Kato, S. V. Bulanov, Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 135004(2012).
  • PIC simulation of the expansion of an initially unmagnetized circular plasma cloud into vacuum: Magnetic field topology and growth mechanisms’, M. E. Dieckmann, G. Sarri, G. C. Murphy, A. Bret, L. Romagnani, I. Kourakis, M. Borghesi, A. Ynnerman, L. O’C. Drury, New. J. Phys. 14, 023007 (2012).
  • Biological effectiveness on live cells of laser driven protons at dose rates exceeding 109 Gy/s’, D.Doria, K.Kakolee, S.Kar, S.Litt, F. Fiorini, H.Ahmed, S.Green, J.C.Jeynes, J.Kavanagh, D.Kirby, K.Kirkby, M.Merchant, G. Nersisyan, R.Prasad, K.M. Prise, G.Schettino, M.Zepf, M.Borghesi, AIP Advances, 2, 011209 (2012).
  • Fast-electron self-collimation in a plasma density gradient’, X. H. Yang, M. Borghesi, A. P. L. Robinson, Phys. Plasmas, 19, 062702 (2012).
  • Particle simulation study of electron heating by counterstreaming ion beams: Saturation mechanisms’, M E Dieckmann, E Perez Alvaro, A Bret, G. Sarri, I. Kourakis and M. Borghesi, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion (2012).
  • MeV negative ion source from ultra-intense laser-matter interaction’, S. Ter-Avetisyan, B.Ramakrishna, D. Doria, R. Prasad, G,Sarri, M. Zepf, M. Borghesi,  A. Andreev, P.V. Nickles, S. Steinke, M. Schnürer, and V. Tikhonchuk, Rev. Sci. Inst., 83, 02A710 (2012).
  • ‘Ethanol (C2H5OH) spray of sub-micron droplets for laser driven negative ion source’, R.Prasad, M. Borghesi, F. Abicht, S. Steinke, H. Stiel, M. Schnurer,and S. Ter-Avetisyan, Rev. Sci. Inst., 83, 083301(2012).
Area of Research: Diagnostics
  • 'Complementary Ion and XUV spectrometer for laser-plasma diagnosis',  S. Ter-Avetisyan, B. Ramakrishna, D. Doria, G. Sarri, M. Zepf, M. Borghesi, L. Ehrentraut, H. Stiel, S. Steinke, G. Priebe, M. Schnürer, P. V. Nickles and W. Sandner, Rev. Sci. Instr., 80, 103302 (2009).
  • 'Diagnostic of laser contrast using target reflectivity', A. S. Pirozhkov, I. W. Choi, J. H. Sung, S. K. Lee, T. J. Yu, T. M. Jeong, I J. Kim, N. Hafz, C. M. Kim, K. H. Pae, Y.-C. Noh, D.-K. Ko, J. Lee, A. P. L. Robinson, P. Foster, S. Hawkes, M. Streeter, C. Spindloe, P. McKenna, D. C. Carroll, C.-G. Wahlström, M. Zepf, D. Adams, B. Dromey, K. Markey, S. Kar, Y. T. Li, M. H. Xu, H. Nagatomo, M. Mori, A. Yogo, H. Kiriyama, K. Ogura, A. Sagisaka, S. Orimo, M. Nishiuchi, H. Sugiyama, T. Zh. Esirkepov, H. Okada, S. Kondo, S. Kanazawa, Y. Nakai, A. Akutsu, T. Motomura, M. Tanoue, T. Shimomura, M. Ikegami, I. Daito, M. Kando, T. Kameshima, P. Bolton, S. V. Bulanov, H. Daido, and D. Neely, Appl. Phys. Lett., 94, 241102 (2009).
  • 'Time and space resolved interferometry for detecting plasma expansion from solid targets', P.Antici, J. Fuchs, M.Borghesi, T. Grismayer, S. Atzeni, C.A.  Cecchetti, L. Gremillet, A. Mancic, P. Mora, A.C. Pipahl, A. Schiavi, T. Toncian T, O. Willi, P. Audebert, Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics, 175, 139 (2009).
  • 'Progress in proton radiography for diagnosis of ICF-relevant plasmas', M.Borghesi, G.Sarri, C.A. Cecchetti, I. Kourakis, D. Hoarty, R.M.Stevenson, S.James, C.D.Brown, P.Hobbs, J.Lockyear, J.Morton, O.Willi, R. Jung, M.Dieckmann, Laser  Part. Beams, 28, 277 (2010).
  • 'Observation of magnetized soliton remnants in the wake of intense laser pulse propagation through plasmas', L.Romagnani, A. Bigongiari, S. Kar, S.V. Bulanov, C.A. Cecchetti, M. Galimberti, T. Zh. Esirkepov, R. Jung, T. V. Lyseikina A. Macchi, J. Osterholtz, F. Pegoraro, O. Willi and M. Borghesi, Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 175002 (2010).
  • 'Observation of Postsoliton Expansion Following Laser Propagation through an Underdense Plasma', G. Sarri, D.K. Singh, J.R. Davies, F. Fiuza, K. L. Lancaster, E. L. Clark, S. Hassan, J. Jian, N. Kageiwa, N. Lopes, A. Rehman, C. Russo, R.H.H. Scott, T. Tanimoto, Z. Najmudin, K.A. Tanaka, M. Tatarakis, M. Borghesi, P.A. Norreys, Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 175007 (2010).
  • 'Observation and characterization of laser-driven phase space electron holes', G.Sarri, M.E.Dieckmann, C.R.D Brown, C.A.Cecchetti, D. J. Hoarty, S. F. James, R.Jung, I.Kourakis, H.Schamel, O. Willi, M. Borghesi, Phys. Plasmas, 17, 010701 (2010).
  • 'Observation of Quasimonoenergetic Protons in Laser Spray-Target Interaction', B. Ramakrishna, A. Andreev, M.Murakami , M. Borghesi, L.Ehrentraut,  P.V. Nickles, W. Sandner, M. Schnürer, S. Steinke, V. Tikhonchuk and  S. Ter-Avetisyan, Phys. Plasmas 17, 083113 (2010).
  • 'Simulation of a collisionless electrostatic shock in a proton-electron plasma with a strong initial thermal pressure change', M.E. Dieckmann, G. Sarri, L.Romagnani, I. Kourakis and M. Borghesi, Plasma Phys, Control. Fusion, 52, 025001 (2010).
  • 'Optimization of flat-cone target for enhanced laser-acceleration of protons', P.Antici, S. Gaillard, L. Gremillet, M. Amin, M. Nakatsutsumi, L. Romagnani, M. Tampo, T. Toncian, R. Kodama, P. Audebert, H. Pépin, O. Willi, M. Borghesi, T. Cowan, J. Fuchs, Nucl. Instr. and Meth. Phys. Res. A, 620, 14 (2010).
  • 'Ion diagnostics for laser plasma experiments', S. Ter-Avetisyan, L. Romagnani, M. Borghesi, M. Schnurer, P.V. Nickles,  Nucl. Instr. and Meth. Phys. Res. A, 623. 709 (2010).
  • 'Calibration of Thomson parabola – MCP assembly for multi-MeV ion spectroscopy', R. Prasad, D. Doria, P. Foster, K. Quinn, L. Romagnani, S. Ter- Avetisyan, P. Gallegos, D. Carroll, O. Tresca, C. Palmer, J. Schreiber, D. Neely, Z. Najmudin, P. McKenna, M. Zepf, and M. Borghesi, Nucl. Instr. and Meth. Phys. Res. A, 623, 712 (2010). 
  • 'Dependence of the Ion Energy on the Parameters of the Laser Pulse  and Target in the Radiation-Pressure-Dominated Regime of Acceleration', E. Yu. Echkina, I. N. Inovenkov, T. Zh. Esirkepov, F. Pegoraro,  M. Borghesi, and S. V. Bulanov, Plasma Phys. Rep., 36, 15(2010).
  • 'Spatially Resolved Measurements of Laser Filamentation in Long Scale Length Underdense Plasmas with and without Beam Smoothing', G.Sarri, C. A. Cecchetti, R. Jung, P. Hobbs. S. James, J. Lockyear, R.M. Stevenson, D. J. Hoarty, O. Willi, M. Borghesi, Physical Review Letters (2011).
  • Effects of external axial magnetic field on fast electron propagation’, X. H. Yang, M. Borghesi, B. Qiao, M. Geissler, and A. P. L. Robinson, Phys. Plasmas, 18, 093102 (2011).
Area of Research: Application
  • 'Magnetic field measurements in a laser produced plasma by proton deflectrometry', C. A. Cecchetti, M. Borghesi, J. Fuchs, G. Schurtz, S. Kar, A. Macchi, L. Romagnani, P. A. Wilson, P. Antici, R. Jung, J. Osterholtz, C. A. Pipahl, O. Willi, A. Schiavi, M. Notley, and D. Neely, Phys. Plasmas, 16, 043102 (2009).
  • 'Application of proton radiography in experiments of relevance to inertial confinement fusion', G.Sarri, M.Borghesi, C.A.Cecchetti, L.Romagnani, R.Jung, O.Willi, D.J.Hoarty, C.M.Brown, S.James, R.M.Stevenson, P.Hobbs, J.Lockyear, S.V.Bulanov and F. Pegoraro,  Eur. Phys J. D, 55, 299 (2009).
  • 'Observation of the transient charging of a laser-irradiated solid', K. Quinn, P.A. Wilson, B. Ramakrishna, G. Sarri, L. Romagnani, A. Pipahl, O. Willi, L. Lancia, J. Fuchs, D. Carroll, M. Quinn, P. Gallegos, X. Yuan, P. McKenna, M. Notley, R. J. Clarke, A. Macchi, and M. Borghesi, Eur. Phys J. D, 55, 293 (2009).
  • 'Submicron ionography of nanostructures using a femtosecond-laser-driven-cluster-based source', A. Ya. Faenov, T. A. Pikuz, Y. Fukuda, M. Kando, H. Kotaki, T. Homma, K. Kawase, T. Kameshima, A. Pirozhkov, A. Yogo, M. Tampo, M. Mori, H. Sakaki, Y. Hayashi, T. Nakamura, S. A. Pikuz, Jr., I. Yu. Skobelev, S. V. Gasilov, A. Giulietti, C. A. Cecchetti, A. S. Boldarev, V. A. Gasilov, A. Magunov, S. Kar, M. Borghesi, P. Bolton, H. Daido, T. Tajima, Y. Kato, and S. V. Bulanov, Appl. Phys. Lett.,  95, 101107 (2009).
  • 'Ionography of nanostructures with the use of a laser plasma of cluster target', A. Ya. Faenov, T. A. Pikuz, Y. Fukuda, M. Kando, H. Kotaki, T. Homma, K. Kawase, T. Kameshima, A. Pirozhkov, A. Yogo, M. Tampo, M. Mori, H. Sakaki, I. Hayashi, T. Nakamura, S. A. Pikuz, Jr., V. Kartashev, I. Yu. Skobelev, A. Giulietti, C. A. Checchetti, A. S. Boldarev, V. A. Gasilov, A. I. Magunov, S. Kar, M. Borghesi, P. Bolton, H. Daido, T. Tajima, I. Kato, and S. V. Bulanov, JETP Lett., 89, 485 (2009).
  • 'Ionography of submicron foils and nanostructures using ion flow generated in FS-laser cluster plasma', A.Ya. Faenov, T.A. Pikuz, S.A. Pikuz Jr., Y. Fukuda, M. Kando, H.Kotaki, T. Homma, K. Kawase, T. Kameshima, A. Pirozhkov, A. Yogo, M. Tampo, V. Kartashev, I.Yu. Skobelev, S.V. Gasilov, A.S. Boldarev, V.A. Gasilov, A. Magunov, S. Kar, M.Borghesi, A. Giulietti, C.A. Cecchetti, M. Mori, H. Sakaki, Y. Hayashi, P. Bolton, T. Nakamura, H. Daido, T. Tajima, Y. Kato, and S.V. Bulanov, Contrib. Plasma Phys., 49, 507 (2009).
  • 'Observation and characterization of laser-driven phase space electron holes', G. Sarri, M. E. Dieckmann, C. R. D. Brown, C. A. Cecchetti, D. J. Hoarty, S. F. James, R. Jung, I. Kourakis, H. Schamel, O. Willi, and M. Borghesi, Phys. Plasmas, 17, 010701 (2009)
  • 'Laser driven ultrafast field propagation on solid surfaces', K. Quinn, P. A. Wilson, C. A. Cecchetti, B. Ramakrishna, L. Romagnani, G. Sarri, L. Lancia, J. Fuchs,
    A. Pipahl, T. Toncian, O. Willi, R. J. Clarke, D. Neely, M. Notley, P. Gallegos, D. C. Carroll, M. N. Quinn, X. H. Yuan, P. McKenna, T.V. Liseykina, A. Macchi and M. Borghesi, Phys. Rev. Lett., 102, 194801 (2009).
  • 'Modified proton radiography arrangement for the detection of ultrafast field fronts', K. Quinn, P. A. Wilson, B. Ramakrishna, L. Romagnani, G. Sarri, C. A. Cecchetti, L. Lancia, J. Fuchs, A. Pipahl, T. Toncian, O. Willi, R. J. Clarke, D. Neely, M. Notley, P. Gallegos, D. C. Carroll, M. N. Quinn, X. H. Yuan, P. McKenna, and M. Borghesi, Rev. Sci. Instruments, 80, 113506 (2009).
  • 'Superthermal and Efficient-Heating Modes in the Interaction of a Cone Target with Ultraintense Laser Light', H. Nakamura, B. Chrisman, T. Tanimoto, M. Borghesi, K. Kondo, M. Nakatsutsumi, T. Norimatsu, M. Tampo,  K. A. Tanaka, T. Yabuuchi, Y. Sentoku, and R. Kodama, Phys. Rev. Lett., 102, 045009 (2009).
  • 'Coherent X-ray production via pulse reflection from laser-driven dense electron sheets', B.Qiao, M. Zepf, M. Borghesi, B. Dromey and M. Geissler, New J Phys., 11, 103042 (2009).
  • 'Electric field dynamics and ion acceleration in the self-channeling of a superintense laser pulse', A.Macchi, F.Ceccherini, F.Cornolti. S. Kar, M. Borghesi, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion, 51, 024005 (2009).
  • 'One-dimensional particle simulation of the filamentation instability: Electrostatic field driven by the magnetic pressure gradient force', M.E. Dieckmann, G.Rowlands, I.Kourakis, M.Borghesi, Phys. Plasmas, 16, 074502 (2009).
  • 'Laser-driven fast electron dynamics in gaseous media under the influence of large electric fields', D. Batani, S. D. Baton, M. Manclossi, D. Piazza, M. Koenig, A. Benuzzi-Mounaix, H. Popescu, C. Rousseaux, M. Borghesi, C. Cecchetti, and A. Schiavi, Phys. Plasmas, 16, 033104 (2009).
  • 'Laser-driven proton acceleration and applications: recent results', M.Borghesi, T. Toncian, J.Fuchs, C. A. Cecchetti, L.Romagnani, S.Kar, K.Quinn, B.Ramakrishna, P.A.Wilson, P.Antici, P.Audebert, E. Brambrink, A.Pipahl, R.Jung, M.Amin, O.Willi, R.J.Clarke, M.Notley, P.Mora, T.Grismayer, E.D'Humieres and Y. Sentoku, Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics, 175, 105 (2009).
  • 'LET dependence of GafChromic films and an ion chamber in low-energy proton dosimetry', D. Kirby, S. Green, H. Palmans, R. Hugtenburg, C. Wojnecki and D. Parker,  Phys. Med. Biol., 55, 417 (2010).
  • 'Hot electrons transverse refluxing in ultra-intense laser-solid interactions', S. Buffechoux, J. Psikal, M. Nakatsutsumi, L. Romagnani, A. Andreev, K. Zeil, M. Amin, P. Antici, T. Burris, A. Compant-La-Fontaine, E. d'Humières, S. Fourmaux, S. Gaillard, F. Gobet, F. Hannachi, S. Kraft, A. Mancic, C. Plaisir, G. Sarri, M. Tarisien, T. Toncian, U. Schramm, M. Tampo, P. Audebert, O. Willi, T.E. Cowan, H. Pépin, V. Tikhonchuk, M. Borghesi, J. Fuchs, Phys Rev Letters , 105, 015005 (2010).
  • 'Radiation pressure acceleration of ion beams from nanofoil targets: The leaky light-sail regime', B.Qiao, M. Zepf, M. Borghesi, B. Dromey, M. Geissler, A. Karmakar, P. Gibbon,  Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 155002 (2010).
  • 'Application of laser-driven proton beams to the radiography of intense laser-hohlraum interactions', G. Sarri, C. A. Cecchetti, C. M. Brown, D. J. Hoarty, S. James, J. Morton, M. E. Dieckmann, R. Jung, O. Willi, and M. Borghesi, New J Phys, 12, 045006  (2010).
  • 'Effect of self-generated magnetic fields on fast-electron divergence in solid targets', X.H,Yuan, A.P.L. Robinson, M.N. Quinn, D.C. Carroll, M.Borghesi, R.J.Clarke, R.G. Evans, J. Fuchs, P. Gallegos, L. Lancia, D. Neely,  K. Quinn, L. Romagnani, G. Sarri, P. A. Wilson, P. McKenna, New J. Phys., 12, 063018 (2010).
  • 'Proton radiography of a shock-compressed target', A. Ravasio, L.Romagnani, S.Le Pape, A. Benuzzi-Mounaix, C. Cecchetti, D. Batani, T. Boehly, M. Borghesi, R. Dezulian, L.Gremillet, E. Henry, D. Hicks, B. Loupias, A.MacKinnon, N. Ozaki, H.S. Park, P. Patel, A. Schiavi, T. Vinci, R. Clarke, M. Notley, S. Bandyopadhyay and M. Koenig, Phys. Rev. E, 82, 016407 (2010).
  • 'The application of laser-driven proton beams to the radiography of intense laser–hohlraum interactions', G. Sarri, C A Cecchetti, L Romagnani, C M Brown, D J Hoarty, S James, J Morton, M E Dieckmann, R Jung, O Willi, S V Bulanov, F Pegoraro, M Borghesi, New Journal of Physics (2010)

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