PETAL and HiPER represents a coordinated European program towards energy by inertial confinement.

The PETAL scientific program is under the Institute Lasers and Plasmas (ILP) which coordinates high intensity lasers activities in France.

The PETAL programme is financed by Conseil régional d'Aquitane.


PETAL: Integration of PW and high energy beamlines


PETAL Aquitaine

The compressor

The installed compressor

Front end table demonstration

Side of the PAM Pump