Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

From the Army to NIF: A Veteran’s Journey

NIF mechanical designer John Ruiz recalls the intense firefight in Iraq that led to his former squad leader, David Bellavia, receiving the Medal of Honor. Learn more »

Researchers Garner LIA, SPIE Awards

The Laser Institute and SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, recently presented awards to a NIF&PS research team and an individual. Learn more »

A Tasting Platter of HED Science

MIT grad student and NIF&PS Scholar Raspberry Simpson reflects on her experience working on the early design of a new plasma diagnostic tool for NIF. Learn more »