Free-electron lasers

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Academic Press, 1990 - Technology & Engineering - 420 pages
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Free-Electron Lasers is a survey work suitable for a free-electron laser course at the graduate level and for workers new to the field coming from laser, accelerator, or other backgrounds. Introduces free-electron lasers and electron accelerators**Contains useful references for basic formulas, which can be a starting point for research

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Basic Theory
Onedimensional Solutions
Nonuniform Wigglers

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About the author (1990)

Charles A. Brau received his B.A. in Engineering from Cornell University and his M.A. (in Engineering) and Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Harvard University. In the course of his career, he has been a theorist, an experimenter, a manager, and currently a professor of physics at the Vanderbilt
University in Nashville, Tennessee. He focuses his research on free-electron lasers (FEL) and electron beams. He became a program manager of the FEL program at Los Alamos National Laboratory and then a director of the FEL Center at Vanderbilt University. In 1988 he was a visiting scientist in the
Department of Nuclear Physics at the University of Oxford in England. He is an author of 7 patents and numerous publications, including 2 books. He is also a fellow of American Physical Society.

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