Head of the Department is Sergey G. Garanin (Dr. Sci. in Physics and Mathematics, Professor, Academician of RAS, Chief Design Officer of laser systems, Head of The Institute of Laser Physics of RFNC-VNIIEF)
The Department is found in 2011.
Areas of research and experts training:
- Laser plasma with thermonuclear parameters;
- High-power lasers. Generation and amplification in laser systems;
- Design of diagnostic devices for studying matter in extreme conditions;
- Study of the processes of interaction between the high-power laser radiation with targets and generation of shock waves in condensed matter.