J. Phys. IV France
Volume 133, June 2006
Page(s) 845 - 848
Publié en ligne 16 juin 2006
Inertial Fusion Sciences and Applications 2005
J.-C. Gauthier, et al.
J. Phys. IV France 133 (2006) 845-848

DOI: 10.1051/jp4:2006133170

Impact of magnetic diversion on laser IFE reactor design and performance

A.R. Raffray1, J. Blanchard2, A.E. Robson3, D.V. Rose4, M. Sawan2, J. Sethian3, L. Snead5, I. Sviatoslavsky2 and the HAPL Team

1  University of California, San Diego, EBU-II, Room 460, La Jolla, CA 92093-0438, USA
2  University of Wisconsin, 1500 Engineering Drive, Madison, WI, USA
3  Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, USA
4  ATK Mission Research, Albuquerque, NM, USA
5  Oak Ridge National Laboratory, PO Box 2008, MS-6169, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

This paper covers the results of a scoping study to assess the possible application of magnetic diversion to a laser IFE reactor. Its impact on the engineering design and performance of the reactor is discussed, key issues are identified, and the findings from this assessment are summarized.

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