A systematic study of the reproducibility of the VUV continuum emitted from a laser-produced samarium-plasma source driven by a 10-Hz Q-switched Nd: YAG laser is reported, and its possible use with a conventional scanning monochromator in absorption spectroscopy is demonstrated.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
- Mathematical Physics
- Condensed Matter Physics