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).
- Dissipation of electron-beam-driven plasma wakes, Nature Communications 11 (2020) p. 4753
- Summary of WG6: Theory and simulations, Journal of Physics: Conference Series 1596 (2020) p. 012051
- Scaling laws for direct laser acceleration in a radiation-reaction dominated regime, New Journal of Physics 22 (2020) p. 083058
- Effects of collisions on the generation and suppression of temperature anisotropies and the Weibel instability, Physical Review Research 2 (2020) p. 033233