The project is structured into 14 work packages (WP) of which 8 are included into the EU design study.

Work packages

Structure of the EuPRAXIA Design Study. The blue background denotes the work packages funded by the EU.

List of EuPRAXIA Work Packages supported by in-kind contributions

​The resources for these work packages are offered by the partners of EuPRAXIA


WP9: Alternative e-Beam Driven Plasma Structure
WP Leader: Jens Osterhoff (DESY) 

WP Co-Leader: Massimo Ferrario (INFN)

WP10: Use of Other Novel Technologies
WP Leader: Ulrich Dorda (DESY) 

WP Co-Leader: Guoxing Xia (University of Manchester)

Expert: Barbara Marchetti (DESY)

WP11: FEL Application Prototyping
WP Leader: Victor Malka (CNRS) and Agustin Lifschitz (CNRS)

WP Co-Leader: Andreas Maier (Universität Hamburg)

Expert: Florian Grüner (Universität Hamburg)

WP12: Accelerator Prototyping and Experiments at Test Facilities
WP Leader: Rajeev Pattathil (STFC) 

WP Co-Leader: Andrea Mostacci (UROM)

WP13: Alternative Radiation Generation
WP Leader: Dino Jaroszinsky (University of Strathclyde) 

WP Co-Leader: Zheng-Ming Sheng (University of Strathclyde)

Expert: Mark Wiggins (University of Strathclyde)

WP14: Hybrid Laser-Electron-Beam Driven Acceleration
WP Leader: Bernhard Hidding (University of Strathclyde) 

WP Co-Leader: Alberto de la Ossa (DESY)

List of EuPRAXIA Work Packages supported by the EU design study


WP1: Project Management and Technical Coordination
WP Leader, Coordinator: Ralph Assmann (DESY)

WP Co-Leader, Deputy-Coordinator: Arnd Specka (CNRS)

WP2: Physics and Simulation
WP Leader:  Phi Nghiem (CEA)

WP Co-Leader: Luis Oliveira e Silva (IST-ID)

Expert: Jorge Vieira​ (IST-ID)​

WP3: High Gradient Laser Plasma Accelerator Structure

WP Leader: Brigitte Cros (CNRS) 

WP Co-Leader: Zulfikar Najmudin (Imperial College London)

WP4: Laser Design and Optimization
WP Leader: Leonida Antonio Gizzi (CNR) 

WP Co-Leader: Francois Mathieu (CNRS)

Expert: Luca Labate​ (CNR)

WP5: Electron Beam Design and Optimization
WP Leader: Enrica Chiadroni (INFN) 

WP Co-Leader: Antoine Chance (CEA)

WP6: FEL Pilot application
WP Leader: Marie-Emmanuelle Couprie (SOLEIL)  

WP Co-Leader: Giuseppe Dattoli (ENEA)

WP7: High Energy Physics and other Pilot Applications 
WP Leader: Arnd Specka (CNRS) 

WP Co-Leader: Roman Walczak (University of Oxford)

WP8: Outreach and Liaison
WP Leader: Carsten P. Welsch (University of Liverpool) 

WP Co-Leader: Bernhard Hidding (University of Strathclyde)

Expert: Jim Clarke (University of Manchester/STFC)