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of the ALPHA-X Project

A Laser Wakefield Accelerator Dedicated to the
Production and Application of Ultra-short Electron Bunches and Radiation Pulses

Located at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom

Part of the Scottish Universities Physics Alliance

See our brief overview of ALPHA-X (in layman's terms)



New in the Private Section: minutes and progress reports from the June 2015 Management Meeting and schedule of June 2015 workshop (19-06-2015).

New PhD position available: Radioisotope production project (17-06-2015).

Publication highlights: Cooling of electron beams & laser stripping of hydrogen atoms (20-05-2015).

Publication highlight: Strong terahertz emission near cutoff (06-05-2015).

Publication highlights: Dual colour laser scheme for narrow energy spread electron beams & spatially dispersive media with periodic structure (22-04-2015).


EPS Plasma Physics Conference - Lisbon, 22-26 June 2015. Abstract post-deadline.
FEL Conference - Daejeon (S. Korea), 23-28 August 2015. Abstract deadline post-deadline.
EAAC Workshop - Elba (Italy), 13-20 September 2015. Abstract post-deadline.
STFC HPL Science Community Christmas Meeting - Abingdon, tbc December 2015. Abstract deadline tbc.
IPAC Conference - tbc (S. Korea), 9-13 May 2016. Abstract deadline tbc.
IOP Plasma Physics Group Conference - Isle of Raasay, Skye, 23-26 May 2016. Abstract deadline tbc.
CLEO Conference - San Jose (USA), 5-10 June 2016. Abstract deadline tbc.


For information contact Prof. Dino Jaroszynski