Experiments


Numerical simulations & theory

  • Prof Jeremy Chittenden
    Research interests include the physics of dense plasmas, inertial confinement fusion, magnetised liner fusion, fusion ignition and burning plasmas

  • Dr Brian Appelbe
    Research interests include inertial and magneto-inertial confinement fusion (MagLIF)


Recent alumni

  • Dr Jack Hare - Max-Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (Germany)
  • Dr Thomas Clayson - First Light Fusion Ltd (UK)
  • Dr James Pecover - First Light Fusion Ltd (UK)
  • Dr Guy Burdiak - First Light Fusion Ltd (UK)
  • Dr Nicolas-Pierre Niasse - First Light Fusion Ltd (UK)
  • Dr George Swadling - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories (US)
  • Dr Louisa Pickworth - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories (US)
  • Dr Gareth Hall - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories (US)
  • Dr Jonathan Skidmore - First Light Fusion Ltd (UK)
  • Dr Adam Harvey-Thompson - Sandia National Laboratories (US)
  • Dr David Ampleford - Sandia National Laboratories (US)
  • Dr Chris Jennings - Sandia National Laboratories (US)
  • Dr Andrea Ciardi - Universite Pierre et Marie Curie (France)
  • Dr Simon Bott-Suzuki - University of California, San Diego (US)