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).
- Passive tailoring of laser-accelerated ion beam cut-off energy by using double foil assembly, Physics of Plasmas 21 (2014) p. 023119
- Summary of WG6 and WG6+1: Theory and simulations of plasma based accelerators, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 740 (2014) p. 229–230
- Seeding of Self-Modulation Instability of a Long Electron Bunch in a Plasma, Physical Review Letters 112 (2014) p. 045001
- Donut wakefields generated by intense laser pulses with orbital angular momentum, Physics of Plasmas 21 (2014) p. 033107