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400 TW Compressor Chamber has Arrived!

December 13, 2012

After unexpected delays and lots of hard work, the new 400 TW compressor chamber has arrived at the Physics Research Building at The Ohio State University and has been moved into the new lab space on the fourth floor.

Target Chamber Update

December 10, 2012

The new, 42-inch diameter petawatt target vacuum chamber has arrived! It is constructed from aluminum due to weight and nuclear activation considerations.

HEDP Research group Featured in the Columbus Dispatch

December 10, 2012

The Ohio State University High Energy Density Physics (HEDP) Research Group was featured in the Insight section of the Columbus Dispatch on Sunday, April 22, 2012

Professor Richard Freeman and Dr.

Scarlet Laser Achieves First Light:

December 4, 2012
Five years ago we obtained funding from the Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration and the State of Ohio to build a powerful laser system; today we are proud to demonstrate the results of this effort.