Past Experiments Schedule

Past Experiments

YearExperimentTeamStart DateEnd Date
2019
MeV X-ray & particles from Compound Parabolic ConcentratorLLNL (MacKinnon)11/18/201912/20/2019
Magnetic Field TopologySLAC (Curry)09/16/201910/11/2019
Neutron Acceleration--Deuterium JetSLAC (Treffert)08/12/201909/06/2019
Proton Acceleration--Hydrogen JetSLAC (Curry)07/08/201908/02/2019
Laser Wakefield as a Radiation SourceUT (Hannasch)04/15/201906/27/2019
2018
Texas Petawatt Closed
2017
Positrons and Gamma RaysRice (Liang)12/11/201701/12/2018
Cryo Hydrogent Proton Acceleration (2) SLAC (Glenzer)10/23/201712/01/2017
Hydrogen Isochoric Heating UT (Hegelich)08/28/201709/29/2017
High Field Physics (2)UT (Hegelich)07/24/201708/18/2017
Direct Laser AccelerationUT (Yandow)06/19/201707/14/2017
Retro-focus Plasma MirrorsUT (Downer)05/15/201706/02/2017
TPW as a Neutron SourceLANL (Gautier)04/17/201705/05/2017
Ion AccelerationUT (Hegelich)02/20/201703/31/2017
Laser Wakefield Acceleration (6)UT (Downer)01/09/201702/10/2017
2016
Cryo Hydrogen Proton Acceleration (1)SLAC (Glenzer)11/28/201612/23/2016
Heavy Ion AccelerationUCSD (Beg)10/17/201611/11/2016
Neutron and Gamma ImagingLMU (Ostermayr)08/22/201609/09/2016
Electrons, Gammas, and PairsRice (Liang)07/25/201608/12/2016
f/1 Install and High-field PhysicsUT (Tiwari)06/06/201607/15/2016
Cluster FusionUT/TAMU (Quevedo)04/28/201605/26/2016
Install Diode-pumped APLTPW Staff/Ekspla04/11/201604/27/2016
Enhanced TNSAUT (McCary)03/21/201604/08/2016
Laser Hole BoringUT (Wagner)02/08/201603/11/2016
Laser Wakefield Acceleration (5.1)UT (Bernstein)01/04/201601/29/2016
2015
Hot Electrons and Preplasma EffectsUCSD (Beg)11/09/201512/08/2015
Proton and Ion AccelerationUT (Hegelich)09/02/201510/30/2015
AO installation/Measure contrast TPW Staff06/08/201509/18/2015
Laser Wakefield Acceleration (5)UT (Downer)05/04/201506/05/2015
DARPA-funded laser upgradeTPW Staff06/02/201405/01/2015
2014
DARPA-funded laser upgradeTPW Staff06/02/201405/01/2015
Muon Production Lockheed, NSTec, National Energetics04/28/201405/30/2014
Laser Wakefield Acceleration (4)UT (Downer)04/28/201405/30/2014
Mass Limited Targets-Paul TrapLMU Munich03/17/201404/18/2014
Laser-driven Neutron GenerationUT (CHEDS)02/10/201403/07/2014
Prepulse Effects-electron accel.UCSD (Beg)01/06/201401/31/2014
2013
Laser Wakefield Accleration (4)UT (Downer)10/21/201312/05/2013
Microstructured Snow TargetsHebrew Univ.09/23/201310/11/2013
Magnetized Blast WavesUT (Riley)08/19/201309/06/2013
Bright Positron SourcesRice (Liang)07/15/201308/02/2013
Ultrathin Target Ion Acceleration (2) UT (Hegelich)06/17/201307/05/2013
Laser Hole BoringUT (Wagner)04/15/201305/03/2013
Ultrathin Target Ion Acceleration (1)UT (Hegelich)03/11/201304/05/2013
Laser UpgradesUT (Hegelich)02/18/201303/08/2013
Laser Wakefield Accleration (3)UT (Downer)01/14/201302/15/2013
2012
Microdot Proton Acceleration (2)UT (Kuk)12/03/201212/21/2012
Magnetic VorticesUT (Gaul)11/05/201211/23/2012
Be Neutron GenerationUT (Pomerantz)10/08/201210/26/2012
Warm Dense Matter EOS (2)UT (Dyer)08/27/201209/21/2012
High Harmonic Generation (3)UT (Keto)07/30/201208/10/2012
Zirconium Crystal ImagerOhio State 07/16/201207/20/2012
High Harmonic Generation (2)UT (Keto)06/18/201206/22/2012
Bright Positrons from DT gasRice/Ohio State 05/14/201206/15/2012
Laser Wakefield Acceleration (2) UT (Downer)03/26/201205/04/2012
Advanced TNSAUT/LANL02/27/201203/16/2012
Commission OAPTPW Staff02/20/201202/24/2012
Lithium TargetsOhio State01/30/201202/17/2012
Proton Isochoric HeatingUT (Dyer)01/09/201201/20/2012
2011
Warm Dense Matter EOS (1)UT (Dyer)12/05/201112/22/2011
Lithium TargetsOhio State 10/24/201111/11/2011
High Harmonic Generation (1)UT (Keto)09/22/201110/14/2011
Laser Wakefield Acceleration (1.5)UT (Downer)08/29/201109/16/2011
Cluster FusionUT/TAMU (Bang)07/25/201108/19/2011
Positron ProductionRice (Liang)06/27/201107/15/2011
TNSA UT (Kuk)06/06/201106/17/2011
Deuteron AccelerationOhio State 05/01/201105/20/2011
Microdot Proton Acceleration (1)UT (Kuk)04/01/201104/22/2011
Cluster FusionUT (Bang)02/01/201103/22/2011