Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

NIF Dedicated to Science, National Security

We look back 10 years ago when then-NNSA Administrator Tom D’Agostino helped dedicate NIF by outlining its mission of science and national security. Learn more »

LLNL Engineer Wins Top Target Fab Award

Senior engineering associate Carlos Castro wins an award for a career’s worth of accomplishments in ICF target making.
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NIF Experiments Close In on Burning Plasma

Recent experiments at NIF have shown that the “burning plasma” stage needed for achieving ignition may be within reach.
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