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

Epp team member Jorge V receives ULisboa/CGD scientific prize

Jorge V was awarded with the ULisboa/CGD Scientific Prize (Physics and Materials category) on November 28th. The scientific prize was institutionalized by the University of Lisbon in collaboration with Caixa Geral de Depósitos, and they distinguish scientific research activities as an incentive to publish in high impact international scientific journals. Read more

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

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