Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Ultrathin Polymer Film Is an R&D 100 Finalist

LLNL researchers have devised a method of fabricating polymer films that are larger, stronger and thinner than conventionally produced films.

Could Capsule ‘Shims’ Enhance Implosions?

Simulations show that small modifications in the shells of NIF target capsules could compensate for hohlraum radiation asymmetry.

Take a Virtual Tour of NIF

Strap on your virtual reality headset and take an immersive guided tour of the world’s largest and highest-energy laser facility.