Omega Laser Facility Users Group 2015 Workshop

22–24 April 2015

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For capturing the spirited ambiance of the workshop through the lens, we thank Eugene Kowaluk.

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    110 researchers from around the world participated in the 2015 Omega Laser Facility Users Group workshop.

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Students, Postdocs, and Fellows participating in the 2015 Omega Laser Facility Users Group workshop.

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Welcoming remarks were made by LLE Director Robert L. McCrory

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Additional welcoming remarks were made by University of Rochester's Dean Robert Clark

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Distinguished physicists and engineers presented frontier research within reach of the Omega Facility

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Distinguished physicists and engineers presented frontier research within reach of the Omega Facility

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Distinguished physicists and engineers presented frontier research within reach of the Omega Facility

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Seventy posters were presented in three different poster sessions—the majority by students and postdocs

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    The posters ran the gamut from laboratory astrophysics to high-end simulations and to diagnostic development

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Presentations were given by two of LLE's 2014 Summer High School Researchers

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Awards for outstanding posters were presented to ten students and postdocs

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Keith LeChien presented the NNSA perspective

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Lois Buitano of NNSA discussed issues with participants

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Tours of the facility are a critical part of the Workshop

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    The Workshop banquet at the Meliora offered a wonderful time for socializing

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    The young-researchers panel and town meeting is one of OLUG's most important sessions

  • OLUG 2015 Workshop
    OLUG 2015 Workshop

    Peter Norreys and Johan Frenje led a spirited discussion about the Findings and Recommendations