LLE Review

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Review 151

  • Flying Focus: Spatiotemporal Control of the Laser Focus
  • Raman Amplification with a Flying Focus
  • Full-Wave and Ray-Based Modeling of Cross-Beam Energy Transfer Betweem Laser Beams with Distributed Phase Plates and Polarization Smoothing
  • Origins and Scaling of Hot-Electron Preheat in Ignition-Scale Direct-Drive Inertial Confinement Fusion Experiments
  • Measurement of Cryogenic Target Position and Implosion Core Offsets on OMEGA
  • Subpercent-Scale Control of 3-D Modes 1, 2, and 3 of Targets Imploded in a Direct-Drive Configuration on OMEGA
  • The Effect of Tritium-Induced Damage on Plastic Targets from High-Density DT Permeation
  • Publications and Conference Presentations
Past Issues of LLE Review

Annual Report

2015 Annual Report

Annual Report for 2016

October 2015 to September 2016

Past Annual Reports

About the Laboratory

40 Years of Excellence

40 Years of Excellence

Highlights of the 40-year history of the Laboratory for Laser Energetics

Inertial Confinement Fusion: An Introduction

Inertial Confinement Fusion: An Introduction

A book for readers of all backgrounds to learn about and share the excitement of inertial fusion research.

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Direct-Drive Inertial Confinement Fusion:
A Review

A review of worldwide research contributions since the inception of the laser-driven fusion concept.