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Title: Progress Toward Fabrication of Machined Metal Shells for the First Double-Shell Implosions at the National Ignition Facility

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  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
  2. General Atomics, San Diego, CA (United States)
  3. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States); Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1438116
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1481097
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-29953; LLNL-JRNL-753585
Journal ID: ISSN 1536-1055; TRN: US1900402
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396; AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Fusion Science and Technology
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 73; Journal Issue: 3; Journal ID: ISSN 1536-1055
Publisher:
American Nuclear Society
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; Double Shell, Inertial Confinement Fusion; Lasers

Citation Formats

Cardenas, Tana, Schmidt, Derek W., Loomis, Eric N., Randolph, Randall B., Hamilton, Christopher E., Oertel, John, Patterson, Brian M., Henderson, Kevin, Wilson, Doug C., Merritt, Elizabeth, Montgomery, David, Daughton, William, Dodd, Evan, Palaniyappan, Sasikumar, Kline, John, Batha, Steve, Huang, Haibo, Hoppe, Marty L., Schoff, Michael, Rice, Neal, Nikroo, Abbas, Wang, Morris, Seugling, Richard, Bennett, Donald, Johnson, Steve, and Castro, Carlos. Progress Toward Fabrication of Machined Metal Shells for the First Double-Shell Implosions at the National Ignition Facility. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1080/15361055.2017.1406251.
Cardenas, Tana, Schmidt, Derek W., Loomis, Eric N., Randolph, Randall B., Hamilton, Christopher E., Oertel, John, Patterson, Brian M., Henderson, Kevin, Wilson, Doug C., Merritt, Elizabeth, Montgomery, David, Daughton, William, Dodd, Evan, Palaniyappan, Sasikumar, Kline, John, Batha, Steve, Huang, Haibo, Hoppe, Marty L., Schoff, Michael, Rice, Neal, Nikroo, Abbas, Wang, Morris, Seugling, Richard, Bennett, Donald, Johnson, Steve, & Castro, Carlos. Progress Toward Fabrication of Machined Metal Shells for the First Double-Shell Implosions at the National Ignition Facility. United States. doi:10.1080/15361055.2017.1406251.
Cardenas, Tana, Schmidt, Derek W., Loomis, Eric N., Randolph, Randall B., Hamilton, Christopher E., Oertel, John, Patterson, Brian M., Henderson, Kevin, Wilson, Doug C., Merritt, Elizabeth, Montgomery, David, Daughton, William, Dodd, Evan, Palaniyappan, Sasikumar, Kline, John, Batha, Steve, Huang, Haibo, Hoppe, Marty L., Schoff, Michael, Rice, Neal, Nikroo, Abbas, Wang, Morris, Seugling, Richard, Bennett, Donald, Johnson, Steve, and Castro, Carlos. Thu . "Progress Toward Fabrication of Machined Metal Shells for the First Double-Shell Implosions at the National Ignition Facility". United States. doi:10.1080/15361055.2017.1406251. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1438116.
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title = {Progress Toward Fabrication of Machined Metal Shells for the First Double-Shell Implosions at the National Ignition Facility},
author = {Cardenas, Tana and Schmidt, Derek W. and Loomis, Eric N. and Randolph, Randall B. and Hamilton, Christopher E. and Oertel, John and Patterson, Brian M. and Henderson, Kevin and Wilson, Doug C. and Merritt, Elizabeth and Montgomery, David and Daughton, William and Dodd, Evan and Palaniyappan, Sasikumar and Kline, John and Batha, Steve and Huang, Haibo and Hoppe, Marty L. and Schoff, Michael and Rice, Neal and Nikroo, Abbas and Wang, Morris and Seugling, Richard and Bennett, Donald and Johnson, Steve and Castro, Carlos},
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doi = {10.1080/15361055.2017.1406251},
journal = {Fusion Science and Technology},
number = 3,
volume = 73,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {1}
}

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Fig. 1 Fig. 1: Point design with tungsten/beryllium inner shell.

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