Recent diagnostic development for inertial confinement fusion research at Los Alamos National Laboratory

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Inertial Confinement Fusion (ICF) experiments require sophisticated diagnostics with temporal resolution measured in tens of picoseconds and spatial resolutions measured in microns. The Los Alamos ICF Program is currently supporting a number of diagnostics on the Nova and Triden laser facilities, and is developing new diagnostics for use on the Omega laser facility. New systems and technologies are being developed for use on the National Ignition Facility, which is expected to be operational early in the next decade.

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Murphy, T.J.; Oertel, J.A. & Archuleta, T.N. September 1, 1997.

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Inertial Confinement Fusion (ICF) experiments require sophisticated diagnostics with temporal resolution measured in tens of picoseconds and spatial resolutions measured in microns. The Los Alamos ICF Program is currently supporting a number of diagnostics on the Nova and Triden laser facilities, and is developing new diagnostics for use on the Omega laser facility. New systems and technologies are being developed for use on the National Ignition Facility, which is expected to be operational early in the next decade.

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  • 9. national topical conference on high-temperature plasma diagnostics, St. Petersburg (Russian Federation), 2-4 Jun 1997

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  • Other: DE97008974
  • Report No.: LA-UR--97-2591
  • Report No.: CONF-9706154--
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 541898
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc691486

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Murphy, T.J.; Oertel, J.A. & Archuleta, T.N. Recent diagnostic development for inertial confinement fusion research at Los Alamos National Laboratory, article, September 1, 1997; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc691486/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.