• LaserNetUS High-Power Laser Consortium, Including Berkeley Lab, Receives $18M From the U.S. DOE

    28 days ago - By News Center

    Berkeley Lab's BELLA Center houses the BELLA petawatt laser, shown here, and a 100-terawatt-class laser.
    Note: This release was adapted from an original press release prepared by the U.S. Department of Energy. View the original press release.
    In 2018, the U.S. Department of Energy established LaserNetUS , a network of facilities operating ultrapowerful lasers. Organized and funded through DOE's Office of Fusion Energy Sciences , the new network was created to provide vastly improved access to unique lasers for researchers, and to help restore the U.S.'s once-dominant position in...
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