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DOE Department of Energy EOS Equations of State GAO General Accounting Office H/C Halite-Centurion Experiments ICF Inertial Confinement Fusion ICFAC Inertial Confinement Fusion Advisory Committee KJ kilojoules (one thousand joules) KrF Krypton-Flouride (laser) LANL Los Alamos National Laboratory LLNL Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory LMF Laser Microfusion Facility MJ megajoules (one million joules) NAS National Academy of Sciences NRC National Research Council PCM Pulsed Power Conditioning Module PCS Pulsed Power Conditioning System SBSS Science-Based Stockpile Stewardship
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