Koester Petra

Professional Profile: Researcher (Employee)
Activity field: Research
Main office/laboratory: Sezione di Pisa
Office phone number: 050 315 2220
Laboratory phone number: 050 315 2261
E-mail:
ScopusID: 8274775800
Primary activity: Experimental studies of high-intensity laser-matter interactions.

Main experiences acquired: Particle acceleration from laser-plasmas. X and Gamma-ray generation from laser-plasmas. Study of plasmas in regime of interest for inertial confinement fusion.

Experiments/Theoretical Study in which he/she participates:
Intense laser-driven shock for physics of extreme conditions (FemtoShock)
Dosimetry and radiobiology with laser-driven relativistic electron beams
Experimental laser-driven proton acceleration and related beam diagnostics at ILIL
Laser-plasma acceleration of electrons and secondary (Compton) radiation sources
Laser-plasma interaction in a regime relevant for laser-fusion via shock-ignition

Others Funded Projects in which he/she participates:
Study of radiobiological and radiotherapic effects of a novelo electron accelerators

Publications, Research Results, now, in INO’s database are: 97
  –   Papers JCR/ISI Journals, are: 68
  –   Books or Chapters, are: 9
  –   Papers in Journals not indexed JCR/ISI, are: 2
  –   Conference proceedings, are: 8
  –   Project results, are: 0
  –   Abstract – Poster – Presentation at conference, are: 5

Bibliometric indices are calculated USING ONLY THE INO DATABASE and the number of citations from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) is updated at 2019-09-15
  –   maximum number of citations for an article: 45
  –   maximum impact factor (IF) for a journal when an article is published: 11.329
  –   H-INDEX: 15   G-INDEX: 20   HC-INDEX (contemporary): 9 
  –   List of TopTen papers in citations  –   List of TopTen journals in Impact Factor

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