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LEUTL: Low Energy Undulator Test Line (operation: 1997-2002)

The Low Energy Undulator Test Line (LEUTL) is an experimental hall and associated hardware that was built shortly after the completion of the Advanced Photon Source, and was attached to the APS so that the linac beam could be delivered to the LEUTL hall. LEUTL was configured as a Free Electron Laser (FEL) and was the first experiment to demonstrate Self Amplified Spontaneous Emission in the visible and UV.

References - Document Access Guide

  • Description of LEUTL by S. G. Biedron
    (Argonne National Laboratory Document )
  • High-Gain Harmonic-Generation Free-Electron Laser, L.-H. Yu, M. Babzien, I. Ben-Zvi, L.F. DiMauro, A. Doyuran, W. Graves, E. Johnson, S. Krinsky, R. Malone, I. Pogorelsky, J. Skaritka, G. Rakowsky, L. Solomon, X.J. Wang, M. Woodle, V. Yakimenko, S.G. Biedron, J.N. Galayda, E. Gluskin, J. Jagger, V. Sajaev, and I. Vasserman Science, Vol. 289 No. 5481, p. 932-934 (2000).
    (Located in Science)
  • Exponential Gain and Saturation of a Self-Amplified Spontaneous Emission Free-Electron Laser, S.V. Milton, E. Gluskin, N.D. Arnold, C. Benson, W. Berg, S.G. Biedron, M. Borland, Y.-C. Chae, R.J. Dejus, P.K. Den Hartog, B. Deriy, M. Erdmann, Y.I. Eidelman, M.W. Hahne, Z. Huang, K.-J. Kim, J.W. Lewellen, Y. Li, A.H. Lumpkin, O. Makarov, E.R. Moog, A. Nassiri, V. Sajaev, R. Soliday, B.J. Tieman, E.M. Trakhtenberg, G. Travish, I.B. Vasserman, N.A. Vinokurov, X.J. Wang, G. Wiemerslage, and B.X. Yang Science, Vol. 292, No. 5524, p. 2037-2041 (2001).
    (Located in Science)

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