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Comment on “Model for transmission of ultrastrong laser pulses through thin foil targets”

Year: 1999

Authors: Macchi A., Cornolti F., Jarque E.C.

Autors Affiliation: Theoretische Quantenelektronik, TU-Darmstadt, Hochschulstrasse 4A, 64289 Darmstadt, Germany; Istituto Nazionale di Fisica della Materia, Sezione A, Universitá di Pisa, Pisa, Italy; Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Pisa, Piazza Torricelli 2, 56123 Pisa, Italy;Departamento de Física Aplicada, Universidad de Salamanca, 37008 Salamanca, Spain

Abstract: By discussing the results of Yu et al. [Phys, Rev. E 59, 3583 (1999)] on the near-total transmission of laser pulses through highly overdense plasma foils; we show that they actually cannot explain the experimental results of Giulietti er uf, [Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 3194 (1997)]. Simple analytical calculations as well as particle-in-cell simulations support our assertion. [S1063-651X(99)04011-8].

Journal/Review: PHYSICAL REVIEW E

Volume: 60 (B)      Pages from: 6234  to: 6234

KeyWords: laser-plasma interactions; relativistic transparency;
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.60.6234

Citations: 2
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