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DOE/Sandia National Laboratories

Fusion Progress

Caption: Sandia researcher Ryan McBride pays close attention to the tiny central beryllium liner to be imploded by the powerful magnetic field generated by Sandia's Z machine. The larger cylinders forming a circle on the exterior of the base plate measure Z's load current by picking up the generated magnetic field.

Credit: Courtesy, Sandia National Laboratories (Photo by Randy Montoya)

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