We show evidence for strongly radiative laser produced shocks in cluster media. In addition blast front thinning suggests the onset of accessing a regime possibly susceptible for hydrodynamic instabilities related to supernova remnant formation.
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J. Osterhoff, D. R. Symes, A. D. Edens, and T. Ditmire, "Ultra High Intensity Laser Launched Radiative Shock Waves Related to Supernova Remnant Formation," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper JThB6.
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