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Title: LLNL ICF highlights for the period of July 14, 2016 to July 20, 2016

Abstract

LLNL executed two HED Fused Silica Dome experiments as part of the complex hydrodynamics campaign on NIF. These shots assessed breakout times and velocities of shocks at five different angles separated by 45°. Each target looked at three different locations on the capsule measuring the shock breakout time and speed. The experiments used a significantly larger hohlraum and energy in the laser pulse than in previous complex hydrodynamics hohlraums. LLNL conducted a shot on NIF to continue developing a high pressure drive platform for Rayleigh-Taylor strength experiments. VISAR was the primary diagnostic and returned good quality data.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1289375
Report Number(s):
LLNL-TR-698478
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
75 CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS, SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND SUPERFLUIDITY

Citation Formats

Herrmann, M. C.. LLNL ICF highlights for the period of July 14, 2016 to July 20, 2016. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.2172/1289375.
Herrmann, M. C.. LLNL ICF highlights for the period of July 14, 2016 to July 20, 2016. United States. doi:10.2172/1289375.
Herrmann, M. C.. Mon . "LLNL ICF highlights for the period of July 14, 2016 to July 20, 2016". United States. doi:10.2172/1289375. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1289375.
@article{osti_1289375,
title = {LLNL ICF highlights for the period of July 14, 2016 to July 20, 2016},
author = {Herrmann, M. C.},
abstractNote = {LLNL executed two HED Fused Silica Dome experiments as part of the complex hydrodynamics campaign on NIF. These shots assessed breakout times and velocities of shocks at five different angles separated by 45°. Each target looked at three different locations on the capsule measuring the shock breakout time and speed. The experiments used a significantly larger hohlraum and energy in the laser pulse than in previous complex hydrodynamics hohlraums. LLNL conducted a shot on NIF to continue developing a high pressure drive platform for Rayleigh-Taylor strength experiments. VISAR was the primary diagnostic and returned good quality data.},
doi = {10.2172/1289375},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {Mon Jul 25 00:00:00 EDT 2016},
month = {Mon Jul 25 00:00:00 EDT 2016}
}

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