Berkeley Lab

2021 Publications

Indicating the collaborative nature of our work, many of these papers have a corresponding author outside LBNL. These are indicated with italics.

Advanced Light Source Accelerator Physics

Hellert, S.C. Leemann, G. Penn, C. Steier, C. Sun, M. Venturini, and D. Wang, “Three-dipole kicker injection scheme for the Advanced Light Source upgrade accumulator ring,” accepted by Physical Review Accelerators and Beams, preprint online 29 November 2021.

Accelerator Modeling Program

F. Albert et al., including J.-L. Vay, “2020 Roadmap on Plasma Accelerators”, New Journal of Physics 23, 031101 (17 March 2021), https://doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/abcc62

D. A. Bizzozero, J. Qiang (LBNL); L. Ge, Z. Li, C. Ng, L. Xiao (SLAC), “Multi-objective optimization with an integrated electromagnetics and beam dynamics workflow,” Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research A 1020, 165844 (21 December 2021), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2021.165844


L. Fedeli, A. Sainte-Marie, N. Zaim (CEA Saclay); M. Thévenet (LBNL, now DESY); J.L. Vay, A. Myers (LBNL); F. Quéré, and H. Vincenti (CEA Saclay), “Probing strong-field QED with Doppler-boosted petawatt-class lasers”, Physical Review Letters 127, 114801 (10 September 2021,) https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.127.114801

K. Hwang, C. Mitchell, and R. Ryne, “Rapidly Converging Chaos Indicator for Studying Dynamic Aperture in a Storage Ring with Space Charge,” Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 23, 084601 (31 August 2020) https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.23.084601


S. Jalas et al. (including R. Lehe, LBNL), “Bayesian Optimization of a Laser-Plasma Accelerator,” Physical Review Letters 126, 104801 (11 March 2021), https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.126.104801

C. Mitchell, K. Hwang, and R. Ryne, “Dynamics Near Equilibrium for Intense Beams in a Nonlinear Integrable Focusing Channel,” Journal of Instrumentation 15, P07019 (22 July 2020), https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/15/07/P07019

C. Mitchell, R. Ryne, and K. Hwang, “Bifurcation Analysis of Nonlinear Hamiltonian Dynamics in the Fermilab Integrable Optics Test Accelerator,” Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 23, 064002 (22 July 2020), https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.23.064002

A. Myers, A. Almgren, L. D. Amorim, J. Bell (LBNL); L. Fedeli (CEA Saclay); L. Ge (SLAC and LBNL); K. Gott (LBNL); D.P. Grote (LLNL); M. Hogan (SLAC); A. Huebl, R. Jambunathan, R. Lehe (LBNL); C. Ng (SLAC); M. Rowan, O. Shapoval (LBNL); M. Thévenet (DESY); J.-L. Vay (LBNL); H. Vincenti (CEA Saclay); E. Yang (LBNL); N. Zaim (CEA Saclay); W. Zhang, Y. Zhao and E. Zoni (LBNL), “Porting WarpX to GPU-accelerated platforms”, Parallel Computing 108, 102833 (14 September 2021) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.parco.2021.102833

J. Qiang, “Advances in the simulation of space-charge effects,” Journal of Instrumentation 15, P07028 (July 2020), and International Committee on Future Accelerators (ICFA) Beam Dynamics Newsletter #79—Space Charge, https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/15/07/P07028
The author additionally served as Editor of this issue of the ICFA Beam Dynamics Newsletter.

Ji Qiang, Lucas Brouwer, and Reed Teyber, “Fixed field phase shifters for a multi-pass recirculating superconducting proton linac,” Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 24, 030101 (9 March 2021), https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.24.030101

J. Qiang, L. Brouwer, and R. Teyber, “Fixed field phase shifters for a multi-pass recirculating superconducting proton linac,” Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 24, 030101 (9 March 2021), https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.24.030101

D. Sagan (Cornell University); M. Berz (Michigan State University); N.M. Cook (RadiaSoft LLC); Y. Hao (BNL); G. Hoffstaetter (Cornell University); A. Huebl (LBNL); C.-K. Huang (LANL); M.H. Langston (Reservoir Labs Inc.), C.E. Mayes (SLAC); C.E. Mitchell (LBNL); C.-K. Ng (SLAC); J. Qiang, R.D. Ryne (LBNL); A. Scheinker (LANL); E. Stern (FNAL); J.-L. Vay (LBNL); D. Winklehner (MIT); H. Zhang (TJNAF); “Simulations of Future Particle Accelerators: Issues and Mitigations”, ICFA Beam Dynamics Newsletter, Journal of Instrumentation 16, T10002 (11 October 2021), https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/16/10/T10002

Olga Shapoval, Remi Lehe, Maxence Thévenet, Edoardo Zoni, Yinjian Zhao, and Jean-Luc Vay, “Overcoming timestep limitations in boosted-frame particle-in-cell simulations of plasma-based acceleration”, Physical Review E 104, 055311 (29 November 2021), https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.104.055311

J.-L. Vay, A. Huebl, A. Almgren, L.D. Amorim, J. Bell (LBNL); L. Fedeli (CEA Saclay); L. Ge (SLAC); K. Gott (LBNL); D.P. Grote (LLNL); M. Hogan (SLAC); R. Jambunathan, R. Lehe, A. Myers (LBNL); C. Ng (SLAC); M. Rowan, O. Shapoval (LBNL); M. Thévenet (DESY); H. Vincenti (CEA Saclay); E. Yang (LBNL); N. Zaïm (CEA Saclay); W. Zhang, Y. Zhao, and E. Zoni (LBNL), “Modeling of a chain of three plasma accelerator stages with the WarpX electromagnetic PIC code on GPUs,” Physics of Plasmas 28, 2, 10.1063/5.0028512, Special Collection: Building the Bridge to Exascale Computing: Applications and Opportunities for Plasma Science (9 February 2021), https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0028512

J.-L. Vay, A. Huebl, R. Lehe (LBNL); N.M. Cook (RadiaSoft LLC); R.J. England (SLAC); U. Niedermayer (TU Darmstadt); P. Piot (Northern Illinois University and ANL); F. Tsung (UCLA); D. Winklehner (MIT), “Modeling of Advanced Accelerator Concepts,” ICFA Beam Dynamics Newsletter, Journal of Instrumentation 16, T10003 (11 October 2021), https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/16/10/T10003

Lipeng Wan (ORNL); Axel Huebl, Junmin Gu (LBNL); Franz Poeschel, CAUSUS);
Ana Gainaru, Ruonan Wang, Jieyang Chen (ORNL); Xin Liang (Missouri University of Science and Technology); Dmitry Ganyushin (ORNL); Todd Munson, Ian Foster (ANL); Jean-Luc Vay (LBNL); Norbert Podhorszki (ORNL); Kesheng Wu (LBNL); Scott Klasky (ORNL), “Improving I/O Performance for Exascale Applications through Online Data Layout Reorganization,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel & Distributed Systems 33, 878-890 (April 2022), early access (December 2021), https://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TPDS.2021.3100784

D. Xu, Y. Hao, Y. Luo and J. Qiang, “Synchrobetatron resonance of crab crossing scheme with large crossing angle and finite bunch length,” Phys. Rev. Accel. Beams 24, 041002 (16 April 2021), https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.24.041002

Invited talks without publication opportunity

A. Huebl, “Computational Frontier Status”, 2021 AF1 Community Meeting, Nov. 22-23, 2021.

J. Qiang, “Envelope instabilities and their mitigation in high intensity hadron beams” 64th ICFA beam dynamics workshop on High Intensity and High Brightness Hadron Beams, Fermilab, Chicago, Oct. 3-8, 2021.

A. Huebl, “openPMD – Scientific, Community Meta-Data Standard”, Workshop on SAXS@XFELs and HI & HE laser driven matter, Nov 4-5, Dresden, Germany.

BELLA Center

D.P. Grote, A. Friedman, C.G.R. Geddes, R. Lehe, C. Benedetti, T. M. Ostermayr, H-E Tsai, J.-L. Vay, C.B. Schroeder, E. Esarey, “Reduced bandwidth Compton photons from a laser-plasma accelerator using tailored plasma channels,” Physics of Plasmas (accepted).

D. Rohrbach, Z. Ollmann, M. Hayati (University of Bern); C.B. Schroeder (LBNL); W.P. Leemans, T. Feurer (DESY), “THz-driven split ring resonator undulator,” Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 24, 010703 (28 January 2021), https://doi.org/ 10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.24.010703

M. Turner, A. J. Gonsalves, S. S. Bulanov, C. Benedetti, N. A. Bobrova, V. A. Gasilov, P. V. Sasorov, G. Korn, K. Nakamura, C.G.R. Geddes, C.B. Schroeder, E. Esarey, “Radial density profile and stability of capillary discharge plasma waveguides of lengths up to 40 cm,” High Power Laser Science and Engineering, 9, 2:02000e17 (28 April 2021) https://doi.org/10.1017/hpl.2021.6

C.B. Schroeder, “Lasers for plasma accelerators,” invited talk without publication opportunity, APS April Meeting, April 19, 2021.


A. Zingale, N. Czapla, D.M. Nasir (The Ohio State University); S.K. Barber, J.H. Bin, A.J. Gonsalves, F. Isono, J. van Tilborg, S. Steinke, K. Nakamura (LBNL); G.E. Cochran (LLNL); J. Purcell (The Ohio State University); W.P. Leemans (LBNL, now at DESY); C.G.R. Geddes, C.B. Schroeder, E. Esarey (LBNL); D.W. Schumacher (The Ohio State University), “Emittance preserving thin film plasma mirrors for GeV scale laser plasma accelerators,” Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 24, 121301 (2 December 2021); https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.24.121301

Fusion Science & Ion Beam Technology Program

Russell E. Lake (ATAP and QCD Labs, Inc.); Arun Persaud, Casey Christian, Edward S. Barnard, Emory M. Chan (LBNL); Andrew A. Bettiol (National University of Singapore); Marilena Tomut (GSI Darmstadt and Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster); Christina Trautmann (GSI-Darmstadt and Technische Universität Darmstadt); and Thomas Schenkel (LBNL), “Direct formation of nitrogen-vacancy centers in nitrogen doped diamond along the trajectories of swift heavy ions”, Applied Physics Letters 118, 084002 (2021); https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0036643


Jan Meijer (Universität Leipzig); Thomas Schenkel (LBNL); Ivo W. Rangelow (Technische Universität Ilmenau), “Single dopant atom lithography for the fabrication of quantum computers and low power electronic devices,” in Panning and Liddle, editors, Novel Patterning Technologies 2021, SPIE Advanced Lithography (22-27 February 2021, online), Proc. SPIE 11610, 116101A; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2584612