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Julien Fuchs is CNRS Research Director at the Laboratory for the Use of Intense Lasers (LULI) and teaches at Ecole Polytechnique.
An active member of the PLAS@PAR community, he was a laureate in 2013 of a project at the Institute of Applied Physics of Nizhny Novgorod, a laboratory on plasma phenomena in extreme astrophysical objects.

This year, he is the recipient of an ERC Advanced Grants, which targets high-level researchers recognized as leaders in their respective fields.



GENESIS PROJECT
 
Objective:
To elucidate the natural conditions necessary for the nucleosynthesis of very heavy elements found throughout the universe by recreating these conditions in the laboratory with new-generation ultraintense lasers. 

Principal Investigator:

Julien Fuchs, CNRS researcher at the LULI laboratory (CNRS / CEA / École Polytechnique / Sorbonne University).

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