Scope, Topics, Language


This conference continues the series of European Physical Society (EPS) conferences on Plasma Physics, encompassing the fields of fusion research, magnetic confinement fusion, beam plasmas, laser-plasma interaction and inertial confinement fusion, dusty and low temperature plasmas, as well as space and astrophysical plasmas and basic plasmas.


  • Magnetic Confinement Fusion
    • Edge and plasma-wall interactions
    • Turbulence and transport
    • Equilibrium and MHD
    • Operational limits and plasma control
    • Diagnostics
    • Heating and fuelling
    • Concept development and engineering
  • Beam Plasmas & Inertial Fusion
    • Inertial confinement and high gain target design
    • Hydrodynamics and instabilities
    • Ultra-intense laser interaction and fast ignition
    • High energy density matter
    • Inertial fusion energy drivers and reactors
    • Laser and ion beam coupling with plasma
    • Laser and plasma based accelerators
    • Radiation and particle sources
  • Low Temperature Plasmas
    • Theory and numerical simulations
    • Liquid and crystalline complex (dusty) plasmas
    • Nucleation and growth
    • Waves
    • Diagnostics
    • Plasma Processing and application
  • Basic Plasmas & Space & Astrophysical Plasmas
    • Solar, space and astrophysical plasmas
    • Laboratory astrophysics
    • Fundamental plasma physics
    • Waves and turbulence in laboratory plasmas


The official conference language is English

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