NUCL 66100

Inertial Confinement Fusion

Instructor to be determined.

Inertially confined thermonuclear fusion reactions and energy gains; laser-plasma interactions; hydrodynamic compression; energy transports including electron thermal conduction and radiation transport; beam transport and instabilities; driver energy deposition and the driver development for lasers, particle beams and accelerators; and target designs
Prerequisite: NUCL 56000.