Modeling of Ablation of the Target Material for the Plasma for Coherent and Incoherent EUV Sources

A. Sasaki, A. Sunahara, K. Nishihara, T. Nishikawa

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Abstract

Particles are sometimes emitted during the ablation of the metal targets used for laser pumped coherent and incoherent light sources. These particles have a significant effect on the absorption efficiency of the laser, on the density and temperature distribution of the plasmas, and thus on the performance of the source. We propose a simulation model of the particle emission based on Lagrangian hydrodynamics taking the liquid-to-gas transition into account using a dynamic mesh reorganization technique.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationX-Ray Lasers 2016 - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on X-Ray Lasers
EditorsTetsuya Kawachi, Sergei V. Bulanov, Hiroyuki Daido, Yoshiaki Kato
PublisherSpringer Science and Business Media, LLC
Pages373-376
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9783319730240
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2018
Externally publishedYes
Event15th International Conference on X-Ray Lasers, ICXRL 2016 - Nara, Japan
Duration: May 22 2016May 27 2016

Publication series

NameSpringer Proceedings in Physics
Volume202
ISSN (Print)0930-8989
ISSN (Electronic)1867-4941

Other

Other15th International Conference on X-Ray Lasers, ICXRL 2016
CountryJapan
CityNara
Period5/22/165/27/16

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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    Sasaki, A., Sunahara, A., Nishihara, K., & Nishikawa, T. (2018). Modeling of Ablation of the Target Material for the Plasma for Coherent and Incoherent EUV Sources. In T. Kawachi, S. V. Bulanov, H. Daido, & Y. Kato (Eds.), X-Ray Lasers 2016 - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on X-Ray Lasers (pp. 373-376). (Springer Proceedings in Physics; Vol. 202). Springer Science and Business Media, LLC. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-73025-7_55