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Synchrotron light sources and X-ray free-electron-lasers

  title={Synchrotron light sources and X-ray free-electron-lasers},
  author={Eduard Prat},
  • E. Prat
  • Published 19 July 2021
  • Physics
Synchrotron light sources and X-ray free-electron laser (FEL) facilities are unique tools providing extremely brilliant X-rays that allow the observation of matter with atomic spatial resolution. On the one hand, synchrotron light sources consist of electron circular accelerators and produce synchrotron radiation in bending magnets and undulators. On the other hand, X-ray FEL facilities are based on electron linear accelerators and generate more coherent and shorter pulses suitable for time… Expand


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