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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:
Leonor Sierra
lsierra@ur.rochester.edu
585.276.6264

Related Links:
David Meyerhofer Homepage


News Releases

New Era of Plasma Nuclear Science Opens on the Omega Laser Facility
October 04, 2011

DOE Awards $8.2 Million to Rochester Center for 'Extreme Fusion'
July 13, 2009

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

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Biography
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.