Quantum-to-classical transition of laser-shaped ultrafast free electrons in phase space

Bin Zhang, Avraham Gover, Ido Kaminer, Yiming Pan

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Abstract

Here, we propose a Smith-Purcell model for shaping free electrons with laser. We find that the quantum interference and deformation of the modulated electrons in phase space are vital for understanding the quantum-to-classical transition.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberFM1L.4
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2021
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO: QELS 2021 - Part of Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2021 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: 9 May 202114 May 2021

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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