At 12:00 PM EST on Friday, December 7th 2018, all LLE web sites will go offline due to an electrical power shut down that will affect
all areas of the Laboratory. LLE web sites may start to come back online Saturday evening, December 8th and all web services
should be restored no later than 8:00 AM EST on Monday, December 10.

About Joint Operations

Joint operations couple OMEGA 60 and two short-pulse OMEGA EP beams in the OMEGA target chamber to acheive 5 primary missions:

  • Extend HED research capabilities with high-energy and high-brightness backlighting
  • Perform integrated advanced-ignition experiments
  • Develop advanced backlighter techniques for HED physics
  • Staging facility for the NIF to improve its effectiveness
  • Conduct ultrahigh-intensity laser–matter interactions research

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