Catalogue


Edward Teller lectures : lasers and inertial fusion energy /
editors, Heinrich Hora, George H. Miley ; with a foreword by E.M. Campbell.
imprint
London : Imperial College, c2005.
description
xi, 365 p. : ill., ports., ; 26 cm.
ISBN
186094468X
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imprint
London : Imperial College, c2005.
isbn
186094468X
catalogue key
5500978
 
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
Portrait of Edward Teller
Motto
Forewordp. 1
Introductory remarks to the "Edward Teller lectures"p. 3
Occasional addresses by Edward Teller at conferences of laser interaction and related plasma phenomena (LIRPP)p. 25
Lectures presented by the Edward Teller medalistsp. 81
Edward Teller medal : acceptance remarksp. 85
Comments on the history and prospects for inertial confinement fusionp. 89
Laser fusion research in 30 years : lecture of Edward Teller awardeep. 95
New basic physics derived from laser plasma interactionp. 103
Acceptance of the Edward Teller medalp. 117
The Edward Teller medal lecture : the evolution toward indirect drive and two decades of progress toward ICF ignition and burnp. 121
Views on inertial fusion energy developmentp. 151
Path to ignition : US indirect target physicsp. 157
Teller award acceptance speechp. 167
1995 Edward Teller lecture : patience and optimismp. 179
Teller award acceptance speechp. 199
The Edward Teller medal lecture : high intensity lasers and the road to ignitionp. 203
ICF related research at MPQp. 215
The long way towards inertial fusion energyp. 223
Monte Carlo methods in ICFp. 231
Scaling laws of nonlinear Rayleigh-Taylor and Richtmyer-Meshkov instabilities in two and three dimensionsp. 253
Design of ignition targets for the national ignition facilityp. 263
A survey of studies on ignition and burn of inertially confined fuelsp. 271
Teller medal lecture IFSA 2001 : problems and solutions in the design and analysis of early laser driven high energy density and ICF target physics experimentsp. 281
Prospects for high-gain, high yield NIF targets driven by 2[omega] (green) lightp. 293
Hydrodynamic instability, integrated code, laboratory astrophysics and astrophysicsp. 313
30 years laser interaction and related plasma phenomenap. 337
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