Nonlinear X-ray compton scattering

Matthias Fuchs, Mariano Trigo, Jian Chen, Shambhu Ghimire, Sharon Shwartz, Michael Kozina, Mason Jiang, Thomas Henighan, Crystal Bray, Georges Ndabashimiye, Yiping Feng, Sven Herrmann, Gabriella Carini, Jack Pines, Philip Hart, Christopher Kenney, Serge Guillet, Boutet Sébastien Boutet, Garth Williams, Marc MesserschmidtMarvin Seibert, Möller Stefan Möller, Jerome B. Hastings, David A. Reis

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We use XFEL pulses to observe the most fundamental nonlinear X-ray-matter interaction: nonlinear Compton scattering. In contrast to theoretical predictions, we measure an anonymous and yet to be explained red-shift in the observed photon energy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHigh Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena, HILAS 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529954
StatePublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventHigh Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena, HILAS 2014 - Messe Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Duration: Mar 18 2014Mar 20 2014

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceHigh Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena, HILAS 2014
CityMesse Berlin, Berlin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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