Emphasis on Learning Empowers the Laboratory’s Lasers
Commentary by Jeff Wisoff
Two World-Class Lasers Combine to Power Applications
Merging the Advanced Radiographic Capability laser into the National Ignition Facility’s laser enables researchers to uncover the extremes of plasma and fusion physics.
Solving the Mysteries of Metal Hardening
Never-before-possible simulations of hundreds of millions of atoms reveal new behaviors of metals as they harden under extreme pressure.
Machine Learning Points Toward New Laser Target Designs
The largest-ever data set of inertial confinement fusion implosions turned a supercomputer into a server farm and may have uncovered a counterintuitive path toward ignition.
Computer Modeling Provides New Insights into Traumatic Brain Injury
Important new information is revealed about the origin of concussion.