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) and the Advanced Grant “InPairs” (ERC-AdG2015).





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EPP team members attend 20th Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC’22)

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EPP members Bernardo M and Miguel P went to Hyatt Regency Long Island, Hauppauge (NY) to attend 20th Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC’22), held on 6-11 November 2022, and presented a talk about their recent work. Read more

GoLP PhD students at IST PhD open Days 2022

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For the last two days, the PhD students of GoLP have been participating in the IST PhD Open Days 2022. During the event, all the students presented a poster summarizing their PhD work, and Óscar A and Filipe C joined the pitch competition as well. This annual event represents an occasion for them to interact and discuss with IST students from different fields… Read more


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