Figure from the DOE Report September, 2016

September 2016 DOE Report

Direct-Drive Campaign at the National Ignition Facility

The first demonstration of hemispheric wavelength detuning as a potential mitigation strategy for cross-beam energy transfer was successfully conducted in polar-direct-drive implosions at the National Ignition Facility.

Measured (right) and pre-shot 2-D DRACO-simulated (left) backlit x-ray radiographs of implosions.

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