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Strathclyde Intense Laser Interaction Studies (SILIS) Group


Press Release (26th July 2017) Breakthrough technique to generate brightest electron beams in the world

Press Release (26th May 2017) Strathclyde develops world’s highest gain high-power laser amplifier

Press Release (8th May 2017) Strathclyde acquires one of the world's most powerful lasers

Press Release (8th May 2017) Space radiation reproduced in the lab for better, safer missions

  Our large team of more than 30 researchers conducts both experimental and theoretical research into high-power laser-plasma interactions. Discover who we are in People.

   Our state-of-the-art experimental facilites include the world's highest average power laser in its class (350 TW, 5 Hz Ti:Sapphire femtosecond laser). Learn about our facilities in Laboratory.
   Our research is wide ranging across the field of laser-plasma interaction and is also integral to several U.K. and Europe wide collaborations. Find out more in Projects.
   All the group's journal publications are given in Publications but don't forget to investigate the highlights with the link given above.
   Interested in joining the group? Click on Jobs to see the latest recruitment taking place in the group.

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Part of the Scottish Universities Physics Alliance (SUPA) and the Department of Physics, 
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, U. K.