Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



February 16, 2017
National Ignition Facility’s dual-purpose positioner is proving its worth
TanDM, NIF’s new Target and Diagnostic Manipulator, is proving itself more than up to the job of performing as a target positioner for NIF shots. During the coming months, it also will be commissioned for positioning diagnostics.

February 2, 2017
LLNL meets key milestone for delivery of world’s highest average power petawatt laser system
The High-Repetition-Rate Advanced Petawatt Laser System being developed at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory recently completed a significant milestone: demonstration of continuous operation of an all diode-pumped, high-energy femtosecond petawatt laser system.

January 13, 2017
Introducing Ryan Sacks
LLNL postdoc Ryan Sacks does research centering around mix in National Ignition Facility capsules.