Accession Number:

ADA094103

Title:

Critical Elements of High Gain Laser Fusion.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-01-21

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

Progress toward high gain laser fusion can be measured by a set of five critical elements. They are the laser-to-fuel coupling efficiency, the cold fuel isentrope, the implosion asymmetry, the ablation pressure, and the ignition concept. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Fusion Devices (Thermonuclear)

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE