6 October 2008

HiPER Launch Event

Scientists, politicians and the press gathered together at the Science Museum in London on 6th October 2008 for a prestigious event to mark the beginning of the three-year Preparatory Phase of the HiPER project.


A short film (approximately 15 minutes) can be viewed in a choice of six languages by clicking this logo.

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Written and directed by John Parris. Acknowledgements to the European HiPER team; the National Ignition Facility (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory); the Laboratory for Laser Energetics (University of Rochester); and General Atomics Inc.


Presentations from the event are available to view.

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HiPER Launch Presentation (Flash 4.26 MB)

Michael Tatarakis Presentation (.wmv 14,841 KB) or (.mov 13,403 KB)