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).

Latest News

GoLP alumni featured in the news

GoLP and epp team alumni Samuel Martins and Luis Gargaté have been featured in the news due to the rise of MEFT to the top position in the ranking of grades in Portugal to enter the University (here and here). Read more

Luis OS visits Chalmers

Luis OS visited Prof. Tünde Fülop and Prof. Mattias Marklund at the Department of Physics at Chalmers University on 12th and 13th of September 2016 for discussions and collaboration on plasma-based accelerators, QED and relativistic astrophysics. He also delivered a seminar to the Department. On the photo, Luis OS with the hosts and with Prof. Chan Joshi, also visiting at the time. Read more

Latest Publications