DOE NNSA SSGF & LRGF Annual Program Review Presentations

Monday, June 20 - Thursday, June 23
Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Wednesday, June 22
Njema Frazier Assistant Deputy Administrator (Acting), Strategic Partnership Programs, Office of Defense Programs, National Nuclear Security Administration DOE NNSA Welcome and Opening Keynote - Maintaining Scientific Leadership for the Nuclear Security Enterprise: An NNSA Perspective
Drew Morrill University of Colorado Boulder Development of Mid-Infrared Lasers for Soft X-Ray High Harmonic Generation
Michael Wadas University of Michigan Hydrodynamics of Shocked Interfaces
Chad Ummel Rutgers University Measuring the 134Xe(d,pg)135Xe Reaction with GODDESS to Probe the Single-Particle Structure of 135Xe
Olivia Pardo California Institute of Technology Probing a Hydrous Iron-Sulfate Within Extreme Planetary Environments
Eldred Lee Dartmouth College Towards the Photonic Efficiency Enhancement of Si-Based High-Energy X-ray Detectors (Not Released)
William Riedel Stanford University Interpenetration and Kinetic Mix in Weakly Collisional, Fully-Ionized Plasma Jets
Stephanie Miller University of Michigan Analysis of Laser Preheating Stage of MagLIF to Increase Laser Energy Coupling and Validate Simulations
Thursday, June 23
Marcus D. Knudson Senior Scientist, Pulsed Power Center, Sandia National Laboratories Keynote - Research Highlights From the Sandia Z Accelerator
Rick Kraus Senior Research Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; DOE NNSA SSGF Alumnus Alumni Keynote - Explosions, Lasers, Exoplanets, and Lessons Learned at a National Lab (Not Released)
Samantha K. Lawrence Leader, Materials Compatibility Team, Los Alamos National Laboratory; DOE NNSA SSGF Alumna Alumni Keynote - The Lighter Side of Heavy Metals: Science at the Frontier of Uranium Metallurgy (Not Released)