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Reports

E. Huang, P. C. Liewer, V. K. Decyk, and R. D. Ferraro, “Concurrent Three-Dimensional Fast Fourier Transform Algorithms for Coarse-Grained Distributed Memory Parallel Computers.” CRPC-93-10 Technical Report of the Center for Research on Parallel Computation, Caltech (1993). PDF

V. K. Decyk, “Simulation of Microscopic Processes in Plasma.” Report PPG-1057, Invited paper presented at the International Conference on Plasma Physics, Kiev, USSR (1987). [Describes the Subtraction Technique] PDF

Notes

V. K. Decyk, “Description of Spectral Particle-in-Cell Codes from the UPIC Framework. PDF

Proposals

W. B. Mori, V. K. Decyk, T. C. Katsouleas, D. W. Forslund, R. D. Ferraro, E. Horowitz, “Full-Scale Numerical Experiment to Test a Future Plasma-Based Accelerator.” Submitted to NSF as part of the U.S. High Performance Computing and Communications Program (1992). PDF

Dissertations

J. J. May, “On the Acceleration and Transport of Electrons Generated by Intense Laser-Plasma Interactions at Sharp Interfaces,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2017). Link

A. W. Davidson, “Methods of Generating High-Quality Beams in Laser Wakefield Accelerators through Self-Injection,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2016). Link

P. Yu, “Lorentz boosted frame simulation technique in Particle-in-cell methods,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2016). Link

I. N. Ellis, “Wakes in Inertial Fusion Plasmas,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2014). Link

W. An, “Efficient Modeling of Plasma Wake Field Acceleration Experiments Using Particle-In-Cell Methods,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2013). Link

J. E. Fahlen, “Nonlinear Phenomena of Plasma Waves in a Kinetic Regime: Frequency Shifts, Packets, and Transverse Localization,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2010). PDF

B. J. Winjum, “Particle-in-cell simulations of stimulated Raman scattering for parameters relevant to inertial fusion energy,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2010). PDF

M. Zhou, “Accelerating Ultra-Short Electron/ Positron Bunches in Field Ionization Produced Plasmas,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2008). PDF

W. Lu, “Nonlinear Plasma Wakefield Theory and Optimum Scaling for Laser Wakefield Accelerator (LWFA) in the Blowout Regime,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2006). PDF

C. K. Huang, “Quasi-static Modeling of Beam-Plasma and Laser-Plasma Interactions,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2005). PDF

R. G. Hemker, “Particle-In-Cell Modeling of Plasma-Based Accelerators in Two and Three Dimensions,” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles (2000). Arxiv link