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published by the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
This webpage from the National Ignition Facility (NIF) discusses the NIF Inertial Fusion Energy program, an effort to use lasers to begin fusion. The page includes more details on the process of fusion, complete with helpful pictures, and a few possible applications of fusion technology.
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Light
- Modern Optics
= Lasers
Modern Physics
- Nuclear Physics
= Nuclear Reactions
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Keywords: fusion energy, lasers, nuclear fusion
Record Creator: Metadata instance created March 31, 2010 by Raina Khatri
Record Updated: Mar 31, 2010 by Ed Lee
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(Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, 2010), WWW Document, (https://lasers.llnl.gov/programs/ife/).
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Inertial Fusion Energy , (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, 2010), <https://lasers.llnl.gov/programs/ife/>.
APA Format
Inertial Fusion Energy . (2010, March 31). Retrieved October 26, 2014, from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: https://lasers.llnl.gov/programs/ife/
Chicago Format
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Inertial Fusion Energy . Livermore: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, March 31, 2010. https://lasers.llnl.gov/programs/ife/ (accessed 26 October 2014).
MLA Format
Inertial Fusion Energy . Livermore: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 2010. 31 Mar. 2010. 26 Oct. 2014 <https://lasers.llnl.gov/programs/ife/>.
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