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The Lick Observatory’s Laser Guide Star forms a beam of glowing atmospheric sodium ions.
// Lasers & Optics, S&T Highlights
The Laboratory has delivered a first-of-its-kind, high-power, fiber-based sodium laser guide star to the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Nuclear chemist Dawn Shaughnessy
// NCI, Press
Dawn Shaughnessy's team is partially responsible for adding six new elements to the periodic table’s ranks.
Scientists with awards
// HPC, Recognition
The high performance computing publication HPCwire gave Lawrence Livermore and Oak Ridge national laboratories their Editors’ Choice and Readers’ Choice Awards for the Top Supercomputing Achievement of 2018.
A range of Discovery Science Program ideas
// Lasers & Optics, S&T Highlights
The Discovery Science Program has spun off a wealth of benefits to the world’s largest and highest-energy laser system.
A cross-sectional look at a NIF fuel capsule
// Lasers & Optics, S&T Highlights
LLNL target fabrication scientists have found a way to make an already hair-thin layer of frozen inertial confinement fusion fuel even slimmer.
Daniel Clark
// HEDS, Recognition
Livermore's Daniel Clark has been named the winner of the 2018 Ronald C. Davidson Award for Plasma Physics.
The Sierra supercomputer
// HPC, S&T Highlights
Sierra, Livermore’s newest supercomputer, rose to second place on the list of the world’s fastest computing systems, the TOP500 List.
The Corona high-performance computing cluster
// HPC, S&T Highlights
Livermore will accept delivery of Corona, a new unclassified high-performance computing cluster.
Power lines
// E&A, LDRD, S&T Highlights
Livermore scientists are working to determine the risk to the grid from a cyberattack.
Scientist tests opitcal fiber
// E&A, HPC, S&T Highlights, TECH TRANSFER
Livermore has won five Technology Commercialization Fund grants from the Department of Energy.