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Title: How DARHT Works - the World's Most Powerful X-ray Machine

The Dual Axis Radiographic Hydrodynamic Test (DARHT) facility at Los Alamos National Laboratory is an essential scientific tool that supports Stockpile Stewardship at the Laboratory. The World's most more »powerful x-ray machine, it's used to take high-speed images of mock nuclear devices - data that is used to confirm and modify advanced computer codes in assuring the safety, security, and effectiveness of the U.S. nuclear deterrent.« less
Title: How DARHT Works - the World's Most Powerful X-ray Machine
Publication Date: 2011-11-06
OSTI Identifier: 1134812
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: LANL (Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS ; 47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION ; NUCLEAR WEAPONS ; STOCKPILE STEWARDSHIP ; NUCLEAR PHYSICS ; ATOMIC WEAPONS ; RADIOGRAPHY ; X-RAYS
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:04:16
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27