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).
- Physics of collisionless shocks: theory and simulation, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 58 (2016) p. 014005
- Slow down of a globally neutral relativistic e-e+ beam shearing the vacuum, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 58 (2016) p. 014025
- Transverse electron-scale instability in relativistic shear flows, Physical Review E 92 (2015) p. 021101(R)
- Elimination of the numerical Cerenkov instability for spectral EM-PIC codes, Computer Physics Communications 192 (2015) p. 32