Laser–Plasma Interactions

Creating innovative laser-plasma science through education,
impactful publications, novel advancements, and community engagement

For more information about PULSE or student opportunities contact Dustin Froula or one of the scientists in the division.

Laser-Plasma Interactions, Plasma & Ultrafast Laser Science & Engineering
Figure illustrating laser–plasma interactions in direct-drive-ignition plasmas

David Turnbull
Group Leader


Philip Nilson (Senior Scientist)
Arnaud Colaïtis (Staff Scientist)
Dana Edgell (Staff Scientist)
Russell Follett (Staff Scientist)
Rahul Shah (Staff Scientist)
Han Wen (Scientist)

Group Leader

David Turnbull

Graduate Students

Zach Barfield

Staff Researchers

Philip Nilson (Senior Scientist)
Arnaud Colaïtis (Staff Scientist)
Dana Edgell (Staff Scientist)
Russell Follett (Staff Scientist)
Rahul Shah (Staff Scientist)
Han Wen (Scientist)

 

Figure illustrating laser–plasma interactions in direct-drive-ignition plasmas

CURRENT RESEARCH TOPICS