Omega laser

Laboratory astroparticle physics

cosmic magnetic fields, turbulence, quantum plasmas, fusion energy, quantum gravity
Image of the LMJ target chamber

Laser fusion and extreme field physics

Inertial Fusion
Ti:sapphire laser

Laser-plasma accelerator group

We study laser-driven plasma accelerators and their applications.
Experimental team at the commissioning experiment of the HED station of the European XFEL.

Oxford Centre for High Energy Density Science (OxCHEDS)

The Oxford Centre For High Energy Density Science (OxCHEDS) brings together groups from across Atomic and Laser physics (and beyond) with an interest in the study of matter under extreme conditions.
Experiment at LCLS

Quantum high energy density physics

Exploring how quantum systems behave in extreme conditions of temeprature and density

Theoretical astrophysics and plasma physics at RPC

Theoretical astrophysics and plasma physics at RPC (including galactic and planetary dynamics, plasma astrophysics, and plasma theory for magnetic confinement fusion, all united by common interest in kinetic theory and nonlinear dynamics)