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Laboratory of Applied Optics (LOA)
Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
French National Center for Scientific Research / Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)
Address:
3 Michel-Ange street, CNRS, Paris, PO: 75794, Ile-de-France (France)
Location
1024 Boulevard des Maréchaux, LOA-ENSTA-ParisTech, Campus de l'Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, PO: 91762 (France)
Structure
Type Of RI
Single-sited
Coordinating Country
France
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 1992
Scientific Description
The Laboratory of Applied Optics (Laboratoire d'Optique Appliquée - LOA) is an UMR (Unité Mixte de Recherches) at ENSTA-Paris Tech - CNRS - École Polytechnique. Its research activity covers a broad spectrum of science in the field of ultrafast lasers and their applications: development of intense laser sources, laser-matter interaction and plasma physics, production of compact sources of energetic radiations and particles, multidisciplinary applications of these sources.

RI Keywords
Ultrafast phenomena, Ultrafast lasers, Plasma physics, Laser-based x-ray radiation and particle beams, Laser-matter interaction, High intensity lasers
Classifications
RI Category
Analytical Facilities
Intense Light Sources
Scientific Domain
Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics and Mathematics
Services
Access to High Intensity Ultrafast Lasers Beamtime

Providing beam time for laser-matter experiments.

Equipment
Intense Ultrafast Laser Systems

Intense Ultrafast Laser systems and the related experimental set-up for laser-matter interaction

Collaborations
Networks
LASERLAB Europe
Date of last update: 09/02/2017
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