Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



WCI scientists publish many articles each year. See the Science page for more information published in the Laboratory's Science & Technology Review about WCI's work.

Examples of Refereed Journal Articles

  • Benedict, L. X., J. N. Glosli et al. (2009), "Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Electron-Ion Temperatures Equilibration in an SF6 Plasma," Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 205004.
  • Chen, M. H. and K. T. Cheng (2011), "Relativistic Configuration-Interaction Calculations of the n = 3-3 Transition Energies in Highly Charged Tungsten Ions," Phys. Rev. A 84, 012513.
  • Drake, R. P., C. C. Kuranz, A. R. Miles, H. J. Muthsam, and T. Plewa (2009), "Stellar Explosions, Instabilities, and Turbulence," Phys. Plasmas 16, 041004.
  • Gentile, N. A. (2011), "Including the Effects of Temperature-Dependent Opacities in the Implicit Monte Carlo Algorithm," J. Comp. Phys. 230, 5100-5114.
  • Glenzer, S. H., B. J. MacGowan et al. (2011), "Demonstration of Ignition Radiation Temperatures in Indirect-Drive Inertial Confinement Fusion Hohlraums," Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 109903.
  • Graziani, F. R., V. S. Bastista et al. (2012), "Large-Scale Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Dense Plasmas: The Cimarron Project," High Energ. Dens. Phys. 8, 105-131.
  • Hansen, S. B., B. Jones et al. (2011), "Doppler Effects on 3-D non-LTE Radiation Transport and Emission Spectra," High Energ. Dens. Phys. 7, 303-311.
  • Hurricane, O. A., V. A. Smalyuk et al. (2012), "Validation of Turbulent Kelvin-Helmholtz Shear Layer Model Using a High-Energy-Density OMEGA Laser Experiment," Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 155004.
  • Iglesias, C. A., V. Sonnad, B. G. Wilson, and J. I. Castor (2009), "Frequency Dependent Electron Collisional Widths for Opacity Calculations," High Energ. Dens. Phys. 5, 97-104.
  • Johnson, W. R., J. Nilsen, and K. T. Cheng (2012), "Thomson Scattering in the Average-Atom Approximation," Phys. Rev. E 86, 036410.
  • Kritcher, A. L., P. Neumayer et al. (2008), "Ultrafast X-Ray Thomson Scattering of Shock-Compressed Matter," Science 322, 69-71.
  • Krumholz M. R., R. L. Klein, C. F. Mckee, S. S. R. Offner, and A. J. Cunningham (2009), "The Formation of Massive Star Systems by Accretion," Science 323, 754-757.
  • Kuranz, C. C., R. P. Drake et al. (2009), "Two-Dimensional Blast-Wave-Driven Rayleigh-Taylor Instability: Experiment and Simulation," Astrophys. J. 696, 749-759.
  • Lasinski, B. F., A. B. Langdon, C. H. Still, M. Tabak, and R. P. J. Town (2009), "Particle-in-Cell Simulations of Short-Pulse, High Intensity Light Impinging on Structured Targets," Phys. Plasmas 16, 012705.
  • Lee, H. J., P. Neumayer et al. (2009), "X-Ray Thomson-Scattering Measurements of Density and Temperature in Shock-Compressed Beryllium," Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 115001.
  • Nilsen, J. and H. A. Scott (2011), "Using the X-Ray Free-Electron Laser to Drive a Photo-Pumped Helium-like Neon X-Ray Laser, at 23 nm," High Energ. Dens. Phys. 7, 6-10.
  • Olson, R. E., L. J. Suter et al. (2012), "X-Ray Conversion Efficiency in Vacuum Hohlraum Experiments at the National Ignition Facility," Phys. Plasmas 19, 053301.
  • Reed, B. W., J. S. Stolken, R. W. Minich, and M. Kumar (2011), "A Unified Approach for Extracting Strength Information from Nonsimple Compression Waves. Part I: Thermodynamics and Numerical Implementation," J. Appl. Phys. 110, 113505.
  • Rosen, M. D., H. A. Scott et al. (2011), "The Role of a Detailed Configuration Accounting (DCA) Atomic Physics Package in Explaining the Energy Balance in Ignition-Scale Hohlraums," High Energ. Dens. Phys. 7, 180-190.
  • Rudd, R. E., W. H. Cabot et al. (2012), "Self-Diffusivity and Interdiffusivity of Molten Aluminum-Copper Alloys Under Pressure, Derived from Molecular Dynamics," Phys. Rev. E 85, 031202.
  • Smalyuk, V. A., J. F. Hansen et al. (2012), "Experimental Observations of Turbulent Mixing Due to Kelvin-Helmholtz Instability on the OMEGA Laser Facility," Phys. Plasmas 19, 092702.