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).
- All-Optical Radiation Reaction at 10^21 W/cm^2, Physical Review Letters 113 (2014) p. 134801
- Electromagnetic Field Generation in the Downstream of Electrostatic Shocks Due to Electron Trapping, Physical Review Letters 113 (2014) p. 105002
- SEP Acceleration in CME Driven Shocks Using a Hybrid Code, The Astrophysical Journal 792 (2014) p. 9
- Laser wakefield accelerator based light sources: potential applications and requirements, Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 56 (2014) p. 084015