R&D

  • Properties of Materials under Extreme Conditions and HydrodynamicsDuring open solicitations research proposals are solicited for grants and Centers of Excellence in the area of fundamental
  • Established in 2002, the Stewardship Science Academic Alliances Program funds academic research in the areas of materials under extreme conditions, low energy nuclear science, radiochemistry, and
  • The Office of Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation directs research, development, computer simulation, and inertial confinement fusion activities to maintain the safety, security  and
  • NNSA’s Office of Inertial Confinement Fusion and DOE’s Office of Science established a joint program in HEDLP in 2008. Initially, this program was a combination of work that was funded as part of
  • The Office of ICF provides experimental capabilities and scientific understanding in high energy density physics (HEDP) necessary to ensure a safe, secure, and effective nuclear weapons stockpile
  • By 2025, the weapons complex will have replaced the entire generation of scientists who designed, tested and built the weapons in the current stockpile.  Ensuring the long-term success of
  • MissionEnsure the safety, security, and effectiveness of the nuclear weapons stockpile through well-managed scientific research, technology development, and advantageous international
  • The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) at the University of Rochester (UR) was established in 1970 to investigate the interaction of high power lasers with matter.  It is home of the Omega
  • The Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship (SSGF)The Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship trains scientists to meet U.S. workforce needs in advanced science and engineering by providing
  • Photo: DARHT's Accelerators help create the x-rays at DARHT, the world's most advanced radiography facility.Research and Development FacilitiesResearch and Development manages and oversees