Dr. Jens von der Linden


Academic positionLecturer, Assistant Professor, Researcher
Research fieldsPlasma Physics
Keywordsannihilation, pair plasma, antimatter, plasma physics, positron
Honours and awards

2019: Laboratory Directed Research & Development (LDRD), Labwide Award, Co-I with Dr. Hui Chen

2019: Multi-Scale Laboratories - Transnational Access, European Plate Observing Systems

2015: US Department of Energy, Office of Science, Graduate Student Research Fellowship

2010: US National Science Foundation, Honorable Mention, Graduate Research Fellowship Program

2009: Joel M. Keney Fellowship, University of Washington

Current contact address

InstitutionMax-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik (IPP)

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Thomas Sunn PedersenMax-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik (IPP), Garching
Start of initial sponsorship01/02/2021


2020Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme for Postdocs

Publications (partial selection)

2021J. von der Linden, G. Fiksel, J. Peebles, M. R. Edwards, L. Willingale, A. Link, D. Mastrosimone, Hui Chen: Confinement of relativistic electrons in a magnetic mirror en route to a magnetized relativistic pair plasma. In: Physics of Plasmas 28, 2021, 092508
2021Burcklen,C. and von der Linden,J. and Do,A. and Kozioziemski,B. and Descalle,M.-A. and Chen,H. Design of multilayer-based diagnostics for measurement of high energy x rays and gamma rays. In: Review of Scientific Instruments, 92, 2021, 035105
2021von der Linden,Jens and Ramos-Méndez,José and Faddegon,Bruce ans Massin,Devan and Fiksel,Gennady and Holder,Joe P. and Willingale,Louise and Peebles,Jonathan and Edwards,Matthew R. and Chen,Hui Dispersion calibration for the National Ignition Facility electron–positron–proton spectrometers for intense laser matter interactions. In: Review of Scientific Instruments, 92, 2021, 033516
2021J. L. Peebles, G. Fiksel, M. R. Edwards, J. von der Linden, L. Willingale, D. Mastrosimone, Hui Chen: Magnetically collimated relativistic charge-neutral electron–positron beams from high-power lasers. In: Physics of Plasmas, 28, 2021, 074501
2021Jens von der Linden, Clare Kimblin, Ian McKenna, Skyler Bagley, Hsiao-Chi Li, Ryan Houim, Christopher S. Kueny, Allen Kuhl, Dave Grote, Mark Converse, Caron E. J. Vossen, Sönke Stern, Corrado Cimarelli, Jason Sears: Standing shock prevents propagation of sparks in supersonic explosive flows. In: Communications Earth & Environment, 2, 2021,
2020Stoneking, M. R. and Pedersen, T. Sunn and Helander, P. and Chen, H. and Hergenhahn, U. and Stenson, E. V. and Fiksel, G. and von der Linden, J. and Saitoh, H. and Surko, C. M. and et al.: A new frontier in laboratory physics: magnetized electron–positron plasmas. In: Journal of Plasma Physics, 86, 2020, 155860601
2018von der Linden, Jens and Sears, Jason and Intrator, Thomas and You, Setthivoine: Measurements of the Canonical Helicity of a Gyrating Kink. In: Phys. Rev. Lett., 121, 2018, 035001
2018Setthivoine You and Jens von der Linden and Eric Sander Lavine and Evan Grant Carroll and Alexander Card and Morgan Quinley and Manuel Azuara-Rosales: The Mochi LabJet Experiment for Measurements of Canonical Helicity Injection in a Laboratory Astrophysical Jet. In: The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 236, 2018, 29
2017von der Linden,Jens and You,Setthivoine Sausage instabilities on top of kinking lengthening current-carrying magnetic flux tubes. In: Physics of Plasmas, 24, 2017, 052105