Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Researchers Discover Mechanism for Laser-Material Interaction

LLNL researchers have discovered an efficient mechanism for laser material removal using ultrashort laser pulses lasting a few trillionths of a second. Learn more »

Bobbing Shells Key to Future NIF Targets

A team of LLNL physicists and target engineers achieved an important goal with a new technique for electroplating copper and gold to create tiny inertial confinement fusion target shells. Learn more »

MIT to Establish Fusion, HED Physics Center

MIT’s Plasma Science and Fusion Center, a longtime NIF partner in research and education, will head a new center supporting fusion and high energy density physics education.
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