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David D. Meyerhofer

Deputy Director, Experimental Division Director, and Senior Scientist
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Areas of expertise: Experimental Plasma and Laser Physics, Inertial Confinement Fusion, High Energy Density Physics

Press contact:
Peter Iglinski

Related Links:
David Meyerhofer Homepage

News Releases

U.S. DOE Gives $5.5 Million to Rochester For Extreme Fusion Center
May 27, 2004

Two Researchers Elected Fellows of American Physical Society
July 07, 2003

Punch of World's Most Powerful Laser Ratchets up a Notch
June 11, 2003

David Meyerhofer studies experimental plasma and laser physics. His experiments cover many research areas relevant to direct-drive inertial confinement fusion. A second part of Meyerhofer's research activities involves the interaction of high intensity laser pulses with various forms of matter.