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.

Postdoctoral fellows and researchers

Margaryta Tyshchenko
Topic: Runaway driven kinetic instabilities

PhD students

Andréas Sundström
Topic: Shock acceleration
Oskar Vallhagen
Topic: Disruption mitigation and runaway electron dynamics in tokamaks

Research assistants

Esmée Berger
Topic: Runaway electrons
Ida Ekmark
Topic: Runaway electrons in fusion plasmas

Adjunct and guest professors

Sarah Newton
Topic: Fusion plasma physics

Former group members

Former affiliated, jubilee and adjunct professors

Annika Ekedahl
Topic: Lower Hybrid Current Drive
Elisabeth Rachlew
Fulvio Militello
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

Former assistant professors

Evangelos Siminos
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction

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
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
Sara Moradi
Topic: Impurity transport in tokamak plasmas
Tim Dubois
Topic: Laser-matter interaction
Vojtěch Horný
Topic: Laser-plasma 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
Linnea Hesslow
Topic: Fast electron dynamics in plasmas
Mathias Hoppe
Topic: Runaway electrons
Ola Embréus
Topic: Runaway electrons
Stefan Buller
Topic: Particle and heat transport in fusion plasmas
Tamás Fehér

MSc alumni

Albert Johansson
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction
Anna Kómár
Topic: Runaway electrons, wave-particle interaction
Axel Hallenbert
Topic: Fusion plasma physics
Aylwin Iantchenko
Topic: Fusion plasma physics
Boel Brandström
Topic: Synchrotron radiation from runaway electrons
Christoffer Olofsson
Topic: Laser-plasma interaction
Frida Brogren
Hanna Hallborn
Hannes Bergström
Topic: Runaway electrons
Ida Svenningsson
Topic: Runaway electrons
Jakob Rydén
Topic: Runaway electrons in tokamaks
Peter Halldestam
Topic: Runaway electrons
Pontus Svensson
Topic: Runaway electrons

Previous research assistants

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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