Conference Presentations

The project results are being presented at different conferences worldwide. Presentations and posters are available for download at the related links. 

2022


A. Maffini et al., Towards compact laser-driven accelerators : exploring the potential of advanced double-layer targets, International Conference on Accelerators for Research and Sustainable Development: from good practices towards socioeconomic impact, May 2022, IAEA Headquarters, Vienna, Austria


M. Galbiati et al., Numerical investigation of high-energy photon emission in double-layer targets with particle-in-cell codes, 3rd Smilei user & training workshop, March 2022, Palaiseau, France


A. Formenti et al., Teaching computational plasma physics at Politecnico di Milano, 3rd Smilei user & training workshop, March 2022, Palaiseau, France

2021


D. Orecchia et al., Advancements in double-layer target production for enhanced laser-driven ion acceleration, 5th Targetry for High Repetition Rate Laser-Driven Sources Workshop (TARG5), October 2021, Dresden, Germany


F. Mirani et al., Laser-driven particle sources for the elemental analysis of materials, IBA/PIXE & SIMS conference (Online), October 2021


D. Vavassori et al., Role of energetic ions in the growth of fcc and ω crystalline phases in Ti films deposited by HiPIMS, 11th HiPIMS Conference (Online), June 2021


A. Maffini et al., Laser-driven ion sources for medical radioisotope generation, Nuclear Photonics 2020 (online), June 2021


F. Mirani et al., Experimental demonstration of quantitative laser-driven PIXE and EDX analysis, Nuclear Photonics 2020 (online), June 2021


M. Passoni et al., Laser-driven radiation sources for elemental characterization of materials, EPS Statellite Meeting: High-field laser-plasma interaction & Laser-driven particle and radiation sources for application (Online), June 2021


M. Passoni et al., Non-destructive materials analysis using a laser-driven particle source, SPIE 2021 ALPA Workshop (Online), April 2021


 

 

2020


D. Vavassori et al., Laser-driven proton beam diagnostic: feasibility study of a novel technique and possible applications, 4th Beam Line and INstrumentation Workshop, Online via Zoom, June 2020

2019


A. Pazzaglia et al, A theoretical model of laser-driven ion acceleration from near-critical double-layer targets, Conference on High Intensity Laser and attosecond science in Israel, December 2019, Tel-Aviv, Israel


A. Formenti et al., Interaction between superintense laser fields and nanostructured plasmas, High-Field Laser Plasma Interaction Workshop, July 2019, Milan, Italy


A. Formenti et al., Modeling nanostructured plasmas for superintense laser-plasma interaction experiments,  High-Field Laser Plasma Interaction Workshop, July 2019, Milan, Italy


M. Passoni et al., Advanced laser-driven ion sources and their applications in materials and nuclear science, The 46th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics, July 2019, Milan, Italy


A. Maffini et al., On the role of non-equilibrium, relativistic hot electron populations in Target Normal Sheath Acceleration , The 46th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics, July 2019, Milan, Italy


D. Dellasega et al., Growth of nanostructured ω-Phase Titanium films deposited by biased HiPIMS, 10th International Conference on Fundamentals and Industrial Applications of HIPIMS 2019 &
International Conference on Sputter Technology, June 2019, Braunschweig, Germany


F. Mirani et al., Production of optimized multi-layer targets for enhanced laser driven ion acceleration, 4th Targetry for High Repetition Rate Laser-Driven Sources Workshop, June 2019, Milan, Italy


A. Formenti et al., Nanostructured targets for laser-driven ion acceleration and its applications , 4th Targetry for High Repetition Rate Laser-Driven Sources Workshop, June 2019, Milan, Italy


F. Mirani et al., Numerical simulations of laser-driven ion beam analysis, SPIE Optics + Optoelectronics, April 2019, Prague, Czech Republic

2018


L. Fedeli et a., High intensity laser interaction with nanostructured targets: a possible route for enhanced laser-driven ion sources, 4th International Conference on High Energy Density Physics, October 2018, Ningbo, China


A. Formenti et al., Neutron and ion sources with compact laser systems, 8th Conference of the international committee on ultrahigh intensity lasers – ICUIL, September 2018, Lindau, Germany


A. Formenti et al., Laser-driven ion acceleration enhanced by ultra-low density foam-attached targets and its applications, Advanced Accelerators Concepts Workshop, August 2018, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


A. Pazzaglia et al.,  Advanced targets for enhanced laser plasma ion acceleration International School of Lasers in Material Science – SLIMS, July 2018, S.Servolo Island, Venice, Italy


D. Dellasega et al., First HiPIMS activities at Politecnico di Milano, Ninth International Conference on Fundamentals and Industrial Applications of HIPIMS 2018, June 2018, Sheffield, UK


L. Fedeli et al., Laser-plasma based hadron sources for materials science applications, The 45th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics, July 2018, Prague, Czech Republic.


A. Formenti et al., Ultra-Intense Laser Interaction With Nanostructured Near-Critical Plasmas, The 45th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics, July 2018, Prague, Czech Republic.


A. Maffini et al., Laser-driven hadron sources for materials science: assessing experimental feasibility, Nuclear Photonics, June 2018, Brasov, Romania.


M. Passoni et al., Enhanced laser-driven ion sources for nuclear and material science applications, Nuclear Photonics, June 2018, Brasov, Romania.


F. Mirani et al., Advanced multi-stage simulations of laser-driven ion sources for materials science applications, Nuclear Photonics, June 2018, Brasov, Romania.


A. Maffini et al., Advances in Pulsed Laser Deposition of ultra-low density carbon foams, E-MRS Spring Meeting, June 2018, Strasbourg, France.


F. Mirani et al., Simulations of Ion Beam Analysis with laser-driven proton sources at Politecnico di Milano, Workshop “Laser­‐plasma acceleration: project-­‐driven modeling and codes development”, February 2018, Frascati, Italy.

 

 

 

2017


L. Fedeli et al., Plasmonics at relativistic laser intensities: particle acceleration and HHG, NanoSpectroscopy COST Action MP1302: Laser Applications in Plasmonics, October 2017, Szeged, Hungary.


A. Formenti et al., Foam-based, multi-layer targets for laser-driven ion acceleration, 3rd European Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (EAAC2017), September 2017, Elba, Italy. 


M. Passoni et al., Advances in superintense laser interaction with nanostructured foams, 103° Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana di Fisica (SIF2017), September 2017, Trento, Italy.


A. Maffini et al., Nanosecond Pulsed Laser Deposition of ultra-low density carbon foams for laser-driven ion acceleration, 14th International Conference on Laser Ablation (COLA2017), September 2017, Marseille, France


D. Dellasega et al., Synthesis of metastable W-O and W-N films and nanostructure growth induced by thermal and laser annealing, 14th International Conference on Laser Ablation (COLA2017), September 2017, Marseille, France


L. Fedeli et al., Numerical simulations of nanostructured plasmas: enhanced laser-driven harmonic sources and near-critical plasmas, 44th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics, June 2017, Belfast, Northern Ireland.


L. Fedeli et al., Numerical simulations of Laser-Plasma interaction with nanostructured plasmas, Targ3 – 3rd Targetry for High Repetition Rate Laser-Driven Sources, June 2017, Salamanca, Spain.


D. Dellasega et al., Near critical density, foam-based, multi-layered targets for laser-driven ion acceleration, Targ3 – 3rd Targetry for High Repetition Rate Laser-Driven Sources, June 2017, Salamanca, Spain.


A. Maffini et al., Production and characterization of ultra-low density foams for laser driven ion acceleration in near-critical regime, Targ3 – 3rd Targetry for High Repetition Rate Laser-Driven Sources, June 2017, Salamanca, Spain.


A. Formenti et al., Numerical particle-in-cell simulations of laser-plasma interaction at Politecnico di Milano, Project Driven Modeling and Codes Development, May 2017, Bologna, Italy.


I. Prencipe et al., Recent results in the investigation of nearcritical carbon foam targets for laser driven ion acceleration, Target Fabrication Workshop 6, May 2017, University of Greenwich, London, UK.


A. Pazzaglia et al., Advances in production and characterization of near critical carbon foam targets, Target Fabrication Workshop 6, May 2017, University of Greenwich, London, UK.


M. Passoni et al., Laser superintensi, materiali nanostrutturati, accelerazione di particelle: Il ruolo della matematica, Seminari di Cultura Matematica, May 2017, Milano, Italy


M. Passoni et al., Numerical simulations of Laser-Plasma interaction at POLIMI , Workshop “Laser­‐plasma acceleration: project-­‐driven modeling and codes development”, February 2017, Pisa, Italy

 

 

2016


L. Fedeli et al., Numerical simulations of nanostructured plasmas, 1st Chalmers Workshop on Relativistic Laser Plasma Theory, October 2016, Göteborg, Sweden


L. Cialfi et al., Electron heating in subpicosecond laser interaction with overdense and near-critical plasmas, 3rd International Conference on High Energy Density Physics (ICHEDP-3), September 2016, Shenzhen, China


L. Fedeli et al., Numerical simulations of laser-plasma interaction with “nanostructured targets”, 43rd EPS conference on Plasma Physics, July 2016, Leuven, Belgium


A. Maffini et al., Nanostructured materials for nuclear fusion and laser-driven ion acceleration, WG4 “Secondary sources of particles and radiation, Materials” meeting, April 2016, Belgrade, Serbia