István Pusztai
Senior research scientist
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Department of Physics
Chalmers University of Technology
SE-412 96 Göteborg

Email: pusztai at


Recent publications
  1. O. Vallhagen et al., Runaway dynamics in the DT phase of ITER operations in the presence of massive material injection. Journal of Plasma Physics 86 (4), 475860401 (2020)
  2. A Sundström et al., Collisional effects on the electrostatic shock dynamics in thin-foil targets driven by an ultraintense short pulse laser. Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 62 (8), 085015 (2020)
  3. István Pusztai et al., Dynamo in Weakly Collisional Nonmagnetized Plasmas Impeded by Landau Damping of Magnetic Fields. Physical Review Letters 124 (25), 255102 (2020)
  4. M. Hoppe et al., Spatiotemporal analysis of the runaway distribution function from synchrotron images in an ASDEX Upgrade disruption. Journal of Plasma Physics (), (2020)
  5. Andréas Sundström et al., Fast collisional electron heating and relaxation in thin foils driven by a circularly polarized ultraintense short-pulse laser. Journal of Plasma Physics 86 (2), 755860201 (2020)
Turbulent and collisional processes in magnetized plasmas. In particular, transport barriers and transport in impure fusion plasmas. Shock waves in plasmas.
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