Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Gently Compressing Materials

NIF ramp compression experiments are helping scientists understand the physics of solids compressed to extreme densities under a wider range of pressures, temperatures. Learn more »

Improved Laser-Driven Plasma Flows Model

Scientists from LLNL, Stanford, and Rochester’s Laboratory for Laser Energetics have improved a method to more accurately model laser-driven plasma flows. Learn more »

Photo of LLNL colleagues during NIF-PLS Idea Day Creativity Flows at Joint NIF-PLS ‘Idea Day’

NIF & Photon Science and Physical & Life Sciences employees discussed ways to collaborate on more scientific research in the next 10 years. Learn more »