Ridhima Sharma receives PhD in Engineering Physics

Ridhima Sharma receives PhD in Engineering Physics

October 30 2020

Last October 30, Dr. Ridhima Sharma received her PhD in Engineering Physics by Instituto Superior Técnico / University of Lisbon and University Carlos III Madrid, with a co-tutored thesis entitled 'Cylindrical energy analyzer for heavy ion beam diagnostics’. Her work was supervised by Prof. Artur Malaquias (IST), Dr Carlos Hidalgo (Univ. Carlos III Madrid, Spain) and Dr Igor Nedzelskiy (IPFN/IST, Portugal).

The thesis committee consisted of Dr Martin Hron (IPP Praha, Czech Republic), Prof. Luis García (UC3M, Spain), Prof. Hartmut Zohm (LMU Munich and IPP Garching, Germany), Prof. Marek Scholz (INP Krakow, Poland), Prof. Bernardo Carvalho (IST), and Prof. Luís L. Alves (IST, President).

Congratulations Ridhima!

Thomas Wodzinski receives PhD in Engineering Physics

Thomas Wodzinski receives PhD in Engineering Physics

October 15 2020

Last October 14, Dr. Thomas Wodzinski received his PhD in Engineering Physics with a thesis entitled ‘XUV Metrology: Focusing and Optimization of the wave front’. His work was supervised by Prof. Doctor Marta Fajardo (IST) and Dr Elke Ploenjes-Palm (DESY, Hamburg).

The thesis committee consisted of Dr Rolf Treusch (FLASH/DESY, Germany), Dr Willem Boutu (LIDL, France), Prof. João Mendanha Dias (IST), Profª Marta Fajardo (IST), and Prof. Luís L. Alves (IST, President).

Congratulations Thomas!

Loann Terraz receives PhD in Engineering Physics

Loann Terraz receives PhD in Engineering Physics

September 28 2020

Last September 28, Dr. Loann Terraz received his PhD in Engineering Physics with a thesis entitled ‘Kinetic mechanisms in non-equilibrium plasmas: influence of N2 on CO2 dissociation and sensitivity analysis of computational models’. His work was supervised by Prof. Vasco Guerra (IST) and Dr Olivier Güaitella (LPP/École Polytechnique, Paris).

The thesis committee consisted of Prof. Jan van Dijk (TU/e, The Netherlands), Prof. Gianpiero Colonna (CNR, Italy), Dr Nuno Pinhão (IST), Prof. Vasco Guerra (IST) and Prof. Luís L. Alves (IST, President).

Congratulations Loann!

Professor Hugo Terças and Doctor Rui Coelho recognized as IOP "trusted reviewers"

Professor Hugo Terças and Doctor Rui Coelho recognized as IOP "trusted reviewers"

September 25 2020

Professor Hugo Terças and Doctor Rui Coelho have achieved the status of "trusted reviewers" from the Institute of Physics (IOP), in recognition of an exceptionally high level of peer review competency.

Congratulations on this achievement !

Fabrizio Del Gaudio receives PhD in Engineering Physics

Fabrizio Del Gaudio receives PhD in Engineering Physics

September 08 2020

Last September 8, Dr. Fabrizio Del Gaudio received his PhD in Engineering Physics with a thesis entitled ‘Analytical and in silico modelling of collective plasma dynamics driven by QED phenomena’. His work was supervised by Dr. Thomas Grismayer (IST) and Prof. Luís O. Silva (IST), in the scope of the APPLAuSE PhD programme.

The thesis committee consisted of Prof. Dmitri Uzdensky (U. Colorado, Boulder, USA), Prof. Mattias Marklund (U. Gothenburg, Sweden), Prof. Jorge Vieira (IST), Dr Thomas Grismayer (IST) and Prof. Luís L. Alves (IST, President).

Congratulations Fabrizio!