Shock Waves in Basalt Rock Generated with High-Powered Lasers in a Confined Geometry

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1999

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Bolger, J
Montross, C
Rode, Andrei V

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American Institute of Physics (AIP)

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An investigation was made into the interaction of Q-switched Nd: glass laser pulses, with energies of 5-100 J and intensities in the range of 1-15 GW cm-2, with thin slab samples of basalt, in a geometry in which the laser-matter interaction was enhanced

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Journal of Applied Physics

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2037-12-31