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Laser beams and plasma address gap in fusion research

By 3rd December 2019 December 9th, 2019 No Comments

New research from the University of Rochester, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California and the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique will enhance the accuracy of computer models used in simulations of laser-driven implosions. The research, published in Nature Physics, addresses one of the challenges in scientists’ longstanding quest to achieve fusion.

Read the press release from the University of Rochester.

Read the research paper: Impact of the Langdon effect on crossed-beam energy transfer. David Turnbull et al. Nature Physics