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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

Laboratory for Laser Energetics High School Summer Research Program
July 02, 2003

LLE High School Summer Research Program
July 02, 2003

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

Out of Pure Light, Physicists Create Particles of Matter
June 11, 2003

Laboratory for Laser Energetics Announces Teaching Award
June 11, 2003

Laser Lab's High School Summer Research Program Launches Scientific Careers for the Class of 2000 and Beyond
June 11, 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.