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Title: Time dependent view factor methods

View factors have been used for treating radiation transport between opaque surfaces bounding a transparent medium for several decades. However, in recent years they have been applied to problems involving intense bursts of radiation in enclosed volumes such as in the laser fusion hohlraums. In these problems, several aspects require treatment of time dependence.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
642811
Report Number(s):
LA-UR--97-4636; CONF-9709141--
ON: DE98002931; TRN: 98:009967
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: 5. joint Russian-American computational mathematics conference, Albuquerque, NM (United States), 2-5 Sep 1997; Other Information: PBD: Mar 1998
Research Org:
Los Alamos National Lab., NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION; TIME DEPENDENCE; RADIATION TRANSPORT; LASER-PRODUCED PLASMA; INERTIAL CONFINEMENT; SURFACE PROPERTIES; GEOMETRY