San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
6 - 10 August 2017
Conference 10390
Target Diagnostics Physics and Engineering for Inertial Confinement Fusion VI
Monday - Tuesday 7 - 8 August 2017
Important
Dates
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Abstract Due:
23 January 2017

Author Notification:
3 April 2017

Manuscript Due Date:
10 July 2017

Conference
Committee
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Conference Chairs
  • Jeffrey A. Koch, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States)
  • Gary P. Grim, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)

Program Committee
  • W. Jack Armstrong, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
  • Perry M. Bell, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
  • David K. Bradley, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)

Program Committee continued...
  • Frank E. Merrill, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States)
  • T. Craig Sangster, Univ. of Rochester (United States)

Monday 7 August Show All Abstracts
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Posters-Monday
Monday 7 August 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Conference attendees are invited to view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Authors of poster papers will be present to answer questions concerning their papers. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to the poster sessions. Poster authors, view poster presentation guidelines at http://spie.org/OPPosterGuidelines.
Implementation of the next-generation Gas Cherenkov Detector at the National Ignition Facility
Paper 10390-15
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Jorge A. Carrera, Arthur C. Carpenter, Hans W. Herrmann, Alex B. Zylstra, Bart V. Beeman, Hesham Y. Khater, Jose E. Hernandez, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Frank E. Lopez, Jeffrey R. Griego, Yong Ho H. Kim, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); E. Kirk Miller, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States); Steve A. Gales, Colin J. Horsfield, AWE plc (United Kingdom); James S. Milnes, Photek Ltd. (United Kingdom); Jonathan D. Hares, Kentech Instruments Ltd. (United Kingdom)
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Solid-state streak camera prototype electronic performance testing and characterization
Paper 10390-20
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Yekaterina P. Opachich, Lawrence P. MacNeil, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States); John L. Porter, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Alicia Alarie, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States); Mark W. Kimmel, Joel Long, Quinn Looker, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Don Max, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States); John W. Stahoviak, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Vu Tran, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States); Caleb Wolf, Northwest Nazarene Univ. (United States); Thomas B. Waltman, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States)
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Tuesday 8 August Show All Abstracts
Session 1:
Optical Diagnostics and Recording
Tuesday 8 August 2017
8:30 AM - 10:40 AM
Session Chair:
Gary P. Grim, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
Design of a line-VISAR interferometer system for the Sandia Z-Machine
Paper 10390-1
Time: 8:30 AM - 8:50 AM
Author(s): Justin D. Galbraith, John R. Celeste, Todd J. Clancy, Simon J. Cohen, Michael K. Crosley, Phillip S. Datte, Dayne Fratanduono, James Hammer, John L. Jackson, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Michael C. Jones, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Don Koen, Jeremy Lusk, Thomas J. McCarville, Harry S. McLean, Kumar Raman, Samuel Rodriguez, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Decker Spencer, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Paul T. Springer, Nan J. Wong, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Kevin Austin, Jacob Baker, Drew Johnson, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
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An optically passive method that rate doubles 2-GHz timing fiducials
Paper 10390-2
Time: 8:50 AM - 9:10 AM
Author(s): Joshua D. Kendrick, Robert Boni, Charles Sorce, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
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Using S-parameters for calibration of deployed cables on NIF
Paper 10390-3
Time: 9:10 AM - 9:30 AM
Author(s): Alexander Wargo, California Polytechnic State Univ., San Luis Obispo (United States); Bart V. Beeman, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States), California Polytechnic State Univ., San Luis Obispo (United States)
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Recording system upgrade for the Dante x-ray diagnostic on NIF
Paper 10390-4
Time: 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Author(s): Bart V. Beeman, Alastair S. Moore, Perry M. Bell, Klaus Widmann, Todd J. Clancy, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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Performance of a 2ns gated hybrid CMOS burst mode imager
Paper 10390-5
Time: 9:50 AM - 10:10 AM
Author(s): Pratik Patel, Arthur C. Carpenter, Matthew S. Dayton, Brad T. Funsten, Jeremy Hill, Christopher C. Macaraeg, Brian Pepmeier, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Brandon Mitchell, Liam D. Claus, Marcos Sanchez, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
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Radiation effects on active camera electronics in the target chamber at the National Ignition Facility (Invited Paper)
Paper 10390-6
Time: 10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
Author(s): Matthew S. Dayton, Arthur C. Carpenter, Hesham Y. Khater, Philip S. Datte, Perry M. Bell, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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Coffee Break 10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Session 2:
X-Ray Diagnostics
Tuesday 8 August 2017
11:00 AM - 12:10 PM
Session Chair:
Jay J. Ayers, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
X-ray Doppler velocimetry for diagnosis of fluid motion in ICF implosions (Invited Paper)
Paper 10390-7
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Author(s): Jeffrey A. Koch, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States); John E. Field, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Joseph D. Kilkenny, General Atomics (United States); Eric Harding, Gregory A. Rochau, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Aaron M. Covington, Univ. of Nevada, Reno (United States); Eric C. Dutra, Richard R. Freeman, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States); Gareth N. Hall, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Michael J. Haugh, James A. King, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States)
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On the design of the NIF Continuum Spectrometer
Paper 10390-8
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Author(s): Daniel B. Thorn, Andrew MacPhee, Jay J. Ayers, Justin D. Galbraith, Michael C. Hardy, Nobuhiko Izumi, David K. Bradley, Lousia A. Pickworth, Benjamin Bachmann, Otto L. Landon, Marilyn B. Schneider, Perry M. Bell, Hesham Y. Khater, Joseph D. Kilkenny, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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Design and characterization of an improved 2-ns multi-frame imager for the Ultra-Fast X-ray Imager (UXI) program at Sandia National Laboratories
Paper 10390-9
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Author(s): Liam D. Claus, Marcos Sanchez, Gideon A. Robertson, Mark W. Kimmel, John L. Porter, Lu Fang, Douglas Trotter, John W. Stahoviak, Troy England, Andrew Montoya, Brandon Mitchell, Gregory A. Rochau, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Arthur C. Carpenter, Matthew S. Dayton, Pratik Bhogilal, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:10 PM - 1:40 PM
Session 3:
X-Ray and Nuclear Diagnostics
Tuesday 8 August 2017
1:40 PM - 3:10 PM
Session Chair:
Justin D. Galbraith, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
X-ray penumbral imaging diagnostic developments at the National Ignition Facility (Invited Paper)
Paper 10390-10
Time: 1:40 PM - 2:10 PM
Author(s): Benjamin Bachmann, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Hatim Abu Shawareb, Neil B. Alexander, General Atomics (United States); Jay J. Ayers, Christopher G. Bailey, Perry M. Bell, Laura R. Benedetti, David K. Bradley, Laurent Divol, Tilo Doeppner, John E. Field, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Andrew Forsman, General Atomics (United States); Justin D. Galbraith, Michael C. Hardy, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Terance Hilsabeck, General Atomics (United States); Nobuhiko Izumi, Leonard C. Jarrot, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Joseph D. Kilkenny, General Atomics (United States); Steve Kramer, Otto L. Landen, Tammy Ma, Andrew MacPhee, Nathan D. Masters, Sabrina R. Nagel, Arthur E. Pak, Pravesh K. Patel, Louisa A. Pickworth, Joseph E. Ralph, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Christopher Reed, General Atomics (United States)
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X-ray calibration and characterization at NNSS Livermore operations
Paper 10390-11
Time: 2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Author(s): James A. King, Michael J. Haugh, Richard R. Freeman, Kenneth D. Jacoby, Gabe Torres, Peter Torres, Patrick W. Hillyard, Jeffrey A. Koch, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States)
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Offline metrology and alignment of a passive neutron imaging pinhole on the National Ignition Facility
Paper 10390-12
Time: 2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Author(s): Jay J. Ayers, Nick Shingleton, Robin L. Hibbard, David N. Fittinghoff, David A. Barker, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Valerie E. Fatherley, Frank E. Merrill, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); Daniel H. Kalantar, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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Pulsed x-ray sources for characterization of gated framing cameras
Paper 10390-13
Time: 2:50 PM - 3:10 PM
Author(s): Catalin Filip, Jeffrey A. Koch, Richard R. Freeman, James A. King, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States)
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Coffee Break 3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Session 4:
Nuclear Diagnostics
Tuesday 8 August 2017
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Session Chair:
Jeffrey A. Koch, National Security Technologies, LLC (United States)
System design of the NIF neutron imaging system North pole (Invited Paper)
Paper 10390-14
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Author(s): Valerie E. Fatherley, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); Jay J. Ayers, David A. Barker, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Steve H. Batha, Christopher R. Danly, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); David N. Fittinghoff, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Lynne A. Goodwin, Hans W. Herrmann, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); Robin L. Hibbard, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States), Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Justin J. Jorgenson, John I. Martinez, Frank E. Merrill, John A. Oertel, Derek W. Schmidt, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); Nick Shingleton, Michael Vitalich, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Petr L. Volegov, Carl H. Wilde, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States)
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Fielding the LANL Gas Cherenkov Detector (GCD-3) at the National Ignition Facility: The mechanical engineering challenges of designing, analyzing, fabricating, testing, and commissioning the next-generation GCD detector and WellDIM3.9m insertion manipulator within a 3.9 meter well on the National Ignition Facility target chamber
Paper 10390-16
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): Frank E. Lopez, Hans W. Herrmann, Ramon J. Leeper, Steve H. Batha, John A. Oertel, Jeffrey R. Griego, Brian C. Steinfeld, Paul J. Polk, Lynne A. Goodwin, Valerie E. Fatherley, Thomas N. Archuleta, Robert J. Aragonez, Benjamin J. Pederson, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); John R. Celeste, Robin L. Hibbard, Arthur C. Carpenter, Jose E. Hernandez, Jorge A. Carrera, Hesham Y. Khater, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Justin J. Jorgenson, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States)
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Large-area solid radiochemistry collector (LASR) at the National Ignition Facility
Paper 10390-17
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Cory Waltz, Donald R. Jedlovec, Michael C. Hardy, Dawn Shaughnessy, Narek Gharibyan, Cal A. Smith, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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Measuring the down scattered neutron ratio using the NiToF detector system at the National Ignition Facility (Invited Paper)
Paper 10390-18
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:10 PM
Author(s): Gary P. Grim, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); George L. Morgan, Carl H. Wilde, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States); Edward Hartouni, Robert Hatarik, Mark J. Eckart, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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Development of the Real-Time Neutron Activation Diagnostic System for NIF
Paper 10390-19
Time: 5:10 PM - 5:30 PM
Author(s): Jaben Root, Phil Adams, Gordon K. Brunton, Ellen R. Edwards, Tony Golod, Jose E. Hernandez, Donald R. Jedlovec, Charles Yeamans, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)
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