Drive characterization of indirect drive targets on the Nova laser (invited)

Kauffman, Robert L.; Kornblum, H.N.; Phillion, D.W.; Darrow, C.B.; Lasinski, B.F.; Suter, L.J.; Theissen, A.R.; Wallace, R.J.; Ze, F.
January 1995
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1995, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p678
Academic Journal
Uses a high-Z radiation case in the indirect drive method of inertial confinement fusion to convert energy from high-powered laser beams to x-rays which implode fusion capsules. Characterization of x-ray production based on Nova laser experiments; Method to measure the shock velocity produce din low-Z materials by the radiation.


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