Free-Electron Lasers: Bright Light Sources for the Future
Patrick G. O'Shea
FREE-ELECTRON LASERS (FELs) WILL BE AN IMPORTANT COMPONENT IN THE NEXT GENERATION OF LIGHT SOURCES WHERE THE PRODUCTION OF COHERENT, SHORT PULSE RADIATION AT X-RAY WAVELENGTHS IS DESIRED. O'SHEA DETAILS THE MECHANICS OF FELs THEN TAKES A LOOK AT CURRENT AND FUTURE APPLICATIONS.
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