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Title: Time-resolved Soft X-Ray Imaging (SXRI) diagnostic for use at the NIF and OMEGA lasers

Abstract

The soft x-ray imager (SXRI) built for the first experiments at the National Ignition Facility (NIF) has four soft x-ray channels and one hard x-ray channel. The SXRI is a snout that mounts to a four strip gated imager. This produces four soft x-ray images per strip, which can be separated in time by {approx}60psec. Each soft x-ray channel consists of a mirror plus a filter. The diagnostic was used to study x-ray burnthrough of hot hohlraum targets at the NIF and OMEGA lasers. The SXRI snout design and issues involved in selecting the desired soft x-ray channels are discussed.

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Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
889445
Report Number(s):
UCRL-CONF-221117
TRN: US0604427
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Presented at: 16th Topical Conf. on High Temperature Plasma Diagnostics,, Williamsburg, VA, United States, May 07 - May 11, 2006
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; 70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; DESIGN; LASERS; MIRRORS; PLASMA DIAGNOSTICS; TARGETS; US NATIONAL IGNITION FACILITY

Citation Formats

Schneider, M, Holder, J, James, D, Bruns, H, Celeste, J, Compton, S, Costa, R, Ellis, A, Emig, J, Hargrove, D, Kalantar, D, MacGowan, B, Power, G, Sorce, C, Rekow, V, Widmann, K, Young, B, Young, P, Garcia, O, McKenney, J, Haugh, M, Goldin, F, MacNeil, L, and Cone, K. Time-resolved Soft X-Ray Imaging (SXRI) diagnostic for use at the NIF and OMEGA lasers. United States: N. p., 2006. Web.
Schneider, M, Holder, J, James, D, Bruns, H, Celeste, J, Compton, S, Costa, R, Ellis, A, Emig, J, Hargrove, D, Kalantar, D, MacGowan, B, Power, G, Sorce, C, Rekow, V, Widmann, K, Young, B, Young, P, Garcia, O, McKenney, J, Haugh, M, Goldin, F, MacNeil, L, & Cone, K. Time-resolved Soft X-Ray Imaging (SXRI) diagnostic for use at the NIF and OMEGA lasers. United States.
Schneider, M, Holder, J, James, D, Bruns, H, Celeste, J, Compton, S, Costa, R, Ellis, A, Emig, J, Hargrove, D, Kalantar, D, MacGowan, B, Power, G, Sorce, C, Rekow, V, Widmann, K, Young, B, Young, P, Garcia, O, McKenney, J, Haugh, M, Goldin, F, MacNeil, L, and Cone, K. Thu . "Time-resolved Soft X-Ray Imaging (SXRI) diagnostic for use at the NIF and OMEGA lasers". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/889445.
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title = {Time-resolved Soft X-Ray Imaging (SXRI) diagnostic for use at the NIF and OMEGA lasers},
author = {Schneider, M and Holder, J and James, D and Bruns, H and Celeste, J and Compton, S and Costa, R and Ellis, A and Emig, J and Hargrove, D and Kalantar, D and MacGowan, B and Power, G and Sorce, C and Rekow, V and Widmann, K and Young, B and Young, P and Garcia, O and McKenney, J and Haugh, M and Goldin, F and MacNeil, L and Cone, K},
abstractNote = {The soft x-ray imager (SXRI) built for the first experiments at the National Ignition Facility (NIF) has four soft x-ray channels and one hard x-ray channel. The SXRI is a snout that mounts to a four strip gated imager. This produces four soft x-ray images per strip, which can be separated in time by {approx}60psec. Each soft x-ray channel consists of a mirror plus a filter. The diagnostic was used to study x-ray burnthrough of hot hohlraum targets at the NIF and OMEGA lasers. The SXRI snout design and issues involved in selecting the desired soft x-ray channels are discussed.},
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place = {United States},
year = {Thu May 04 00:00:00 EDT 2006},
month = {Thu May 04 00:00:00 EDT 2006}
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