Pulsed Power

Publications

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2019

Author Title Journal Volume
Beckwith, K Correlations and cascades in magnetized turbulence IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
Desjarlais, MP Comment on "Insulator-metal transition in dense fluid deuterium" Science 10.1126
et.al, Furnish, MD Inferring the high-pressure strength of copper by measurement of longitudinal sound speed in a symmetric impact and release experiment Journal of Applied Physics 125
Gomez, MR Assessing stagnation conditioins and identifying trend is magnetized liner inertial fusion IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
Harvey-Thompson, AJ Constraining preheat energy deposition in MagLIF experiments with multi-frame shadowgraphy Phsycis of Plasmas 26
Knapp, PF Origins and effects of mix on magnetized liner inertial fusion target performance Physics of Plasmas 26
Looker, Q Superlattice-enhanced silicon soft x-ray and charged particle detectors with nanosecond time response Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, A 916
et.al, Awe, TJ Significant change in threshold for plasma formation and evolution with small variation in copper alloys driven by a mega-ampere current pulse Physics of Plasmas 26
et.al, Mattsson, TR Growth model interpretation of planet size distribution Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

2018

Author Title Journal Volume
et.al, Cochrane, KR Absolute Hugoniot measurements for CH foams in the 2-9 Mbar range Physics of Plasmas 25
et.al, Clay, RC Phase stability and interlayer interaction of blue phosphorene Physical Review B 98
Armstrong, DJ Phase modulation failsafe system for multi-kJ lasers based on optical heterodyne detection Review of Scientific Instruments 89
et.al, Shulenburger, L New generation of effective core potentials from correlated calculations 3d transition Journal of Chemical Physics 149
et.al, Johnston, MD Shielding of the azimuthal magnetic field by the anode plasma in a relativistic self-magnetic-pinch diode Physics of Plasmas 25
et.al, Chandler, GA Superlinerarity, saturation, and the PMT - Tailoring calibration methodology for prompt radiation detectors Review of Scientific Instruments 89
et.al, Geissel, M Laser entrance window transmission and reflection measurements for preheating in magnetized liner inertial fusion Physics of Plasmas 25
Dolan, DH Plasma and radiation detection via fiber interferometry Journal of Applied Physics 123
Douglass, JD 100 GW linear transformer driver cavity: Design, simulations, and performance Physical Review Accerlerators and Beams 21
et.al, Ampleford, DJ A Wolter imager on the Z machine to diagnose warm x-ray sources Review of Scientific Instruments 89
et.al, Hansen, SB A review of equation-of-state models for inertial confinement fusion materials High Energy Density Physics 28
Geissel, M Minimizing scatter-losses during pre-heat for magneto-inertial fusion targets Physics of Plasmas 25
Hansen, SB Fluorescence and absorption spectroscopy for warm dense matter studies and ICF plasma diagnostics Physics of Plasmas 25
Harvey-Thompson, AJ Diagnosing and mitigating laser preheat induced mix in MagLIF Phsyics of Plasmas 25
Hess, MH Design and testing of a magnetically driven implosion peak current diagnostic Physics of Plasmas 25
et.al, Desjarlais, MP Ab-initio simulations and measurements of the free-free opacity in Aluminum Physics of Plasmas
et.al, Awe, TJ Experimental observation of the stratified electrothermal instability on aluminum with thickness greater than a skin depth Physical Review E 97
Hutsel, BT Transmission-line-circuit model of an 85-TW, 25-MA pulsed power accelerator Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 21
et.al, Mattsson, TR Reverse-martensitic hcp-to-fcc transformation in technetium under shock compression Journal of Applied Physics 124
et.al, Ampleford, DJ An x-ray optic calibration facility for high energy density diagnostics Review of Scientific Instruments 89
Lane, JMD Water desorption from rapidly-heated metal oxide surfaces-first principles, molecular dynamics, and the Temkin isotherm Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 30
et.al, Weis, MR The staged z-pinch as a potential high gain fusion energy source: An independent review, a negative conclusion Physics of Plasmas 25
Loisel, GP A compact multi-plane broadband (0.5-17 keV) spectrometer using a single acid phthalate crystal Review of Scientific Instruments 89
Looker, Q Superlattice-enhanced silicon soft x-ray and charged particle detectors with nanosecond time response Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, A 916
et.al, Shulenburger, L An efficient hybrid orbital representation for quantum Monte Carlo calculations Journal of Chemical Physics 149
Mazarakis, MG Contribution of the backstreaming ions to the self-magnetic pinch (SMP) diode current Physics of Plasmas 25
et.al, Seagle, CT X-ray diffraction of ramp compressed aluminum to 475 Gpa Physics of Plasmas 25
Porwitzky, AJ Direct measurements of anode/cathode gap plasma in cylindrically imploding loads on the Z machine Physics of Plasmas 25
Porwitzky, AJ Uncertainties in cyclindrical anode current inferences on pulsed power drives Physics of Plasmas 25
Schollmeier, M Polycapillary x-ray lenses for single-shot, laser-driven powder diffraction Review of Scientific Instruments 89
et.al, Martin, MR Helical instability in MagLIF due to axial flux compression by low-density plasma Physics of Plasmas
Shipley, GA Megagauss-level magnetic field production in cm-scale auto-magnetizing helical liners pulsed to 500 kA in 125 ns Physics of Plasmas 25
Slutz, SA Enhanced performance of magnetized liner inertial fusion at the Z facility Physics of Plasmas 25
et.al, Cochrane, KR The electro-thermal stability of tantalum relative to aluminum and titanium in cylindrical liner ablation experiments at 550 kA Physics of Plasmas 25
et.al, Rochau, G The single-line-of-sight, time-resolved x-ray imager diagnostic on OMEGA Review of Scientific Instruments 89
et.al, Ampleford, DJ Design and raytrace simulations of a multilayer-coated Wolter x-ray optic for the Z machine at Sandia National Laboratories Review of Scientific Instruments 89
Yager-Elorriaga, DA Evolution of sausage and helical modes in magnetized thin-foil cylindrical liners driven by a Z-pinch Physics of Plasmas 25

 2017

Author Title Journal Volume
et.al, Sweeney, M Impactul Times: Memories of 60 Years of Shock Wave Research at Sandia National Laboratories Book - Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Awe, TJ Development of a cryogenically cooled platform for the Magnetized Liner Intertial Fusion (MagLIF) program Review of Scientific Instruments 88
Awe, TJ On the evolution from micrometer-scale inhomogeneity to global overheated structure during the intense Joule heating of a z-Pinch rod IEEE Transactions of Plasma Science 45-4
Bell, KS The differential absorption hard x-ray spectrometer at the Z facility IEEE Transacations of Plasma Science 45
Bellum, J Analysis of laser damage tests on coatings designed for broad bandwidth high reflection of femtosecond pulses Optical Engineering 56-1
Bennett, N Kinetic simulations of gas breakdown in the dense plasma focus Physics of Plasmas 24
et.al, Shulenburger, L A new generation of effective core potentials for correlated calculations Journal of Chemical Physics 147
et.al,Peterson, KJ Laser-driven magnetized liner inertial fusion Physics of Plasma 24
Desjarlais, MP Extension of the Hugoniot and analytical release model of a-quartz to 0.2-3 Ipa Journal of Applied Physics 122
Dolan, DH VISAR analysis in the frequency domain Journal of Dynamic Behavior of Materials
Field, ES How reduced vacuum pumping capability in a coating chamber affects the laser damage resistance of HfO2/SiO2 antireflection and high-reflection coatings Optical Engineering 56
Field, ES Repair of a mirror coating on a large optic for high laser damage applications using ion millings and over-coating methods Optical Engineering 56
Gomez, MR Experimental study of current loss and plasma formation in the Z machine post-hole convolute Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 20
Hansen, SB Changes in teh electronic structure of highly compressed iron revealed by X-ray fluorescence lines and absorbtion edges High Energy Density Physics 24
Hess, MH Detection of an anomalous pressure on a magneto-inertial-fusion load current diagnostic Physics of Plasmas 24
et.al, Hansen, SB Fe XVII opacity at solar interior conditions The Astrophysical Journal 835
Knapp, PF A new time and space resolved transmission spectrometer for research in inertial confinement fusion and radiation source development Review of Scientific Instruments 88
Knapp, PF Direct measurement of the inertial confinement time in a magnetically driven implosion Physics of Plasmas 24
et.al, Harding E X-ray Doppler Velocimetry: An imaging diagnostic of 3D fluid flow in turbulent plasma High Energy Density Physics 23
Knudson, MD High-precision shock wave measurements of Deuterium: Evaluation of exchange-correlation functionals at the molecular-to-atomic transition Physical Review Letters 118
et.al, Ao, T Superfast assembly and synthesis of gold nanostructures using nanosecond low-temperature compression via magnetic pulsed power Nature Communications 8
et.al, Knudson, MD Lagrangian technique to calculate window interface velocity from shock velocity measurements: Application for quartz windows Journal of Applied Physics 122
et.al, Hansen, SB Opacity from two-photon processes High Energy Density Physics 24
et.al, Bailey, JE Numerical investigations of potential systematic uncertainities in iron opacity measurements at solar interior temperatures Physical Review E 95
et.al, Bailey, JE Replicating the Z iron opacity experiments on the NIF High Energy Density Physics 23
et.al, Hansen, SB Review of the 9th NLTE code comparison workshop High Energy Density Physics 23
Porwitzky, AJ Zero to 1,600 m/s in 40 microns: Sensitive pulse shaping for materials characterization on Z Science Direct 204
et.al, Wisher, ML Improved experimental resolution of the Vishniac overstability in scaled late-stage supernova remnants High Energy Density Physics 22
Schollmeier, MS A 7.2 keV spherical x-ray crystal backlighter for two-frame, two-color backlighting at Sandia's Z Pulsed Power facility Review of Scientific Instruments 88
et.al, Desjarlais, MP Electrical conductivity of SiO2 at extreme conditions and planetary dynamos PNAS Early Edition 10.1073
Slutz, SA Auto-magnetizing liners for magnetized inertial fusion Physics of Plasmas 24
Specht, PE Electro-optic modulation of a laser at microwave frequencies for interferometric purposes Review of Scientific Instruments 88
Specht, PE Shock compression response of cold-rolled Ni/AI multilayer composites Journal of Applied Physics 121
et.al, Savage, ME Conceptual design of a 15-TW pulsed power accelerator for high energy density physics experiments Matter and Radiation at Extremes 2
Stygar, WA Impedance-matched Marx generators Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 20

2016

Author Title Journal Volume
Alexander, CS Experimental characterization and constitutive modeling of the mechanical behavior of molybdenum under electromagnetically applied compression-shear ramp loading Journal of Applied Physics 11
Ao, T Demonstration of space-resolved x-ray thompson scattering capability for warm dense matter experiments on the Z accelerator High Energy Density Physics 5
Awe, TJ Experimental demonstration of the stabilizing effect of dielectric coatings on magnetically accelerated imploding metallic liners Physical Review Letters 116
Bellum, J Low group delay dispersion optical coating for broad bandwidth high reflection at 45 degress incidence, P polarization of femtosecond pulses with 900 nm center wavelength Coatings 6
et al., Brown, JL Physically-based strength model of tantalum incorporating effects of temperature, strain rate and pressure Modeling and Simulation in Materials Science Engineering 24
Cochrane, KR Magnetically launched flyer plate technique for probing electrical conductivity of compressed copper Journal of Applied Physics 119
et al., Davis, J-P Dynamic compression of copper to over 450 GPa: A high-pressure standard Physical Review B 93
Davis, J-P Mechanical and optical response of [100] lithium fluoride to multi-megabar dynamic pressures Journal of Applied Physics 120
et al., Desjarlais, MP Ab initio calculation of thermodynamic potentials and entropies for superionic water Physical Review E E93
et al., Desjarlais, MP Nonlinear elastic response of strong solids: First-principles calculations of the third-order elastic constants of diamond Physical Review B 93
et al., Desjarlais, MP Shock formation in Ne, Ar, Kr and Xe on deuterium gas puff implosions Physics of Plasmas 23
et al., Desjarlais, MP X-ray scattering measurements of dissociated-induced metalization of dynamically compressed deuterium Nature Communications 7
Dunham, G Cross-calibration of Fuji TR image plate and RAR 2492 x-ray film to determine the response of a DITABIS Super Micron image plate scanner Review of Scientific Instruments 87
et al., Falcon, RE Variability in hot carbon-dominated atmosphere (hot DQ) white dwarfs: rapid rotation? The Astrophysical Journal 817
et al., Furnish High energy density soft X-ray momentum coupling to comet analogs for NEO mitigation Acta Astronautica 129
Geissel, M Nonlinear laser-plasma interaction in magnetized liner inertial fusion SPIE 973100
et al., Hahn, KD Application of the coincidence counting technique to DD neutron spectrometry data at the NIF, OMEGA, and Z Review of Scientific Instruments 87
Hahn, KD Fusion-neutron measurements for magnetized liner inertial fusion experiments on the Z accelerator Journal of Physics 717

et al., Hansen, S

A non-LTE analysis of high energy density Kr plasmas on Z and NIF Physics of Plasmas 23

et al., Hansen, S

Characterization of laser-cut copper foil X-pinches Physics of Plasmas 23

et al., Hansen, S

Electron temperature measurements inside the ablating plasma of gas-filled hohlraums at the National Ignition Facility Physics of Plasmas 23

Harvey-Thompson, A

Laser propagation measurements in long-scale-length underdense plasmas relevant to magnetized liner inertial fusion Physical Review E 94

Knudson, M

Shock compression experiments on Lithium deuteride (LiD) single crystals Journal of Applied Physics 120

et al., Laity, G

Photoionization capable extreme and vacuum ultraviolet emission in developing low temperature plasmas in air Plasma Sources Science Technology 25
Lemke, RW Probing off-Hugoniot state in Ta, Cu, and AI to 1000 GPa compression with magnetically driven liner implosions Journal of Applied Physics 119
Loisel, G Measurement and models of bent KAP(001) crystal integrated reflectivity and resolution Review of Scientific Instruments 87
Loisel, G X-ray intensity and source size characterizations for the 25 kV upgraded Manson source at Sandia National Laboratories Review of Scientific Instruments 87
Magyar, RJ Stopping of deuterium in warm dense deuterium from Ehrenfest time-dependent density functional theory Contributions to Plasma Physics 56 (5)
et al., Mazarakis Factors affecting the output pulse flatness of the linear transformer driver cavity systems with 5th harmonics Physical Review Accelerators and Beams 19
McBride, RD Exploring magnetized liner inertial fusion with a semi-analytic model Physics of Plasmas 23
McCoy, CA Measurements of the sound velocity of shock-compressed liquid silica to 1100 GPa Journal of Applied Physics 120
McPherson, LA High energy X-ray pinhole imagining at the Z facility Review of Scientific Instruments 87
Nagayama, T Calibrated simulations of Z opacity experiments that reproduce the experimentally measured plasma conditions Physical Review E 93
et al., Nagayama, T Effect of higher-order multipole moments on teh Stark line shape Physical Review A 94
Nagayama, T Model uncertainties of local-thermodynamic-equilibrium K-shell spectroscopy High Energy Density Physics
et al., Nagayama, T Shell stability and conditions analyzed using a new method of extracting shell areal density maps from spectrally resolved images of direct-drive inertial confinement fusion implosions Physics of Plasmas 23
Rambo, P Development of high damage threshold laser-machined apodizers and gain filters for laser applications High Power Laser Science and Engineering 4
et al., Reisman, DB Optimization of current waveform tailoring for magnetically driven isentropic compression experiments Review of Scientific Instruments 87
et al., Shulenburger, L Benchmarking the pseudopotential and fixed-node approximations in diffusion Monte Carlo calculations of molecules and solids Physical Review B 93
et al., Shulenburger, L Quantum Monte Carlo analysis of a charge ordered insulating antiferromagnet: the Ti4O7 Magneli phase Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 18
et al., Shulenburger, L Phase stability of TiO2 polymorphs from diffusion Quantum Monte Carlo New Journal of Physics 18
et al., Shulenburger, L X-ray Thomspon Scattering in Warm Dense Matter with the Chihara Decomposition Physical Review Letters 116
Sinars, DB The role of magnetized liner inertial fusion as a pathway to fusion energy Journal of Fusion Energy 35
Slutz, SA Scaling magnetized liner inertial fusion on Z and future pulsed-power accelerators Physics of Plasmas 23

2015

Author Title Journal Volume
Apruzese, JP Radiation Transport in Z-Pinches IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 93
Awe, TJ Experimental Studies of Instability Development in Magnetically Driven Systems NNSA Stockpile Stewardship Quarterly 5
Bailey, JE A higher-than-predicted measurement of iron opacity at solar interior temperatures Nature International Weekly Journal of Science 517
Bennett, N The impact of plasma dynamics on the self-magnetic-pinch diode impedance Physics of Plasmas 22
et al., Kimmel, M An overview of the Ultrafast X-ray Imager (UXI) program at Sandia Labs SPIE 95910P
Gomez, MR Demonstration of thermonuclear conditions in magnetized liner inertial fusion experiments Physics of Plasmas 22
Hansen, SB Diagnosing magnetized liner inertial fusion experiments on Z Physics of Plasmas 22
Harding, EC Analysis and implementation of a space resolving spherical crystal spectrometer for x-ray Thomson scattering experiments Review of Scientific Instruments 86
Jennings, CA Computational modeling of Krypton gas puffs with tailored mass density profiles on Z Physics of Plasmas 22
Jones, B The effect of gradients at stagnation on K-shell x-ray line emission in high-current Ar gas-puff implosions Physics of Plasmas 22
Knapp, PF Effects of magnetization on fusion product trapping and secondary neutron spectra Physics of Plasma 22
Knudson, MD Adiabatic release measurements in aluminum between 400 and 1200 GPa Physical Review B 91
Knudson, MD Direct observation of an abrupt insulator-to-metal transition in dense liquid hydrogen Science 348
McBride, RD A semi-analytic model of magnetized liner inertial fusion Physics of Plasmas
Reisman, D Pulsed power accelerator for material physics experiments Physical Review Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams 18
Schollmeier, M Laser-to-hot-electron conversion limitations in relaivistic laser matter interactions due to multi-picosecond dynamics Physics of Plasmas 22
Schollmeier, M Performance of bent-crystal x-ray microscopes for high energy density physics research Applied Optics 54
et al., Shulenburger, L X-ray Thompson Scattering in warm dense matter with the Chihara Decomposition Physical Review Letters 116
Thornhill, JW 2-D RMHD modeling assessment of current flow, plasma conditions, and Doppler effects in recent Z Argon experiments IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
VanDevender, JP New self-magnetically insulated connection of multilevel accelerators to a common load Physical Review Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams
VanDevender, JP Requirements for self-magnetically insulated transmission lines Physical Review Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams 18
Webb, TJ Evaluation of a gamma camera system for the RITS-6 accelerator using the self-magnetic pinch diode Radiation Detectors: Systems and Applications 16

2014

Author Title Journal Volume
Ampleford, DJ Opacity and gradients in aluminum wire array z-pinch implosions on the Z pulsed power facility Physics of Plasmas 21
Ao, T Relative x-ray collection efficiency, spatial resolution, and spectral resolution of spherically-bent quartz, mica, germanium, and pyrolytic graphite crystals Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 144
Awe, TJ Modified helix-like instability structure on imploding z-pinch liners that are pre-imposed with a uniform axial magnetic field Physics of Plasmas 21
Bellum, J Reactive, ion-assisted deposition of e-beam evaporated Ti for high refractive index TiO2 layers and laser damage resistant, broad bandwidth, high reflection coatings Applied Optics 53
Davis, JP Analysis of shockless dynamic compression data on solids to multi-megabar pressures: Application to tantalum Journal of Applied Physics 116
Dolan, DH Note: Heated flyer-plate impact system Review of Scientific Instruments 85
Falcon, RE Which hydrogen balmer lines are most reliable for determining white dwarf atmospheric parameters? Astro Physics 1410
Field, E Impact of different cleaning processes on the laser damage threshold of antireflection coatings for Z-Backlighter optics at Sandia National Laboratories Optical Engineering 53
French, M Thermoelectric transport properties of molybdenum from ab initio equations of state Physical Review B 90
French, M Thermodynamically constrained correction to ab initio equations of state Journal of Applied Physics 116
Furnish, MD 2169 Steel waveform measurements for equation of state and strength determination - supplemental material Journal of Applied Physics 116
Gomez, MR Experimental demonstration of fusion-relevant conditions in magnetized liner inertial fusion Physical Review Letters 113
Gomez, MR Magnetic field measurements via visible spectroscopy on the Z machine Review of Scientific Instruments 85
Hahn, KD Fusion-neutron-yield activation measurements at the Z accelerator: Design analysis Review of Scientific Instruments 85
Hansen, SB Detailed analysis of hollow ions spectra from dense matter pumped by x-ray emission of relativistic laser plasma Physics of Plasmas 21
Hansen, SB Signatures of hot electrons and fluorescence in Mo K emission on Z Physics of Plasmas 21
Herrmann, M Plasma physics - A promising advance in nuclear fusion Nature International Weekly Journal of Science 506
Jones, MC X-ray power and yield measurements at the refurbished Z accelerator Review of Scientific Instruments 85
Mattsson, T Validating density-functional theory simulations at high energy density conditions with liquid krypton shock experiments to 850 GPa on Sandia's Z machine Physical Review B 90
Nagayama, T Control and diagnosis of temperature, density, and uniformity in x-ray heated iron/magnesium samples for opacity measurements Physics of Plasmas 21
Nagayama, T Parallax diagnostics of radiation source geometric dilution for iron opacity experiments Review of Scientific Instruments 85
Peterson, KJ Electrothermal instability mitigation by using thick dielectric coatings on magnetically imploded conductors Physical Review Letters 112
Rochau, GA ZAPP: The Z astrophysical plasma properties collaboration European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics 21
Rovang, DC Pulsed-coil magnet systems for applying uniform 10-30 T fields to centimeter-scale targets on Sandia's Z facility Review of Scientific Instruments 85
Schmit, PF Understanding fuel magnetization and mix using secondary nuclear reactions in magneto-inertial fusion Physical Review Letters 113
Schollmeier, M Improved spectral data unfolding for radiochromic film imaging spectroscopy of laser-accelerated proton beams Review of Scientific Instruments 85
Sefkow, AB Design of magnetized liner inertial fusion experiments using the Z facility Physics of Plasmas 21
Shulenburger, L Theory of melting at high pressures: Amending density functional theory with quantum Monte Carlo Physical Review B 90
Waisman, EM Voltage measurements at the vacuum post-hole convolute of the Z pulsed-power accelerator Physical Review - Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams 17
Yu, EP Application of one-dimensional stagnation solutions to three-dimensional simulation of compact wire array in absence of radiation Review of Scientific Instruments