Sentoku Yasuhiko

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Name
Sentoku Yasuhiko
Affiliation
Osaka University
Research funding number
10322653

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Yasuhiko Sentoku: Ph.D 1999, Osaka University.
Speciality: High energy density science, plasma physics, specifically, intense laser-plasma physics.
2016- current: Professor, Institute of Laser Engineering, Osaka University.
2002-2003: Staff Scientist, General Atomics, San Diego, USA.
2003-2016: Faculty, Department of Physics, University of Nevada, Reno. 2011-2016: Tenured Full Professor
2018: Fellow of American Physical Society (APS)

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2018
APS fellowship, American Physical Society
 
May 2009
Dr. Donald Mousel & Dr. William Feltner Award for Excellence in Research, University of Nevada, Reno
 

Published Papers

 
Electron acceleration in dense plasmas heated by a picosecond relativistic laser
N. Iwata, Y. Sentoku, T. Sano and K. Mima
Nuclear Fusion   59 8   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Enhancing laser beam performance by interfering intense laser beamlets
A. Morace, N. Iwata, Y. Sentoku, K. Mima, Y. Arikawa, A. Yogo, A. Andreev, S. Tosaki, X. Vaisseau, Y. Abe, S. Kojima, S. Sakata, M. Hata, S. Lee, K. Matsuo, N. Kamitsukasa, T. Norimatsu, J. Kawanaka, S. Tokita, N. Miyanaga, H. Shiraga, Y. Sakawa, M. Nakai, H. Nishimura, H. Azechi, S. Fujioka, R. Kodama
Nature Communicons   10 2995   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Structure-preserving strategy for conservative simulation of the relativistic nonlinear Landau-Fokker-Planck equation
Takashi Shiroto, Yasuhiko Sentoku
PHYSICAL REVIEW E   99 053309   May 2019   [Refereed]
Monochromatic 2D Kα Emission Images Revealing Short-Pulse Laser Isochoric Heating Mechanism
H. Sawada,1,* Y. Sentoku,2 T. Yabuuchi,3 U. Zastrau,4 E. Förster,5,6 F. N. Beg,7 H. Chen,8 A. J. Kemp,8 H. S. McLean,8 P. K. Patel,8 and Y. Ping
Physical Review Letters   122 155002-1-155002-7   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
First demonstration of ARC-accelerated proton beams at the National Ignition Facility
D. Mariscal, T. Ma, S. C. Wilks, A. J. Kemp, G. J. Williams , P. Michel, H. Chen, P. K. Patel, B. A. Remington , M. Bowers, L. Pelz, M. R. Hermann, W. Hsing, D. Martinez , R. Sigurdsson, M. Prantil, A. Conder, J. Lawson, M. Hamamoto, P. Di Nicola, C. Widmayer, D. Homoelle, R. Lowe-Webb, S. Herriot, W. Williams, D. Alessi , D. Kalantar, R. Zacharias, C. Haefner, N. Thompson, T. Zobrist, D. Lord, N. Hash, A. Pak, N. Lemos , M. Tabak, C. McGuffey , J. Kim , F. N. Beg, M. S. Wei, P. Norreys, A. Morace, N. Iwata, Y. Sentoku , D. Neely, G. G. Scott, and K. Flippo
Physics of Plasmas   26 043110   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Research trends of electron-positron plasma creation using ultra-intense laser light
Natsumi Iwata, Yasuhiko Sentoku
Japanese Positron Science Society   12 31-37   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Modication of single-crystalline yttria- stabilised zirconia induced by radiation heating from laser-produced plasma
Yoshitaka Mori , Atsushi Sunahara , Yasuhiko Nishimura,, Tatsumi Hioki, Hirozumi Azuma, Tomoyoshi Motohiro, Yoneyoshi Kitagawa, Katsuhiro Ishii, Ryohei Hanayama, Osamu Komeda, Takashi Sekine, Yasuki Takeuchi, Takashi Kurita, Eisuke Miura and Yasuhiko Sentoku
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics   52 105202-1-105202-13   Jan 2019
Characterization of fast electron divergence and energy spectrum from modeling of angularly resolved bremsstrahlung measurements
T. S. Daykin , H. Sawada , Y. Sentoku , F. N. Beg, H. Chen, H. S. McLean , A. J. Link, P. K. Patel, and Y. Ping
Physics of Plasmas   25 123103-1-123103-8   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Quadratic conservative scheme for relativistic Vlasov–Maxwell system
Takashi Shiroto, Naofumi Ohnishi, Yasuhiko Sentoku
Journal of Computational Physics   379 32-50   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Shohei Sakata, Seungho Lee, Hiroki Morita, Tomoyuki Johzaki, Hiroshi Sawada, Yuki Iwasa, Kazuki Matsuo, King Fai Farley Law, Akira Yao, Masayasu Hata, Atsushi Sunahara, Sadaoki Kojima, Yuki Abe, Hidetaka Kishimoto, Aneez Syuhada, Takashi Shiroto, Alessio Morace, Akifumi Yogo, Natsumi Iwata, Mitsuo Nakai, Hitoshi Sakagami, Tetsuo Ozaki, Kohei Yamanoi, Takayoshi Norimatsu, Yoshiki Nakata, Shigeki Tokita, Noriaki Miyanaga, Junji Kawanaka, Hiroyuki Shiraga, Kunioki Mima, Hiroaki Nishimura, Mathieu Bailly-Grandvaux, João Jorge Santos, Hideo Nagatomo, Hiroshi Azechi, Ryosuke Kodama, Yasunobu Arikawa, Yasuhiko Sentoku, Shinsuke Fujioka
Nature Communications   9    Sep 2018
© 2018, The Author(s). Fast isochoric heating of a pre-compressed plasma core with a high-intensity short-pulse laser is an attractive and alternative approach to create ultra-high-energy-density states like those found in inertial confinement fus...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Second harmonics generation by LFEX laser [Invited]
Sep 2017   
Compression of Solid CD Sphere by Multiple Laser Beams in 100-T Magnetic Field for Magnetically-Assisted Fast Ignition Research
Sep 2017   
Novel Schemes of Laser-Ion Acceleration with Multi-Picosecond Pulses
A. Yogo, A. Morace, M. Hata, N. Iwata, Y Sentoku, S. Fujioka, Y. Arikawa, T. Johzaki,K. Mima, H. Nagatomo, H. Sakagami, T. Ozaki, S. Tokita, Y. Nakata, J. Kawanaka,N. Miyanaga, K. Yamanoi, T. Norimatsu, M. Murakami, M. Nakai, H. Shiraga, A. Sagisaka,K. Kondo, H. Azechi, R. Kodama, and H. Nishimura
Sep 2017   
The laser-plasma interaction of multi-picosecond (ps) pulse [1-4] in the relativistic regime (>1018 Wcm-2 in the intensity) is an unexplored field, where the scaling of acceleration of both electrons and ions is completely different from the one s...
Ion acceleration mechanism driven by multi-picosecond PW laser pulses
A. Yogo1,2, K. Mima1,3, N. Iwata1, S. Tosaki1, A. Morace1, Y. Arikawa1, S. Fujioka1, H. Nishimura1, Y. Sentoku1, T. Johzaki4, K. Matsuo1, N. Kamitsukasa1, S. Kojima1, H. Nagatomo1, M. Nakai1,H. Shiraga1, M. Murakami1, S. Tokita1, J. Kawanaka1, N. Miyanaga1, K. Yamanoi1, T. Norimatsu1, A. Sagisaka5, S. V. Bulanov5, H. Sakagami6, K. Kondo5, H. Azechi1, and R. Kodama1
Sep 2017   
Ion Acceleration from the Modulated Electric and Magnetic Fields by Bundled Picosecond Laser Beams
A. Yogo, M. Hata, A. Morace, N. Iwata, Y. Arikawa, T. Johzaki, S. Fujioka, Y. Sentoku, S. Tosaki, K. Koga, H. Nishimura, K. Mima, M. Nakai, R. Kodama, and H. Azechi
Jul 2017   
Laser-driven neutron source: state of the art and applications on ILE [Invited]
A. Yogo , K. Koga, S. Tosaki, Y. Suzuki, K. Okamoto, Y. Arikawa, S. Fujioka, Y. Sentoku, Y. Abe, Y. Kato, M. Nakai, K. Mima, K. Yamanoi, T. Norimatsu, M. anasaki, K. Oda, T. Yamauchi, H. Azechi, and H. Nishimura
Apr 2017