Basic Research Directions at the National Ignition Facility

Farid Salama (SSA) has been invited to participate in an advisory panel tasked with formulating, and prioritizing decadal-scale research challenges for the National Ignition Facility (NIF). The workshop, entitled "Basic Research Directions at the National Ignition Facility (NIF)" is organized by the Department of Energy's NNSA (National Nuclear Security Administration) and the Department's Office of Science. Ames' unique expertise in Laboratory Astrophysics & Astrochemistry and in the study of cosmic dust is being recognized in this invitation from the DOE. 

Workshop website: http://www.orau.gov/NIFworkshop2011/