EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 59, 2013IFSA 2011 – Seventh International Conference on Inertial Fusion Sciences and Applications
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Section||XV. Laboratory Astrophysics|
|Published online||15 November 2013|
Formation of counterstreaming plasmas for collisionless shock experiment
1 Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
2 Institute of Laser Engineering, Osaka University, 2-6 Yamadaoka, Suita, 565-0871 Osaka, Japan
3 Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, 1-1 Machikaneyama-cho, Toyonaka, Osaka 560-0043, Japan
4 Department of Engineering, Setsunan University, 17-8 Ikedanaka-machi, Neyagawa City, Osaka 572-8508, Japan
5 Laboratoire pour l'Utilisation des Lasers Intenses, UMR 7605, CNRS - CEA - Université Paris VI - Ecole Polytechnique, 91128 Palaiseau Cedex, France
6 Department of Aerospace Engineering, Tohoku University, 6-6-01 Aramakiazaaoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8579, Japan
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Published online: 15 November 2013
Process of counterstreaming plasma generation for laser irradiation of the innner-surface of the first plane of a double-plane target is investigated. The image taken by streaked self-emission optical pyrometer and radiation hydrodynamic simulation show the plasma from the second plane is ablated by radiation almost at the laser timing. After ∼5ns, increase in brightness and the generation of a plasma on the second plane are observed. According to the contemporary measurement of streaked interferometry, this is caused by the ablation of the second plane by the first plane plasma.
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