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Affiliation: 
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Title: 
Physicist
Department: 
X-Division
Expertise: 
Nuclear fusion and fission

Biography

Dr. L. John Perkins is a physicist in the Inertial Fusion Energy Program at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. He has extensive experimental and analytical experience in both inertial and magnetic fusion. His current research interests include inertial confinement fusion, fusion plasma physics, fusion reactor design, computational modeling and large code development, nuclear physics and nuclear instrumentation, 14 MeV neutron sources.