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Publications
2021

T. N. Dalichaouch, X. L Xu, A. Tableman, F. Li, F. S. Tsung, and W. B. Mori, "A multisheath model for highly nonlinear plasma wakefields", PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 28, 063103 (2021). 10.1063/5.0051282

F. Li, V. K. Decyk, K. G. Miller, A. Tableman, F. S. Tsung, M. Vranic, R. A. Fonseca and W. B. Mori, "Accurately simulating nine-dimensional phase space of relativistic particles in strong fields", JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS 438, 110367 (2021). 10.1016/j.jcp.2021.110367

J. L. Shaw, M. A. Romo-Gonzalez, N. Lemos, P. M. King, G. Bruhaug, K. G. Miller, C. Dorrer, B. Kruschwitz, L. Waxer, G. J. Williams, M. Ambat, M. M. McKie, M. D. Sinclair, W. B. Mori, C. Joshi, H. Chen, J. P. Palastro, F. Albert and D. H. Froula, "Microcoulomb (0.7 +/- 0.4/0.2 mu C) laser plasma accelerator on OMEGA EP." SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 11, 7498 (2021). 10.1038/s41598-021-86523-5

A. Higginson, S. Zhang, M. Bailly-Grandvaux, C. McGuffey, K. Bhutwala, B. J. Winjum, J. Strehlow, B. Edghill, M. Dozieres, F. S. Tsung, R. Lee, S. Andrews, S. J. Spencer, N. Lemos, F. Albert, P. King, M. S. Wei, W. B. Mori, M. J. Manuel and F. N. Beg, "Electron acceleration at oblique angles via stimulated Raman scattering at laser irradiance >10(16) W cm(-2) mu m(2)." PHYSICAL REVIEW E 103, 033203 (2021). 10.1103/PhysRevE.103.033203

T. Chapman, B. J. Winjum, R. L. Berger, A. Dimits, J. W. Banks, S. Brunner, I. Joseph, and D. Ghosh, “Nonlinear kinetic simulation study of the ion–ion streaming instability in single- and multi-ion species plasmas.” PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 28, 022105 (2021). 10.1063/5.0015302

Y. Wu, J. Hua, Z. Zhou, J. Zhang, S. Liu, B. Peng, Y. Fang, X. Ning, Z. Nie, F. Li, C. Zhang, C. Pai, Y. Du, W. Lu, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "High-throughput injection-acceleration of electron bunches from a linear accelerator to a laser wakefield accelerator." NATURE PHYSICS, (2021). 10.1038/s41567-021-01202-6

X. Xu, D. B. Cesar, S. Corde, V. Yakimenko, M. J. Hogan, C. Joshi, A. Marinelli and W. B. Mori, "Generation of Terawatt Attosecond Pulses from Relativistic Transition Radiation." PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 126, 094801 (2021). 10.1103/PhysRevLett.126.094801

Z. Nie, F. Li, F. Morales, S. Patchkovskii, O. Smirnova, W. An, N. Nambu, D. Matteo, K. A. Marsh, F. Tsung, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "In Situ Generation of High-Energy Spin-Polarized Electrons in a Beam-Driven Plasma Wakefield Accelerator." PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 126, 054801 (2021). 10.1103/PhysRevLett.126.054801

Z. Nie, Y. Wu, C. Zhang, W. B. Mori, C. Joshi, W. Lu, C. Pai, J. Hua and J. Wang, "Ultra-short pulse generation from mid-IR to THz range using plasma wakes and relativistic ionization fronts." PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 28, 023106 (2021). 10.1063/5.0039301

K. G. Miller, R. P. Lee, A. Tableman, A. Helm, R. A. Fonseca, V. K. Decyk and W. B. Mori, "Dynamic load balancing with enhanced shared-memory parallelism for particle-in-cell codes." COMPUTER PHYSICS COMMUNICATIONS 259, 107633 (2021). 10.1016/j.cpc.2020.107633

E. P. Alves, W. B. Mori and F. Fiuza, "Numerical heating in particle-in-cell simulations with Monte Carlo binary collisions." PHYSICAL REVIEW E 103, 013306 (2021). 10.1103/PhysRevE.103.013306

O. S. Jones, G. E. Kemp, S. H. Langer, B. J. Winjum, R. L. Berger, J. S. Oakdale, M. A. Belyaev, J. Biener, M. M. Biener, D. A. Mariscal, J. L. Milovich, M. Stadermann, P. A. Sterne, and S. C. Wilks, “Experimental and calculational investigation of laser-heated additive manufactured foams.” PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 28, 022709 (2021). 10.1063/5.0032023

F. Li, W. An, V. K. Decyk, X. Xu, M. J. Hogan and W. B. Mori, "A quasi-static particle-in-cell algorithm based on an azimuthal Fourier decomposition for highly efficient simulations of plasma-based acceleration: QPAD." COMPUTER PHYSICS COMMUNICATIONS 261, 107784 (2021). 10.1016/j.cpc.2020.107784

F. Li, K. G. Miller, X. Xu, F. S. Tsung, V. K. Decyk, W. An, R. A. Fonseca, and W. B. Mori, "A new field solver for modeling of relativistic particle-laser interactions using the particle-in-cell algorithm", COMPUTER PPHYSICS COMMUNICATIONS 258, 107580 (2021). 10.1016/j.cpc.2020.107580

2020

C. Zhang, J. Hua, Y. Wu, Y. Fang, Y. Ma, T. Zhang, S. Liu, B. Peng, Y. He, C. Huang, K. A. Marsh, W. B. Mori, W. Lu and C. Joshi, "Measurements of the Growth and Saturation of Electron Weibel Instability in Optical-Field Ionized Plasmas." PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 125, 255001 (2020). 10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.255001

M. A. Belyaev, R. L. Berger, O. S. Jones, S. H. Langer, D. A. Mariscal, J. Milovich, and B. Winjum, “Laser propagation in a subcritical foam: Subgrid model.” PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 27, 112710 (2020). 10.1063/5.0022952

Y. Wan, I. A. Andriyash, W. Lu, W. B. Mori and V. Malka, "Effects of the Transverse Instability and Wave Breaking on the Laser-Driven Thin Foil Acceleration." PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 125, 104801 (2020). 10.1103/PhysRevLett.125.104801

X. Xu, F. Li, F. S. Tsung, T. N. Dalichaouch, W. An, H. Wen, V. K. Decyk, R. A. Fonseca, M. J. Hogan and W. B. Mori, "On numerical errors to the fields surrounding a relativistically moving particle in PIC codes." JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS 413, 109451 (2020). 10.1016/j.jcp.2020.109451

C. Joshi, S. Corde and W. B. Mori, "Perspectives on the generation of electron beams from plasma-based accelerators and their near and long term applications." PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 27, 070602 (2020). 10.1063/5.0004039

Z. Nie, C. Pai, J. Zhang, X. Ning, J. Hua, Y. He, Y. Wu, Q. Su, S. Liu, Y. Ma, Z. Cheng, W. Lu, H. Chu, J. Wang, C. Zhang, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "Photon deceleration in plasma wakes generates single-cycle relativistic tunable infrared pulses." NATURE COMMUNICATIONS 11, 2787 (2020). 10.1038/s41467-020-16541-w

Y. Wan, I. A. Andriyash, C. H. Pai, J. F. Hua, C. J. Zhang, F. Li, Y. P. Wu, Z. Nie, W. B. Mori, W. Lu, V. Malka and C. Joshi, "Ion acceleration with an ultra-intense two-frequency laser tweezer." NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 22, 052002 (2020). 10.1088/1367-2630/ab8678

T. N. Dalichaouch, X. L. Xu, F. Li, A. Tableman, F. S. Tsung, W. An and W. B. Mori, "Generating high quality ultrarelativistic electron beams using an evolving electron beam driver." PHYSICAL REVIEW ACCELERATORS AND BEAMS 23, 021304 (2020). 10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.23.021304

Y. Zhao, W. An, X. Xu, F. Li, L. Hildebrand, M. J. Hogan, V. Yakimenko, C. Joshi and W. B. Mori, "Emittance preservation through density ramp matching sections in a plasma wakefield accelerator." PHYSICAL REVIEW ACCELERATORS AND BEAMS 23, 011302 (2020). 10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.23.011302

Z. Nie, C. Pai, J. Hua, W. Lu, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "Sub-Joule Single-Cycle Terahertz Pulse by Frequency Downshifting of a Picosecond 10 mu m CO2 Laser Pulse in a Tailored Plasma Structure." 2020 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS (CLEO), (2020).

2019

Y. P. Wu, J. F. Hua, C. -. Pai, W. An, Z. Zhou, J. Zhang, S. Liu, B. Peng, Y. Fang, S. Y. Zhou, X. L. Xu, C. J. Zhang, F. Li, Z. Nie, W. Lu, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "Near-Ideal Dechirper for Plasma-Based Electron and Positron Acceleration Using a Hollow Channel Plasma." PHYSICAL REVIEW APPLIED 12, 064011 (2019). 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.12.064011

L. D. Amorim, N. Vafaei-Najafabadi, C. Emma, C. Clarke, S. Z. Green, D. Storey, G. White, B. O'Shea, M. J. Hogan, V. Yakimenko, M. Litos, G. Raj, O. Kononenko, P. S. M. Claveria, S. Corde, S. Gessner, X. Xu, K. Marsh, C. E. Clayton, C. Joshi, W. B. Mori and E. Adli, "Shaping trailing beams for beam loading via beam-induced-ionization injection at FACET." PHYSICAL REVIEW ACCELERATORS AND BEAMS 22, 111303 (2019). 10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.22.111303

C. Zhang, C. Huang, K. A. Marsh, X. L. Xu, F. Li, M. Hogan, V. Yakimenko, S. Corde, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "Effect of fluctuations in the down ramp plasma source profile on the emittance and current profile of the self-injected beam in a plasma wakefield accelerator." PHYSICAL REVIEW ACCELERATORS AND BEAMS 22, 111301 (2019). 10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.22.111301

B. J. Winjum, A. Tableman, F. S. Tsung and W. B. Mori, "Interactions of laser speckles due to kinetic stimulated Raman scattering." PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 26, 112701 (2019). 10.1063/1.5110513

C. Zhang, C. Huang, K. A. Marsh, C. E. Clayton, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "Ultrafast optical field-ionized gases-A laboratory platform for studying kinetic plasma instabilities." SCIENCE ADVANCES 5, eaax4545 (2019). 10.1126/sciadv.aax4545

P. S. M. Claveria, E. Adli, L. D. Amorim, W. An, C. E. Clayton, S. Corde, S. Gessner, M. J. Hogan, C. Joshi, O. Kononenko, M. Litos, W. Lu, K. A. Marsh, W. B. Mori, B. O'Shea, G. Raj, D. Storey, N. Vafaei-Najafabadi, G. White, X. Xu and V. Yakimenko, "Betatron radiation and emittance growth in plasma wakefield accelerators." PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES 377, 20180173 (2019). 10.1098/rsta.2018.0173

N. Vafaei-Najafabadi, L. D. Amorim, E. Adli, W. An, C. I. Clarke, C. E. Clayton, S. Corde, S. Gessner, S. Z. Green, M. J. Hogan, C. Joshi, O. Kononenko, C. A. Lindstrom, M. Litos, W. Lu, K. A. Marsh, W. B. Mori, P. S. M. Claveria, B. O'Shea, G. Raj, D. Storey, G. White, X. Xu and V. Yakimenko, "Producing multi-coloured bunches through beam-induced ionization injection in plasma wakefield accelerator." PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES 377, 20180184 (2019). 10.1098/rsta.2018.0184

Y. P. Wu, J. F. Hua, Z. Zhou, J. Zhang, S. Liu, B. Peng, Y. Fang, Z. Nie, X. N. Ning, C. Pai, Y. C. Du, W. Lu, C. J. Zhang, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "Phase Space Dynamics of a Plasma Wakefield Dechirper for Energy Spread Reduction." PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 122, 204804 (2019). 10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.204804

H. Wen, F. S. Tsung, W. B. Mori, R. A. Fonseca and L. O. Silva, "Petascale particle-in-cell simulations of kinetic effects in inertial fusion energy plasmas." PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 61, 044007 (2019). 10.1088/1361-6587/ab019a

F. Del Gaudio, T. Grismayer, R. A. Fonseca, W. B. Mori and L. O. Silva, "Bright gamma rays source and nonlinear Breit-Wheeler pairs in the collision of high density particle beams." PHYSICAL REVIEW ACCELERATORS AND BEAMS 22, 023402 (2019). 10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.22.023402

Y. Wan, I. A. Andriyash, J. F. Hua, C. Pai, W. Lu, W. B. Mori, C. Joshi and V. Malka, "Two-stage laser acceleration of high quality protons using a tailored density plasma." PHYSICAL REVIEW ACCELERATORS AND BEAMS 22, 021301 (2019). 10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.22.021301

Z. Nie, C. Pai, J. Zhang, X. Ning, J. Hua, C. Zhang, Y. He, Y. Wu, Q. Su, S. Liu, Y. Ma, Z. Cheng, W. Lu, H. Chu, J. Wang, W. B. Mori and C. Joshi, "Demonstration of Tunable Relativistic, Single-Cycle Infrared Pulses from a Tailored Plasma Structure." 2019 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS (CLEO), (2019).

2018
Y. Wan, C. -. Pai, C. J. Zhang, F. Li, Y. P. Wu, J. F. Hua, W. Lu, C. Joshi, W. B. Mori and V. Malka, "Physical mechanism of the electron-ion coupled transverse instability in laser pressure ion acceleration for different regimes." PHYSICAL REVIEW E 98, 013202 (2018). 10.1103/PhysRevE.98.013202

Y. Wan, C. -. Pai, J. F. Hua, Y. P. Wu, W. Lu, F. Li, C. J. Zhang, X. L. Xu, C. Joshi and W. B. Mori, "Tri-stage quasimonoenergetic proton acceleration from a multi-species thick target." PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 25, 073105 (2018). 10.1063/1.5029556

Q. Zhao, S. M. Weng, Z. M. Sheng, M. Chen, G. B. Zhang, W. B. Mori, B. Hidding, D. A. Jaroszynski and J. Zhang, "Ionization injection in a laser wakefield accelerator subject to a transverse magnetic field." NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 20, 063031 (2018). 10.1088/1367-2630/aac926

X. Davoine, F. Fiuza, R. A. Fonseca, W. B. Mori and L. O. Silva, "Ion-channel laser growth rate and beam quality requirements." JOURNAL OF PLASMA PHYSICS 84, 905840304 (2018). 10.1017/S0022377818000429

J. Luo, M. Chen, W. Y. Wu, S. M. Weng, Z. M. Sheng, C. B. Schroeder, D. A. Jaroszynski, E. Esarey, W. P. Leemans, W. B. Mori and J. Zhang, "Multistage Coupling of Laser-Wakefield Accelerators with Curved Plasma Channels." PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 120, 154801 (2018). 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.154801

Y. Wan, J. F. Hua, C. Pai, F. Li, Y. P. Wu, W. Lu, C. J. Zhang, X. L. Xu, C. Joshi and W. B. Mori, "Phase locked multiple rings in the radiation pressure ion acceleration process." PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 044016 (2018). 10.1088/1361-6587/aaae36

H. Fujii, W. An, K. A. Marsh, W. B. Mori and C. J. Joshi, "Generation and Acceleration of the Trailing Positron Bunch Using a Drive-Trailing Electron Bunch Configuration." 2018 IEEE ADVANCED ACCELERATOR CONCEPTS WORKSHOP (AAC), (2018).

B. J. Winjum, F. S. Tsung, and W. B. Mori, “Mitigation of stimulated Raman scattering in the kinetic regime by external magnetic fields.” PHYSICAL REVIEW E 98, 043208 (2018). doi link

C. McGuffey, J. May, T. Yabuuchi, H. Sawada, M-S. Wei, R. B. Stephens, C. Stoeckl, W. B. Mori, H. S. McLean, P. K. Patel, F. N. Beg, “Reduced fast electron transport in shock-heated plasma in multilayer targets due to self-generated magnetic fields.” PHYSICAL REVIEW E 98, 033208 (2018). doi link

Z. Nie, C.-H. Pai, J. Hua, C. Zhang, Y. Wu, Y. Wan, F. Li, J. Zhang, Z. Cheng, Q. Su, S. Liu, Y. Ma, X. Ning, Y. He, W. Lu, H.-H. Chu, J. Wang, W. B. Mori, and C. Joshi, “Relativistic, single-cycle tunable-infrared pulses generated by a tailored plasma density structure.” NATURE PHOTONICS 12, 489 (2018). doi link

A. Joglekar, B. Winjum, A. Tableman, H. Wen, M. Tzoufras, and W. B. Mori, “Validation of OSHUN against collisionless and collisional plasma physics.” PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 064010 (2018). doi link

J. P. Brodrick, M. Sherlock, W. A. Farmer, A. S Joglekar, R. Barrois, J. Wengraf, J. J. Bissell, R. J. Kingham, D. Del Sorbo, M. P. Read, and C. P. Ridgers, “Incorporating Kinetic Effects on Nernst Advection in Inertial Fusion Simulations.” PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 084009 (2018). doi link

C. A. Lindstrøm, E. Adli, J. M. Allen, W. An, C. Beekman, C. I. Clarke, C. E. Clayton, S. Corde, A. Doche, J. Frederico, S. J. Gessner, S. Z. Green, M. J. Hogan, C. Joshi, M. Litos, W. Lu, K. A. Marsh, W. B. Mori, B. D. O’Shea, N. Vafaei-Najafabadi, and V. Yakimenko, “Measurement of Transverse Wakefields Induced by a Misaligned Positron Bunch in a Hollow Channel Plasma Accelerator.” PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 120, 124802 (2018). doi link

C. J. Zhang, Y. Wan, B. Guo, J. F. Hua, C. H. Pai, F. Li, J. Zhang, Y. Ma, Y. P. Wu, X. L. Xu, W. B. Mori, J. Wang, W. Lu, and C. Joshi, “Probing plasma wakefields using electron bunches generated from a laser wakefield accelerator.” PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 044013 (2018). doi link

Y. Wan, J. F. Hua, C.-H. Pai, F. Li, Y. P. Wu, W. Lu, C. J. Zhang, X. L. Xu, C. Joshi, and W. B. Mori, “Phase locked multiple rings in the radiation pressure ion acceleration process.” PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 044016 (2018). doi link

F. Li, Z. Nie, Y. P. Wu, B. Guo, X. H. Zhang, S. Huang, J. Zhang, Z. Cheng, Y. Ma, Y. Fang, C. J. Zhang, Y. Wan, X. L. Xu, J. F. Hua, C. H. Pai, W. Lu, and W. B. Mori, “Transverse phase space diagnostics for ionization injection in laser plasma acceleration using permanent magnetic quadrupoles.” PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 044007 (2018). doi link

C. Joshi, E. Adli, W. An, C. E. Clayton, S. Corde, S. Gessner, M. J. Hogan, M. Litos, W. Lu, K. A. Marsh, “Plasma wakefield acceleration experiments at FACET II.” PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 034001 (2018). doi link

C. J. Zhang, C. Joshi, X. L. Xu, W. B. Mori, F. Li, Y. Wan, J. F. Hua, C. H. Pai, J. Wang, and W. Lu, “Evolution of plasma wakes in density up- and down-ramps.” PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 60, 024003 (2018). doi link

J. M. Cole, K. T. Behm, E. Gerstmayr, T. G. Blackburn, J. C. Wood, C. D. Baird, M. J. Duff, C. Harvey, A. Ilderton, A. S. Joglekar, K. Krushelnick, S. Kuschel, M. Marklund, P. McKenna, C. D. Murphy, K. Poder, C. P. Ridgers, G. M. Samarin, G. Sarri, D. R. Symes, A. G. R. Thomas, J. Warwick, M. Zepf, Z. Najmudin, and S. P. D. Mangles, “Experimental Evidence of Radiation Reaction in the Collision of a High-Intensity Laser Pulse with a Laser-Wakefield Accelerated Electron Beam.” PHYSICAL REVIEW X 8, 011020 (2018). doi link