Welcome to the website of the extreme plasma physics team, the theory and simulation team of the Group for Lasers and Plasmas of the Instituto de Plasmas e Fusão Nuclear at Instituto Superior Técnico.
Our team is funded by the European Research Council through the Advanced Grant "Accelerates" (ERC-AdG2010 no. 267841).
- Spatial-temporal evolution of the current filamentation instability, New Journal of Physics 17 (2015) p. 043049
- Generation of neutral and high-density electron–positron pair plasmas in the laboratory, Nature Communications 6 (2015) p. 6747
- Persistence of magnetic field driven by relativistic electrons in a plasma, Nature Physics 11 (2015) p. 409
- Elimination of the numerical Cerenkov instability for spectral EM-PIC codes, Computer Physics Communications 192 (2015) p. 32