Inhomogeneous Broadening Effects in a Waveguide Free-Electron Laser

F. Ciocci, G. Dattoli, L. Giannessi, A. Torre

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In this note we explore the brightness and gain degradation induced by the beam energy spread in a waveguide free-electron laser (FEL). We discuss the physical mechanism underyling the line broadening and gain reduction effects, and make a comparison with the free-space case. © 1994 IEEE
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)180 - 184
Number of pages5
JournalIEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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