Instituto de Plasmas e Fusão Nuclear, a research unit of Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon hosts the PlasmaSurf summer school from July 2-8.
PlasmaSurf is a summer school on plasma physics, intense lasers and nuclear fusion, taylored for BSc/MSc engineering and physics students. It is a good oportunity to gain insight into these topics in the view of a future career, or to complement your curricular training by broadening your knowledge in physics.
One of the main goals of the course is to promote a lively interaction between the students and lecturers during the breaks, visits and lunchtime. In addition to lectures and laboratory visits there will be plenty of outdoor activities - including surfing!
The PlasmaSurf summer school can grant you 1.5 ECTS.
Topics treated during this summer school are:
A visit to the ISTTOK tokamak and the Laboratory for Intense Lasers is foreseen as part of the main activities.
Fee & Application
The application deadline is May 15, 2017. Accomodation costs (hotel and breakfast & lunch) will be covered by Instituto Superior Técnico. No funds are available for travel expenses.
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