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).
- Interaction between electrostatic collisionless shocks generates strong magnetic fields, New Journal of Physics 24 (2022) p. 063016
- Nonlinear Thomson scattering with ponderomotive control, Physical Review E 105 (2022) p. 065201
- Model of pulsar pair cascades in non-uniform electric fields: Growth rate, density profile, and screening time, Physics of Plasmas 29 (2022) p. 052902
- Laser-driven, ion-scale magnetospheres in laboratory plasmas. I. Experimental platform and first results, Physics of Plasmas 29 (2022) p. 042901