Wissenschaftliche Publikationen der AG Roth


M. Bailly-Grandvaux, J.J. Santos , C. Bellei, P. Forestier-Colleoni, S. Fujioka , L. Giuffrida, J.J. Honrubia, D. Batani, R. Bouillaud, M. Chevrot, J.E. Cross, R. Crowston, S. Dorard, J.-L. Dubois, M. Ehret,, G. Gregori, S. Hulin, S. Kojima, E. Loyez, J.-R. Marquès, A. Morace, Ph. Nicolaï, M. Roth, S. Sakata, G. Schaumann, F. Serres, J. Servel, V.T. Tikhonchuk, N. Woolsey & Z. Zhang Guiding of relativistic electron beams in dense matter by laser-driven magnetostatic fields NATURE Communications, 9, p. 102 (2018)

D. Jahn, D. Schumacher, C. Brabetz, J. Ding, S. Weih, F. Kroll, F.E. Brack, U. Schramm, A. Blazevic und M. Roth First application studies at the laser-driven LIGHT beamline: Improving proton beam homogeneity and imaging of a solid object Nucl. Instr. and Methods A, XXX, p. XXX (2018)

G. G. Scott, D. C. Carroll, S. Astbury, R. J. Clarke, C. Hernandez-Gomez,1 M. King, A. Alejo,. Y. Arteaga, R. J. Dance, A. Higginson, S. Hook, G. Liao, H. Liu, S. R. Mirfayzi, D. R. Rusby, M. P. Selwood, C. Spindloe, M. K. Tolley, F. Wagner, E. Zemaityte, M. Borghesi, S. Kar, Y. Li, M. Roth, P. McKenna, and D. Neely Dual Ion Species Plasma Expansion from Isotopically Layered Cryogenic Targets Phys. Rev. Lett., accepted for Publication (2018)

J. J. Santos, M. Bailly-Grandvaux, M. Ehret, A. V. Arefiev, D. Batani, F. N. Beg, A. Calisti, S. Ferri, R. Florido, P. Forestier-Colleoni, S. Fujioka, M. A. Gigosos, L. Giuffrida, L. Gremillet, J. J. Honrubia, S. Kojima, Ph. Korneev, K. F. F. Law, J.-R. Marque`s, A. Morace, C. Mosse??, O. Peyrusse, S. Rose, M. Roth, S. Sakata, G. Schaumann, F. Suzuki-Vidal, V. T. Tikhonchuk, T. Toncian, N. Woolsey, Z. Zhang Laser-driven strong magnetostatic fields with applications to charged beam transport and magnetized high energy-density physics Physics of Plasmas, 25, 056705 (2018)

J. Ding and D. Schumacher and D. Jahn and A. Blažević and M. Roth Simulation studies on generation, handling and transport of laser-accelerated carbon ions Nucl. Instr. and Methods A, XXX, p. XXX (2018)


Tebartz, A., Bedacht, S., Hesse, M., Astbury, S., Clarke, R., Ortner, A., Schaumann, G., Wagner, F., Neely, D. und Roth, M. Creation and characterization of free-standing cryogenic targets for laser-driven ion acceleration. Review of Scientific Instruments, 88:093512, 2017.

F. Wagner, J. Hornung, C. Schmidt, M. Eckhardt, M. Roth, T. Stöhlker, V. Bagnoud Backreflection diagnostics for ultra-intense laser plasma experiments based on frequency resolved optical gating Rev. Sci. Instrum., 88, 023503 (2017)

A. Alejo, A.G. Krygier, H. Ahmed, J.T. Morrison, R.J. Clarke, J. Fuchs, A. Green, J.S. Green, D. Jung, A. Kleinschmidt, Z. Najmudin, H. Nakamura, P. Norreys, M. Notley, M. Oliver, M. Roth, L. Vassura, M. Zepf, M. Borghesi, R.R. Freeman, S. Kar High flux, beamed neutronsources employing deuteron-rich ion beams from D2O-ice layered targets Plasma. Phys. Contr. Fusion, Vol 59, 6, p. 064004 (2017)

E. Oks, E. Dalimier, A. Ya. Faenov, P. Angelo, S. A. Pikuz, T. A. Pikuz, I. Yu. Skobelev, S. N. Ryazanzev, P. Durey, L. Doehl, D. Farley, C. Baird, K. L. Lancaster, C. D. Murphy, N. Booth, C. Spindloe, P. McKenna, N. Neumann, M. Roth, R. Kodama and N. Woolsey In-depth study of intra-Stark spectroscopy in the x-ray range in relativistic laser–plasma interactionsJ. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 50 p. 245006 (2017)

W. Cayzac, A. Frank, A. Ortner, V. Bagnoud, M. M. Basko, S. Bedacht, C. Bläser, A. Blazevic, S. Busold, O. Deppert, J. Ding, M. Ehret, P. Fiala, S. Frydrych, D. O. Gericke, L. Hallo, J. Helfrich, D. Jahn, E. Kjartansson, A. Knetsch, D. Kraus, G. Malka, N. Neumann, K. Pepitone, D. Pepler, S. Sander, G. Schaumann, T. Schlegel, N. Schroeter, D. Schumacher, M. Seibert, An. Tauschwitz, J. Vorberger, F. Wagner, S. Weih, Y. Zobus, and M. Roth Experimental discrimination of ion stopping models near the Bragg peak in highly ionized matter NATURE Communications, 8, p. 15693 (2017)

V. Schanz, F. Wagner, M. Roth, V. Bagnoud Noise reduction in third order cross-correlation by angle optimization of the interacting beamsOptics Express, Vol. 25, 8, p. 9252 (2017)

J. C. Fernández, D. Cort Gautier, C. Huang, S. Palaniyappan, B. J. Albright, W. Bang, G. Dyer, A. Favalli, J. F. Hunter, J. Mendez, M. Roth, M. Swinhoe, P. A. Bradley, O. Deppert, M. Espy, K. Falk, N. Guler, C. Hamilton, B. M. Hegelich, D. Henzlova, K. D. Ianakiev, M. Iliev, R. P. Johnson, A Kleinschmidt, A. S. Losko, E. McCary, M. Mocko, R. O. Nelson, R. Roycroft, M. A. Santiago Cordoba, V. A. Schanz, G. Schaumann, D. W. Schmidt, A. Sefkow, T. Shimada, T. N. Taddeucci, A. Tebartz, S. C. Vogel, E. Vold, G. A. Wurden, and L. Yin Laser-plasmas in the relativistic-transparency regime: Science and applications Physics of Plasmas, 24, 056702 (2017)

V. Bagnoud, J. Hornung, T. Schlegel, B. Zielbauer, C. Brabetz, M. Roth, P. Hilz, M. Haug, J. Schreiber, and F. Wagner Studying the Dynamics of Relativistic Laser-Plasma Interaction on Thin Foils by Means of Fourier-Transform Spectral Interferometry Physical Review Letters, 118, 255003 (2017)

D. Kraus, J. Vorberger, A. Pak, N.J. Hartley, L.B. Fletcher, S. Frydrych, E. Galtier, E.J. Gamboa, D.O. Gericke, S.H. Glenzer, E. Granados, M.J. MacDonald, A.J. MacKinnon, E.E. McBride, I. Nam, P. Neumayer, M. Roth, A.M. Saunders, A.K. Schuster, P. Sun, T. van Driel, T. Döppner and R.W. Falcone Formation of diamond in laser-compressed hydrocarbons at planetary interior conditions NATURE Astronomy, 1, September 2017, p. 606-611 (2017)

T. Ebert, N.W. Neumann, T. Abel, G. Schaumann, M. Roth Laser-induced microstructures on silicon for laser-driven acceleration experimentsHigh Power Laser Science and Engineering, Vol. 5, e13 (2017)

A. Tebartz, S. Bedacht, M. Hesse, S. Astbury, R. Clarke, A. Ortner, G. Schaumann, F. Wagner, D. Neely, and M. Roth Creation and characterization of free-standing cryogenic targets for laser-driven ion accelerationRev. Sci. Instrum., 88, 093512 (2017)

D. Schumacher, S. Bedacht, A. Blaževic ́, S. Busold, W. Cayzac, A. Frank, T. Heßling, D. Kraus, A. Ortner, G. Schaumann, and M. Roth Temperature measurement of hohlraum radiation for energy loss experiments in indirectly laser heated carbon plasma Phys. Rev. E 96, p. 043210 (2017)


D. Kraus, A. Ravasio, M. Gauthier, J. Vorberger, S. Frydrych, J. Helfrich, L.B. Fletcher, G. Schaumann, B. Nagler, B. Barbel, B. Bachmann, E.J. Gamboa, S. Göde, E. Granados, G. Gregori, H.J. Lee, P. Neumayer, W. Schumaker, T. Döppner, R.W. Falcone, S.H. Glenzer, M. Roth: Nanosecond formation of diamond and lonsdaleite by shock compression of graphite NATURE Communications 7, Article number 10970 (2016)

F. Wagner, O. Deppert, C. Brabetz, P. Fiala, A. Kleinschmidt, P. Poth, V.A. Schanz, A. Tebartz, B. Zielbauer, M. Roth, T. Stöhlker, V. Bagnoud: Maximum proton energy above 85 MeV from the relativistic interaction of laser pulses with micrometer thick CH2 targets Phys. Rev. Lett., 116, 205002 (2016)

A. Alejo, S. Kar, A. Tebartz, H. Ahmed, S. Astbury, D. Carroll, J. Ding, D. Doria, A. Higginson, P. McKenna, N. Neumann, G. Scott, F. Wagner, M. Roth, and M. Borghesi: High Resolution Thomson Parabola Spectrometer with Modied Electric Plate Arrangement for Full Spectral Capture of Multi-Species Ion Beams Rev. Sci. Instrum., 87, 083304 (2016)

N. Guler, P.Vogelov, A. Favalli, F.E. Merrill, K. Falk. D. Jung, J.L. Tybo, C.H. Wilde, S. Croft, C. Danlv, O. Deppert, M. Devlin, J. Fernandez, D.C. Gautier, M. Geissel, R. Haight, C.E. Hamilton, B.M. Hegelich, D. Henzlova, R.P. Johnson, G.Schaumann, K. Schoenberg, M. Schollmeier, T. Shimada, M.T. Swinhoe, T.Taddeucci, S.A. Wender, G.A. Wurden an M. Roth: Neutron imaging with the short-pulse laser driven neutron source at the Trident laser facility Journal of Applied Physics, 120, 154901 (2016)


A. Ortner, A. Frank, A. Blazevic, and M. Roth: Role of charge transfer in heavy-ion-beam–plasma interactions at intermediate energies Phys. Rev. E 91, 023104 (2015)

M. Roth: Neutron generation by laser driven proton sources The Review of Laser Engineering, Vol. 43, 2, p. 93 (2015)

C. Brabetz, S. Busold, T. Cowan, O. Deppert, D. Jahn, O. Kester, M. Roth, D. Schumacher, V. Bagnoud: Laser-driven ion acceleration with hollow laser beams Physics of Plasmas 22, 013105 (2015)

J. Helfrich, D. Kraus, A. Ortner, S. Frydrych, G. Schaumann, N. J. Hartley, G. Gregori, B. Kettle, D. Riley, D. C. Carroll, M. M. Notley, C. Spindloe, M. Roth: Investigation of the solid-liquid phase transition of carbon at 150 GPa with spectrally resolved X-ray scattering High Energy Density Physics 14, p. 38 (2015)

D. Kraus, J. Vorberger, J. Helfrich, D. O. Gericke, B. Bachmann, V. Bagnoud, B. Barbrel, A. Blažević, D. C. Carroll, W. Cayzac, T. Döppner, L. B. Fletcher, A. Frank, S. Frydrych, E. J. Gamboa, M. Gauthier, S. Göde, E. Granados, G. Gregori, N. J. Hartley, B. Kettle, H. J. Lee, B. Nagler, P. Neumayer, M. M. Notley, A. Ortner, A. Otten, A. Ravasio, D. Riley, F. Roth, G. Schaumann, D. Schumacher, W. Schumaker, K. Siegenthaler, C. Spindloe, F. Wagner, K. Wünsch, S. H. Glenzer, M. Roth, and R. W. Falcone: The complex ion structure of warm dense carbon measured by spectrally resolved x- ray scattering Physics of Plasmas 22, 056307 (2015)

N.E. Andreev, M.E. Povanitsyn, M.E. Veysman, A.YA. Faenov, P.R. Levashov, K. V. Khishchenko, T.A. Pikuz, A.I. Magunov, O.N. Rosmej, A. Blazevic, A. Pelka, G. Schaumann, M. Schollmeier, and M. Roth: Interaction of annular-focused laser beams with solid targets Laser and Part. Beams, 33, p. 541-550 (2015)

J. J. Santos, M. Bailly-Grandvaux, L. Giuffrida, P. Forestier-Colleoni, S. Fujioka, Z. Zhang, P. Korneev, R. Bouillaud, S. Dorard, D. Batani, M. Chevrot, J. E. Cross, R. Crowston, J.-L. Dubois, J. Gazave, G. Gregori, E. d’Humières, S. Hulin, K. Ishihara, S. Kojima, E. Loyez, J.-R. Marquès, A. Morace, P. Nicolaï, O. Peyrusse, A. Poyé, D. Raffestin, J. Ribolzi, M. Roth, G. Schaumann, F. Serres, V. T. Tikhonchuk, P. Vacar and N. Woolsey: Laser-driven platfrom for generation and characterization of strong quasi-static magnetic fields New J. Phys., 17, p.083051 (2015)

W. Cayzac, V. Bagnoud, M.M. Basko, A. Blazevic, A. Frank, D.O. Gericke, L. Hallo, G. Malka, A. Ortner, An. Tauschwitz, J. Vorberger, and M. Roth: Predictions for the energy loss of light ions in laser-generated plasmas at low and medium velocities Phys. Rev. E 92, p. 053109 (2015)

M. Roth and B.G.Logan: Advanced space power and propulsion based on lasers Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 224, p. 2657 (2015)


C. M. Brenner , A. P. L. Robinson , K. Markey , R. H. H. Scott , R. J. Gray , M. Rosinski , O. Deppert , J. Badziak , D. Batani , J. R. Davies , S. M. Hassan , K. L. Lancaster , K. Li , I. O. Musgrave , P. A. Norreys , J. Pasley , M. Roth , H.- P. Schlenvoigt , C. Spindloe , M. Tatarakis , T. Winstone , J. Wolowski , D. Wyatt , P. McKenna , and D. Neely: High energy conversion efficiency in laser-proton acceleration by controlling laser energydeposition onto thin foil targets Applied Physics Letters 104 , p. 081123 (2014)

S. Busold, A.Almomani, V.Bagnoud, W.Barth, S.Bedacht, A.Blažević, O. Boine-Frankenheim, C.Brabetz, T.Burris-Mog, T.E.Cowan, O.Deppert, M. Droba, H.Eickhoff, U.Eisenbarth, K.Harres, G.Hoffmeister, I.Hofmann, O. Jaeckel, R.Jaeger, M.Joost, S.Kraft, F.Kroll, M.Kaluza, O.Kester, Z.Lecz, T.Merz, F.Nürnberg, H.Al-Omari, A.Orzhekhovskaya, G.Paulus, J.Polz, U.Ratzinger, M.Roth, G.Schaumann, P.Schmidt, U.Schramm, G.Schreiber, D. Schumacher, T.Stoehlker, A.Tauschwitz, W.Vinzenz, F.Wagner, S. Yaramyshev, B.Zielbauer: Shaping laser accelerated ions for future applications – The LIGHT collaboration Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 740, p. 94–98 (2014)

J.C. Fernandez, B.J. Albright, F.N. Beg, M.E. Foord, B.M. Hegelich, J.J. Honrubia, M. Roth, R.B. Stephens and L. Yin: Fast ignition with laser-driven proton and ion beams Nucl. Fusion, 54, p. 054006 (36pp) (2014)

S. Busold, D. Schumacher, O. Deppert, C. Brabetz, F. Kroll, A. Blažević, V. Bagnoud, and M. Roth: Commissioning of a compact laser-based proton beam line for high intensity bunches around 10 MeV Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 17, 031302 (2014)


W. Cayzac, A. Frank, D. Schumacher, M. Roth, A. Blazevic, F. Wammers, M. Träger, E. Berdermann, B. Voss, T. Hessling: A spectrometer on chemical vapour deposition-diamond basis for the measurement of the charge-state distribution of heavy ions in a laser-generated plasmaRev.Sci.Instrum. 84, 043301 (2013)

M. M. Günther, A. Britz, R. J. Clarke, K. Harres, G. Hoffmeister, F. Nürnberg, A. Otten, A. Pelka, M. Roth, and K. Vogt: NAIS: Nuclear activation-based imaging spectroscopy Rev. Sci. Instrum. 84, 073305 (2013)

D. Jung, K. Falk, N. Guler, O. Deppert, M. Devlin, A. Favalli, J. C. Fernandez, D. C. Gautier, M. Geissel, R. Haight, C. E. Hamilton, B. M. Hegelich, R. P. Johnson, F. Merrill, G. Schaumann, K. Schoenberg, M. Schollmeier, T. Shimada, T. Taddeucci, J. L. Tybo, S. A. Wender, C. H. Wilde, G. A. Wurden, and M. Roth Characterization of a novel, short pulse laser-driven neutron source Phys. Plasmas 20, 056706 (2013)

G. Hoffmeister, C. Bellei, K. Harres, D. Ivanov, D. Kraus, A. Pelka, B. Rethfeld, G. Schaumann, and M. Roth: Influence of fs-laser desorption on target normal sheath accelerated ions Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 16, 041304 (2013)

A. Frank, A. Blažević, V. Bagnoud, M. M. Basko, M. Börner, W. Cayzac, D. Kraus, T. Heßling, D. H. H. Hoffmann, A. Ortner, A. Otten, A. Pelka, D. Pepler, D. Schumacher, An. Tauschwitz, and M. Roth: Energy Loss and Charge Transfer of Argon in a Laser-Generated Carbon Plasma,Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 115001 (2013)

M. Roth, D. Jung, K. Falk, N. Guler, O. Deppert, M. Devlin, A. Favalli, J. Fernandez, D. Gautier, M. Geissel, R. Haight, C. E. Hamilton, B. M. Hegelich, R. P. Johnson, F. Merrill, G. Schaumann, K. Schoenberg, M. Schollmeier, T. Shimada, T. Taddeucci, J. L. Tybo, F. Wagner, S. A. Wender, C. H. Wilde, G. A. Wurden: A bright, laser-neutron source based on relativistic transparency of solids, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 044802 (2013)

An. Tauschwitz, M. Basko, A. Frank, V. Novikov, A. Grushin, A. Blazevic, M. Roth, J.A. Maruhn: 2D radiation-hydrodynamics modeling of laser-plasma targets for ion stopping measurements, High Energy Density Physics, Vol. 9, 1, p. 158–166 (2013)


T. Bartal, M. E. Foord, C. Bellei, M. H. Key, K. A. Flippo, S. A. Gaillard, Dustin T. Offermann, Pravesh K. Patel, Leonard C. Jarrott, D. P. Higginson, M. Roth, A. Otten, D. Kraus, R. B. Stephens, H. S. McLean, E. M. Giraldez, M. S. Wei, D. C. Gautier and F. N. Beg: Focusing of short-pulse high-intensity laser-accelerated proton beams Nature Physics 8, p. 139-142 (2012)

D. Kraus, A. Otten, A. Frank, V. Bagnoud, A. Blazevic, D. O. Gericke, G. Gregori, A. Ortner, G. Schaumann, D. Schumacher, J. Vorberger, F. Wagner, K. Wünsch, and M. Roth: X-ray Thomson scattering on shocked graphite, High Energy Density Physics, 8, p. 46 (2012)

M.M. Günther, J. Schütrrumpf, A. Britz, K. Vogt, K. Sonnabend, M. Roth: Development of High-Power Laser Based Nuclear Applications, Fus. Sci. and Technol., Vol 61, 1, p. 231-236 (2012)

M. Börner, J. Fils, A. Frank, A. Blažević, T. Hessling, A. Pelka, G. Schaumann, A. Schökel, D. Schumacher, M. M. Basko, J. Maruhn, An. Tauschwitz, and M. Roth: Development of a Nomarski-type multi-frame interferometer as a time and space resolving diagnostics for the free electron density of laser-generated plasma, Rev. Sci. Instr., Vol. 83 (4), p. 043501 (2012)

G.G. Scott, J.S. Green, V. Bagnoud, C. Brabetz, C.M. Brenner, D.C. Carroll, D.A. MacLellan, A.P.L. Robinson, M. Roth, C. Spindloe, F. Wagner, B. Zielbauer, P. McKenna and D. Neely: Multi-pulse enhanced laser ion acceleration using plasma half cavity targets, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, p. 024101 (2012)

P.a. Ni, B.G. Logan, S.M. Lund, N. Alexander, F.M. Bienosek, R.H. Cohen, M. Roth and G. Schaumann, Feasibility study of the magnetic beam self-focusing phenomenon in a stack of conducting foils: Application to TNSA proton beams, Laser and Part. Beams, page 1 of 8, 2012


M. M. Günther , K. Sonnabend , E. Brambrink , K. Vogt , V. Bagnoud , K. Harres and M. Roth: A novel nuclear pyrometry for the characterization of high-energy bremsstrahlung and electrons produced in relativistic laser-plasma interactions , Phys. Plasmas 18, 083102 (2011)

T. Heßling , A. Blažević , A. Frank , D. Kraus , M. Roth , G. Schaumann , D. Schumacher , T. Stöhlker , and D. H. H. Hoffmann: Time- and spectrally resolved measurements of laser-driven hohlraum radiation, Phys. Rev. E 84, 016412 (2011)

M. Roth: The diagnostics of ultra-short pulse laser-produced plasma, JINST, 6 R09001 (2011)

O. Tresca, D. C. Carroll, X. H. Yuan, B. Aurand, V. Bagnoud, C. M. Brenner, M. Coury, J. Fils, R. J. Gray, T. Kühl, C. Li, Y. T. Li, X. X. Lin, M. N. Quinn, R. G. Evans, B. Zielbauer, M. Roth, D. Neely and P. McKenna: Controlling the properties of ultraintense laser–proton sources using transverse refluxing of hot electrons in shaped mass-limited targets, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 53, p.105008 (2011)

T. Burris-Mog, K. Harres, F. Nürnberg, S. Busold, M. Bussmann, O. Deppert, G. Hoffmeister, M. Joost, M. Sobiella, A. Tauschwitz, B. Zielbauer, V. Bagnoud, T. Herrmannsdoerfer, M. Roth, and T. E. Cowan: Laser accelerated protons captured and transported by a pulse power solenoid, Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 14, 121301 (2011)


A. Pelka, G. Gregori, D. O. Gericke, J. Vorberger, S. H. Glenzer, M. M. Günther, K. Harres, R. Heathcote, A. L. Kritcher, N. L. Kugland, B. Li, M. Makita, J. Mithen, D. Neely, C. Niemann, A. Otten, D. Riley,G. Schaumann, M. Schollmeier, An. Tauschwitz, and M. Roth: Ultrafast Melting of Carbon Induced by Intense Proton Beams,Physical Review Letters 105, 265701 (2010)

F. Nürnberg, I. Alber, K. Harres, M. Schollmeier, W. Barth, H. Eickhoff, I. Hofmann, A. Friedman, D.P. Grote, B.G. Logan, and M. Roth: Warp simulations for capture and control of laser-accelerated proton beams, Journal of Physics: Conference Series 244, 022052 (2010)

K. Harres, I. Alber, A. Tauschwitz, V. Bagnoud, H. Daido, M. Günther, F. Nürnberg, A. Otten, M. Schollmeier, J. Schütrumpf, M. Tampo, and M. Roth: Beam collimation and transport of quasi-neutral laser-accelerated protons by a solenoid field, Phys. Plasmas 17, 023107 (2010)

A. Frank, A. Blazevic, P. L. Grande, K. Harres, T. Heßling, D. H. H. Hoffmann, R. Knobloch- Maas, P. G. Kuznetsov, F. Nürnberg, A. Pelka, G. Schaumann, G. Schiwietz, A. Schökel, M. Schollmeier, D. Schumacher, J. Schütrumpf, V. V. Vatulin, O. A. Vinokurov, and M. Roth: Energy loss of argon in a laser-generated carbon plasma, Phys. Rev. E 81, 026401 (2010)


A. L. Kritcher, P. Neumayer, C. R. D. Brown, P. Davis, T. Döppner, R. W. Falcone, D. O. Gericke, G. Gregori,B. Holst, O. L. Landen, H. J. Lee, E. C. Morse, A. Pelka, R. Redmer, M. Roth, J. Vorberger,K. Wü̈nsch, and S.H. Glenzer: Measurements of Ionic Structure in Shock Compressed Lithium Hydride from Ultrafast X-Ray Thomson Scattering, Physical Review Letters 103, 245004 (2009)

N. L. Kugland, G. Gregori, S. Bandyopadhyay, C. M. Brenner, C. R. D. Brown, C. Constantin, S. H. Glenzer, F. Y. Khattak, A. L. Kritcher, C. Niemann, A. Otten, J. Pasley, A. Pelka, M. Roth, C. Spindloe, and D. Riley: Evolution of elastic x-ray scattering in laser-shocked warm dense lithium, Phys. Rev. E 80, 066406 (2009)

M. Roth, I. Alber, V. Bagnoud, C.R.D. Brown, R. Clarke, H. Daido, J. Fernandez, K. Flippo, S. Gaillard, C. Gauthier, M. Geissel, S. Glenzer, G. Gregori, M. Günther, K. Harres, R. Heathcote, A. Kritcher, N. Kugland, S. LePape, B. Li, M. Makita, J. Mithen, C. Niemann, F. Nürnberg, D. Offermann, A. Otten, A. Pelka, D. Riley, G. Schaumann, M. Schollmeier, J. Schütrumpf, M. Tampo, A Tauschwitz and An. Tauschwitz: Proton acceleration experiments and warm dense matter research using high power lasers, Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 51, 124039 (2009)

F. Nürnberg, I. Alber, K. Harres, M. Schollmeier, W. Barth, H. Eickhoff, I. Hofmann, A. Friedman, D.P. Grote, B.G. Logan, and M. Roth: Capture and control of laser-accelerated proton beams: experiment and simulation, Proceedings of the 23rd Particle Accelerator Conference, Vancouver BC, Canada (2009)

David C. Carroll, Dimitri Batani, Roger G. Evans, Yannick Glinec, Christian Homann, Rashida Jafer, Satyabrata Kar, Filip Lindau, Olle Lundh, Keith Markey, David Neely, Frank Nürnberg, Anders Persson, Mark N. Quinn, Alex P.L. Robinson, Markus Roth, Claes-Göran Wahlström, Xiaohui Yuan, Matthew Zepf, Paul McKenna: Dynamic control and enhancement of laser-accelerated protons using multiple laser pulses multiple laser pulses, C. R. Physique 10 (2009) 188-196

F. Nürnberg, M. Schollmeier, E. Brambrink, A. Blazevic, D. C. Carroll, K. Flippo, D. C. Gautier, M. Geißel, K. Harres, B. M. Hegelich, O. Lundh, K. Markey, P. McKenna, D. Neely, J. Schreiber, and M. Roth, „Radiochromic film imaging spectroscopy of laser-accelerated proton beams“, Review of Scientific Instruments 80, 033301 (2009)


P. McKenna, D.C. Carroll, O. Lundh, F. Nürnberg, K. Markey, S. Bandyopadhyay, D. Batani, R.G. Evans, R. Jafer, S. Kar, D. Neely, D. Pepler, M.N. Quinn, R. Redaelli, M. Roth, C.-G. Wahlström, X.H. Yuan and M. Zepf, „Effects of front surface plasma expansion on proton acceleration in ultraintense laser irradiation of foil targets“ , Laser and Particle Beams (2008), 26: 591-596 Cambridge University Press

K. Harres, M. Schollmeier, E. Brambrink, P. Audebert, A. Blazevic, K. Flippo, D. C. Gautier, M. Geißel, B. M. Hegelich, F. Nürnberg, J. Schreiber, H. Wahl, and M. Roth, „Development and calibration of a Thomson parabola with microchannel plate for the detection of laser-accelerated MeV ions“, Review of Scientific Instruments 79, 093306 (2008)

E. García Saiz, G. Gregori, D. O. Gericke, J. Vorberger, B. Barbrel, R. J. Clarke, R. R. Freeman, S. H. Glenzer, F. Y. Khattak, M. Koenig, O. L. Landen, D. Neely, P. Neumayer, M. M. Notley, A. Pelka, D. Price, M. Roth, M. Schollmeier, C. Spindloe, R. L. Weber, L.  van Woerkom, K. Wünsch & D. Riley: Probing warm dense lithium by inelastic X-ray scattering, Nature Physics 4, 940 – 944 (2008)

M. Schollmeier, S. Becker, M. Geißel, K.A. Flippo, A. Blazevic, S.A. Gaillard, D. C. Gautier, F. Grüner, K. Harres, M. Kimmel, F. Nürnberg, P. Rambo, U. Schramm, J. Schreiber, J. Schütrumpf, J. Schwarz, N.A. Tahir, B. Atherton, D. Habs, B.M. Hegelich and M. Roth, „Controlled transport and focusing of laser-accelerated protons with miniature magnetic devices“, Physical Review Letters 101, 055004 (2008)

K. A. Flippo, E. d'Humières, S. A. Gaillard, J. Rassuchine, D. C. Gautier, M. Schollmeier, F. Nürnberg, J. L. Kline, J. Adams, B. Albright, M. Bakeman, K. Harres, R. P. Johnson, G. Korgan, S. Letzring, S. Malekos, N. Renard-LeGalloudec, Y. Sentoku, T. Shimada, M. Roth, T. E. Cowan, J. C. Fernández, and B. M. Hegelich, „Increased efficiency of short-pulse laser-generated proton beams from novel flat-top cone targets“, Phys. of Plasmas 15, 056709 (2008)

D. Jung, L. A. Gizzi, L. Labate, D. Neely, M. M. Notley, P. P. Rajeev, M. Roth, and G. Gregori, „Experimental characterization of picosecond laser interaction with solid targets“, Phys. Rev. E 77, 056403 (2008)

M. Schollmeier, K. Harres, F. Nürnberg, A. Blazevic, P. Audebert, E. Brambrink, J. C. Fernández, K. A. Flippo, D. C. Gautier, M. Geißel, B. M. Hegelich, J. Schreiber, and M. Roth, „Laser beam-profile impression and target thickness impact on laser-accelerated protons“, Phys. of Plasmas 15, 053101 (2008)

M. Schollmeier, M. Roth, G. Schaumann, A. Blazevic, K. Flippo, A. Frank, J.C. Fernandez, D.C. Gautier, K. Harres, T. Heßling, B.M. Hegelich, F. Nürnberg, A. Pelka, H. Ruhl, J. Schreiber, D. Schumacher, K. Witte, B. Zielbauer, and D.H.H. Hoffmann, Plasma physics experiments at GSI, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 112, 042068 (2008)


M. Schollmeier, M. Roth, A. Blazevic, E. Brambrink, J.A. Cobble, J.C. Fernandez, K.A. Flippo, D.C. Gautier, D. Habs, K. Harres, B.M. Hegelich, T. Heßling, D.H.H. Hoffmann, S. Letzring, F. Nürnberg, G. Schaumann, J. Schreiber, K. Witte, Laser ion acceleration with micro-grooved targets, Nucl. Intrum. and Meth. A 577, pp. 186-190 (2007)


M. Schollmeier, G. Rodriguez Prieto, F.B. Rosmej, G. Schaumann, A. Blazevic, O.N. Rosmej, M. Roth, Investigation of laser-produced chlorine plasma radiation for non-monochromatic X-ray scattering experiments, Laser and Part. Beams 24 p., 335 (2006)

An. Tauschwitz, E. Brambrink, J.A. Maruhn, M. Roth, M. Schollmeier, T. Schlegel, A. Tauschwitz, Laser-produced proton beams as a tool for equation-of-state studies of warm dense matter, High Energy Density Physics, 2, p.16-20, (2006)

D.H.H. Hoffmann, A. Blazevic, O.N. Rosmej, P. Spiller, N.A. Tahir, K.Weyrich, T. Dafni, M. Kuster, P. Ni, M. Roth, S. Udrea, D. Varentsov, J. Jacoby, V. Kain, R. Schmidt, K. Zioutas, V. Mintsev, V.E. Fortov, B.Yu. Sharkov, Particle accelerator physics and technology for high energy density physics research, Eur. Phys. Journal D, Published online: DOI 10.1140/epjd/e2006-00125-0

M. Borghesi, J. Fuchs, S.V. Bulanov, A.J. MacKinnon, P.K. Patel, M. Roth, Fast Ion Generation by High- Intensity Laser Irradiation of Solid Targets and Applications, Fusion Science and Technology, Vol. 49, 3, p. 412 (2006)

B.G. Logan, R.O. Bangerter, D.A. Callahan, M. Tabak, M. Roth, L.J. Perkins, G. Caporaso, Assessment of Potential for Ion-Driven Fast Ignition, Fusion Science and Technology, Vol.49, 3, p. 399 (2006)

E. Brambrink, J. Schreiber, T. Schlegel, P. Audebert, J. Cobble, J. Fuchs, M. Hegelich, M. Roth, Transverse Characteristics of Short-PulseLaser-Produced Ion Beams: A study of the Acceleration Dynamics, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 15, 154801 (2006)

E. Brambrink, M Roth, A. Blazevic, T. Schlegel, Modeling of the electrostatic sheath shape on the rear target surface in short-pulse laser-driven proton acceleration, Laser and Part. Beams 24, p. 163 (2006)

E. Nardi, D. V. Fisher, M. Roth, A. Blazevic, D. H.H. Hoffmann, Charge State of Zn projectile Ions in partially ionized plasma: Simulations, Laser and Part. Beams 24, p. 131 (2006)

D.H.H. Hoffmann, A. Blazevic, O.N. Rosmej, P. Spiller, N.A. Tahir, K. Weyrich, T. Dafni, M. Kuster, M. Roth, S. Udrea, D. Varentsov, J. Jacoby, K. Zioutas, V. Mintsev, V.E. Fortov, B.Yu. Sharkov, Y. Maron, Frontiers of dense plasma physics with intense ion and laser beams and accelerator technology, Physica Scripta, Vol. T123, p.1 (2006)


Kuehl, Th., Bock, R., Borneis, S., Brambrink, E., Brand, H., Caird, J., Campbell, E.M., Cassou, K., Gaul, E., Goette, S., Haefner, C., Hahn, T., Heuck, H.M., Hoffmann, D.H.H., Javarkova, D., Klisnick, A., Kluge, H.-J., Kunzer, S., Merz, T., Neumayer, P., Nickles, P., Perry, M.D., Reemts, D., Ros, D., Roth, M., Samek, S., Sandner, W., Schaumann, G., Schrader, F., Seelig, W., Tauschwitz, A., Thiel, R., Ursescu, D., Wiewior, P., Wittrock, U., Zielbauer, B., PHELIX: status and first experiments, Hyperfine Interactions, 162 (1-4), p. 55-62 (2005)

M. Roth, A. Blazevic, E.Brambrink, M. Geissel, T.E. Cowan, J. Fuchs, A. Kemp, H. Ruhl, P. Audebert, J. Cobble, J. Fernandez, M. Hegelich, S. Letzring, K. Ledingham, P. McKenna, R. Clarke, D. Neely, S. Karsch, D. Habs, J.Schreiber, Laser Accelerated, High Quality Ion Beams, Hyperfine Interactions, 162, (1-4), p. 45-53 (2005)

G.Schaumann, M.S. Schollmeier, G. Rodriguez-Prieto, A. Blazevic, E. Brambrink, M. Geissel, S. Korostiy, P. Pirzadeh, M. Roth, F.B. Rosmej, A. Ya. Faenov, T.A. Pikuz, K. Tsigutkin, Y. Maron, N.A. Tahir, High Energy heavy ion jets emerging from laser plasma generated by long pulse laser beams from the NHELIX laser at GSI, Laser and Part. Beams 23, p.503 (2005)

M. Roth, E. Brambrink, P. Audebert, M. Basko, A. Blazevic, R. Clarke, J. Cobble, T.E. Cowan, J. Fernandez, J. Fuchs, M. Hegelich, K. Ledingham, B.G. Logan, D. Neely, H. Ruhl, M. Schollmeier, Laser accelerated ions in ICF research prospects and experiments, Plasma Phys. and Contr. Fusion, 47, B841-B850 (2005)

P. Neumayer; R. Bock, S. Borneis, E. Brambrink, H. Brand, J. Caird, E.M. Campbell, E. Gaul, S. Goette, C. Haeffner, T. Hahn, H.M. Heuck, D.H.H. Hoffmann, D. Javorkova, H.-J. Kluge, T. Kuehl, S. Kunzer, T. Merz, E. Onkels, M.D. Perry, D. Reemts, M. Roth, S. Samek, G. Schaumann, F. Schrader, W. Seelig, A. Tauschwitz, R. Thiel, D. Ursescu, P. Wiewior, U. Wittrock, B. Zielbauer, Status of PHELIX laser and first experiments, Laser and Part. Beams 23, p.385 (2005)

M. Geissel, M. Roth, M. Allen, P. Audebert, M. Basko, A. Blazevic, E. Brambrink, J. Cobble, T.E. Cowan, M.E. Cuneo, J.C. Fernández, J. Fuchs, J.-C. Gauthier, M. Hegelich and S. Karsch, M.I-12: short pulse laser generated ion beams for fast ignition, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Volume 544, Issues 1-2, 21 May 2005, Pages 55-60

T.E. Cowan, J. Fuchs, H. Ruhl, Y. Sentoku, A. Kemp, P. Audebert, M. Roth, R. Stephens, I. Barton, A. Blazevic, E. Brambrink, J. Cobble, J.C. Fernández, J.-C. Gauthier, M. Geissel, M. Hegelich, J. Kaae, S. Karsch, G.P. Le Sage, S. Letzring, M. Manclossi, S. Meyroneinc, A. Newkirk, H. Pépin and N. Renard-LeGalloudec, Ultra-low emittance, high currentnext term proton beams produced with a laser-virtual cathode sheath accelerator, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Volume 544, Issues 1-2, 21 May 2005, Pages 277-284

B. M. Hegelich, B. Albright, P. Audebert, A. Blazevic, E. Brambrink, J. Cobble, T. Cowan, J. Fuchs, J. C. Gauthier, C. Gautier, M. Geissel, D. Habs, R. Johnson, S. Karsch, A. Kemp, S. Letzring, M. Roth, U. Schramm, J. Schreiber, K. J. Witte, J. C. Fernandez, Spectral properties of laser-accelerated mid-Z MeV/u ion beams, Phys. Plasmas Vol. 12, 5, p.056314 (2005)


T. E. Cowan, J. Fuchs, H. Ruhl, A. Kemp, P. Audebert, M. Roth, R. Stephens, I. Barton, A. Blazevic, E. Brambrink, J. Cobble, J. Fernandez, J.-C. Gauthier, M. Geissel, M. Hegelich, J. Kaae, S. Karsch, G.P. Le Sage, S. Letzring, M. Manclossi, S. Meyroneinc, A. Newkirk, H. Pepin, N. Renard-Le Galloudec, Ultralow Emittance, Multi-MeV Proton Beams from a Laser Virtual-Cathode Plasma Accelerator, Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 20, p.204801 (2004)

M. Roth, Beschleunigen mit Licht, Physik Journal 3, Vol. 1, p. 31-37 (2004)


J. Fuchs, T. E. Cowan, P. Audebert, H. Ruhl, L. Gremillet, A. Kemp, M. Allen, A. Blazevic, J.-C. Gauthier, M. Geissel, M. Hegelich, S. Karsch, P. Parks, M. Roth, Y. Sentoku, R. Stephens, and E.M. Campbell, Spatial Uniformity of Laser-Accelerated Ultrahigh-Current MeV Electron Propagation in Metals and Insulators, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91,25, p. 255002, (2003)

M. Allen, Y. Sentoku, P. Audebert, A. Blazevic, T. Cowan, J. Fuchs, J. C. Gauthier, M. Geissel, M. Hegelich, S. Karsch, E. Morse, P. K. Patel, and M. Roth, Proton spectra from ultraintense laser--plasma interaction with thin foils: Experiments, theory, and simulation, Physics of Plasmas, Vol 10, 8, p. 3283 (2003)


M. Hegelich, S. Karsch, G. Pretzler, D. Habs, K. Witte, W. Guenther, M. Allen, A. Blazevic, J. Fuchs, J.C. Gauthier, M. Geissel, P. Audebert, T. Cowan and M. Roth, MeV Ion Jets from Short-Pulse-Laser Interaction with Thin Foils, Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 89, 8, p. 085002 (2002)

M. Roth, A. Blazevic, M. Geissel, T. Schlegel, T.E. Cowan, M. Allen, J.-C. Gauthier, P. Audebert, J. Fuchs J. Meyer-ter-Vehn,, M. Hegelich, S. Karsch, A. Pukhov, Energetic ions generated by laser pulses: A detailed study on target properties, Phys. Rev. ST-AB, Vol. 5, p.061301 (2002)


F.B. Rosmej, D.H.H. Hoffmann, M. Geißel, M. Roth, P. Pirzadeh, A. Ya. Faenov, T. A. Pikuz, I. Yu. Skobolev and A.I. Magunov, Advanced x-ray diagnostics based on an observation of high-energy Rydberg transitions from autoionizing levels in dense laser-produced plasmas, Phys. Rev. A, 63, p.0634091 (2001)

M. Roth, T.E. Cowan, C. Brown, M. Christl, W. Fountain, S. Hatchett, J. Johnson, M.H. Key, D.M. Pennington, M.D. Perry, T.W. Philips, T.C. Sangster, M. Singh, R. Snavely, M. Stoyer, Y. Takahashi, S.C. Wilks, K. Yasuike, Intense ion beams accelerated by petawatt-class lasers, Nucl. Instr. and Meth A, 464, p.201 (2001)

S.C. Wilks, A.B. Langdon, T.E. Cowan, M. Roth, M. Singh, S. Hatchett, M.H. Key, D. Pennington, A. MacKinnon and R.A. Snavely, Energetic proton generation in ultra-intense laser-solid interactions, Phys. Plasmas, Vol. 8, p. 542, February (2001)

M. Roth, T.E. Cowan, M.H. Key, S.P. Hatchett, C. Brown, W. Fountain, J. Johnson, D.M. Pennington, R.A. Snavely, S.C. Wilks, K. Yasuike, H. Ruhl, P. Pegoraro, S.V. Bulanov, H. Powell, E.M. Campbell, M.D. Perry, Fast Ignition by Intense Laser-Accelerated Proton Beams, Phys. Rev. Lett. 3, Vol. 86, p. 436 (2001)


R.A. Snavely, M.H. Key, S.P. Hatchett, T.E. Cowan, M. Roth, T.W. Phillips, M.A. Stoyer, E.A. Henry, T.C. Sangster, M.S. Singh, S.C. Wilks, A. MacKinnon, A. Offenberger, D.M. Pennington, K. Yasuike, A.B. Langdon, B.F. Lasinski, J. Johnson, M.D. Perry, and E.M. Campbell, Intense High-Energy Proton Beams from Petawatt-Laser Irradiation of Solids, Phys. Rev. Lett., 14, Vol. 85, p.2945 (2000)

S. Hatchett, C. Brown, T.E. Cowan, E.A. Henry, J. Johnson, M.H. Key, J.A. Koch, A.B. Langdon, B.F. Lasinsky, R.W. Lee, A.J. MacKinnon, D.M. Pennington, M.D. Perry, T.W. Philips, M. Roth, T.C. Snangster, M.S. Singh, R.A. Snavely, M.A. Stoyer, S.C. Wilks and K. Yazuhike, Electron, photon, and ion beams from the relativistic interaction of Petawatt laser pulses with solid targets, Phys. Plasmas 5, Vol.7, p. 2076, (2000)