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Donald Umstadter

Donald Umstadter


Director of Extreme Light Laboratory at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Dr. Donald Umstadter is a professor in the Physics and Astronomy Department at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln (UNL). He also holds the Leland J. and Dorothy H. Olson Chancellors Distinguished Chair of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. He established and directs the Extreme Light Laboratory, one of the host institutions of a network of the LaserNetUS network of high-intensity laser facilities.

  • Network Facilities Committee

News, Events & Publications

Dec 2, 2021    Publications

Experimental observation of polarization-resolved nonlinear Thomson scattering of elliptically polarized light

C. Fruhling, J. Wang, D. Umstadter, C. Schulzke, M. Romero, M. Ware, and J. Peatross. Phys. Rev. A 104, 053519, (2021).

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Mar 15, 2021    Publications

Traveling‐wave Thomson scattering for electron‐beam spectroscopy

Q. Chen, V. Horny, R. Syed, and D. Umstadter. Phys. Rev. Accel. Beams 24, 032901 (2021).

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May 6, 2021    Dissertations

Fundamental Studies of Thomson Scattering

C. Fruhling, PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Advisor: D. Umstadter

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