Nuclear Weapons Science

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Project Title   Project Code   Principal Investigator   Project Type   Project Status  
Quantifying Uncertainties of Microscopic Nuclear Theories 18-ERD-008 Nicolas Schunck Exploratory Research Final
Flash X-Ray Computed Tomography for Three-Dimensional  Characterization of Explosive Performance 18-ERD-052 Kyle Champley Exploratory Research Continuing
Fission Experiments in Laser-Generated Plasmas 20-ERD-031 Alex Zylstra Exploratory Research Continuing
Development of a Multidimensional, Holographic Velocity Interferometer System 20-ERD-050 Peter Celliers Exploratory Research Continuing
Sirius Mini: A Prototype Disruptive Accelerator Architecture for Next-Generation Inertial Confinement Fusion Systems 20-ERD-052 Keith Lechien Exploratory Research Continuing
Examining an On-the-Fly Movable Boundary Capability for Simulations of Unsteady High-Speed Aerothermodynamic Flows 19-FS-045 Gregory Burton Feasibility Study Final
Learning-Based Predictive Models: A New Approach to Integrating Large-Scale Simulations and Experiments 18-SI-002 Brian Spears Strategic Initiative Final