Assuring safety in the National Ignition Facility

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The National Ignition Facility (NIF) is a US Department of Energy inertial confinement laser fusion facility currently under construction at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). The NIF mission is to achieve inertial confinement fusion (ICF) ignition, access physical conditions in matter of interest to nuclear weapons effects testing, contribute to the development of inertial fusion for electrical power production, and to support basic science and technology.

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Becker, D R; Brereton, S J; Brumburgh, G P; Pryatel, J A; Wolfe, C R & Yatabe, J M April 28, 1998.

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The National Ignition Facility (NIF) is a US Department of Energy inertial confinement laser fusion facility currently under construction at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). The NIF mission is to achieve inertial confinement fusion (ICF) ignition, access physical conditions in matter of interest to nuclear weapons effects testing, contribute to the development of inertial fusion for electrical power production, and to support basic science and technology.

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  • Energy Facilities Contractors Group (EFCOG) 1998 Safety Analysis Workshop, Park City, UT, June 15-19, 1998

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  • Report No.: UCRL-JC-129307
  • Grant Number: W-7405-Eng-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 3075
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Becker, D R; Brereton, S J; Brumburgh, G P; Pryatel, J A; Wolfe, C R & Yatabe, J M. Assuring safety in the National Ignition Facility, article, April 28, 1998; Livermore, California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc677761/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.