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LLE Featured in Scientific American

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LLE Focus

Record fusion yield
for direct-drive layered
DT implosions
achieved on OMEGA
Connor Williams
Connor Williams
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Development of the Talbot-Lau X-Ray Deflectometer (TXD) Diagnostic for OMEGA EP

Around the Lab

Target shot: orange.Target shot: orange.High-Temperature Plasma Diagnostics Conference 2022.

May 15–19, 2022

Rochester, NY

Hosted by the University of Rochester’s Laboratory for Laser Energetics

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LLE Diversity Statement

From the Director

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Laboratory for Laser Energetics

A Unique National Resource

The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) of the University of Rochester is a unique national resource for research and education in science and technology. LLE was established in 1970 as a center for the investigation of the interaction of intense radiation with matter. The National Nuclear Security Administration funds LLE as part of its Stockpile Stewardship Program.

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