Chuan Sheng Liu, professor of physics at the University of Maryland.
Parametric instability, its convective and absolute nature and consequences, in laser plasma interaction is reviewed .
Recent progress in understanding the sudden enhancement Stimulated Raman backscattering [SRBS] as nonlinear transition of the convective to absolute instability due to trapped electrons in the plasma wave is presented.
Friday, August 31, 2018 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Hopeman Engineering Building, 224
235 Hopeman Engineering Building, Rochester, NY 14627