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Title: Ar and Kr on deuterium gas-puff staged Z-pinch implosions on a 1-MA driver: Experiment and simulation

Authors:
 [1];  [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [2];  [2];  [2]; ORCiD logo [2];  [2];  [3];  [3]
  1. Magneto-Inertial Fusion Technology, Inc., Tustin, California 92780, USA
  2. Center for Energy Research, UC San Diego, San Diego, California 92121, USA
  3. Department of Physics, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada 89557–0220, USA
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USDOE Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E)
OSTI Identifier:
1513057
Grant/Contract Number:  
AR0000569
Resource Type:
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Journal Name:
Physics of Plasmas
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Physics of Plasmas Journal Volume: 26 Journal Issue: 5; Journal ID: ISSN 1070-664X
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Rahman, H. U., Ruskov, E., Ney, P., Conti, F., Valenzuela, J. C., Aybar, N., Narkis, J., Beg, F. N., Dutra, E., and Covington, A. Ar and Kr on deuterium gas-puff staged Z-pinch implosions on a 1-MA driver: Experiment and simulation. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1063/1.5085673.
Rahman, H. U., Ruskov, E., Ney, P., Conti, F., Valenzuela, J. C., Aybar, N., Narkis, J., Beg, F. N., Dutra, E., & Covington, A. Ar and Kr on deuterium gas-puff staged Z-pinch implosions on a 1-MA driver: Experiment and simulation. United States. doi:10.1063/1.5085673.
Rahman, H. U., Ruskov, E., Ney, P., Conti, F., Valenzuela, J. C., Aybar, N., Narkis, J., Beg, F. N., Dutra, E., and Covington, A. Wed . "Ar and Kr on deuterium gas-puff staged Z-pinch implosions on a 1-MA driver: Experiment and simulation". United States. doi:10.1063/1.5085673.
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