Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Keeping NIF’s Symphony of Controls in Tune

Keeping NIF humming is no easy task, but control systems workers stand with pride alongside scientists and researchers to ensure NIF can carry out its vital mission. Learn more »

NIF-Inspired Mini-Satellite Flying High

LLNL’s first in-house designed and fabricated CubeSat launched into orbit, carrying optics based on technology that can be traced to the creation of NIF. Learn more »

Gently Compressing Materials

Ramp compression experiments help scientists understand the physics of solids compressed to extreme densities under a wider range of pressures and temperatures. Learn more »