Group members

Professor

Tünde Fülöp
Topic: Stability, transport and runaway electrons in plasmas

Senior research scientist

István Pusztai
Topic: Turbulent and collisional processes in magnetized plasmas. In particular, transport barriers and transport in impure fusion plasmas. Shock waves in plasmas.

Assistant professor

Evangelos Siminos
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction

Postdoctoral fellows and researchers

Julien Ferri
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction
Ke Hu
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction
Klara Insulander Björk
Topic: Runaway electrons
Konsta Särkimäki
Topic: Fast particle transport
Longqing Yi
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction
Mehdi Jenab
Ola Embréus
Topic: Runaway electrons
Vojtěch Horný
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction

PhD students

Andréas Sundström
Topic: Shock acceleration
Linnea Hesslow
Topic: Fast electron dynamics in plasmas
Mathias Hoppe
Topic: Runaway electrons

MSc students

Boel Brandström
Topic: Synchrotron radiation from runaway electrons
Oskar Vallhagen
Topic: Runaway electrons

Research assistants

Ida Svenningsson
Topic: Runaway electrons
Pontus Svensson
Topic: Runaway electrons

Adjunct and guest professors

Elisabeth Rachlew
Fulvio Militello
Sarah Newton
Topic: Fusion plasma physics

Former group members

Former affiliated, jubilee and adjunct professors

Annika Ekedahl
Topic: Lower Hybrid Current Drive
Jeff Candy
Topic: Turbulent transport in fusion plasmas
Joan Decker
Topic: Runaway electrons, lower hybrid current drive
Taina Kurki-Suonio
Topic: Impurity ion and runaway electron studies in fusion devices including both internal and external 3D features
Yves Peysson
Topic: Current drive, kinetic modeling

Postdoc alumni

Edmund Highcock
Topic: Turbulence in magnetically confined plasmas, laser-plasma interaction.
Eero Hirvijoki
Topic: Fast particle dynamics in fusion plasmas
George Wilkie
Topic: Fusion plasma physics
Ian Abel
Topic: Transport in magnetically confined plasmas.
Illia Thiele
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction
Joana Martins
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction.
John Omotani
Topic: Fusion plasma physics
Sara Moradi
Topic: Impurity transport in tokamak plasmas
Tim Dubois
Topic: Laser-matter interaction
Yevgen Kazakov
Topic: Ion cyclotron resonance heating, impurity transport in tokamak plasmas

PhD alumni

Adam Stahl
Topic: Runaway electrons, synchrotron radiation, plasma-based accelerators
Albert Mollén
Topic: Particle transport in magnetized plasmas
Emelie Nilsson
Topic: Lower hybrid current drive; Kinetic modelling of runaway electrons
Gergely Papp
Topic: Runaway electrons and sawtooth instability in magnetized plasmas
Gergő Pokol
Håkan Smith
Stefan Buller
Topic: Particle and heat transport in fusion plasmas
Tamás Fehér

MSc alumni

Anna Kómár
Topic: Runaway electrons, wave-particle interaction
Axel Hallenbert
Topic: Fusion plasma physics
Aylwin Iantchenko
Topic: Fusion plasma physics
Christoffer Olofsson
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction
Jakob Rydén
Topic: Runaway electrons in tokamaks

Previous research assistants

Albert Johansson
Topic: Runaway electrons
Aletta Csapó
Topic: Collisionless shock acceleration
Joakim Strandberg
Topic: Impurity transport in stellarators
Katya Richards
Topic: Runaway positrons
Lucas Unnerfelt
Topic: Runaway electrons
Olle Lexell
Topic: Synchrotron radiation from runaway electrons
Oscar Jakobsson
Topic: Runaway electrons
Paul Burger
Topic: Synchrotron radiation from runaway electrons in tokamaks
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