The National Facility physics and diagnostics

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This paper presents a description of the National Ignition Facility, some of the physics experiments that will be performed on it, and a description of some of the diagnostics needed to complete these experiments. Experiments are presented under the headings of: ignition physics, weapons physics or high-energy-density experimental science, weapons effects, and basic science and inertial fusion energy. The diagnostics discussed are primarily those that will be provided for early operation.

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Wootton, A. August 6, 1999.

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This paper presents a description of the National Ignition Facility, some of the physics experiments that will be performed on it, and a description of some of the diagnostics needed to complete these experiments. Experiments are presented under the headings of: ignition physics, weapons physics or high-energy-density experimental science, weapons effects, and basic science and inertial fusion energy. The diagnostics discussed are primarily those that will be provided for early operation.

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  • Laser Aided Plasma Diagnostics, Lake Tahoe, CA (US), 09/26/1999--10/01/1999

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  • Report No.: UCRL-JC-135263
  • Report No.: DP0210000
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 14329
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc618265

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Wootton, A. The National Facility physics and diagnostics, article, August 6, 1999; California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc618265/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.