Overview of plasma lens experiments and recent results at SPARC_LAB

@article{Chiadroni2018OverviewOP,
  title={Overview of plasma lens experiments and recent results at SPARC\_LAB},
  author={E Chiadroni and Maria Pia Anania and M Bellaveglia and Angelo Biagioni and Fabrizio Bisesto and Emanuele Brentegani and F. Cardelli and Alessandro Cianchi and Gemma Costa and Domenico Di Giovenale and Giampiero Di Pirro and Massimo Enrico Ferrario and F. Filippi and Alessandro Gallo and A. Giribono and Alberto Marocchino and Andrea Mostacci and L. Piersanti and Riccardo Pompili and James Benjamin Rosenzweig and Andrea Renato Rossi and Jessica Scifo and Vladimir Shpakov and Cristina Vaccarezza and Fabio Villa and Arie Zigler},
  journal={Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment},
  year={2018}
}
  • E. Chiadroni, M. Anania, A. Zigler
  • Published 1 February 2018
  • Physics
  • Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment

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