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Unraveling a Perplexing Explosive Process That Occurs Throughout the Universe

Novel simulation brings extraordinary fast radio bursts into the laboratory in a way once thought impossible.
20-May-2022 3:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New Laboratory-Wide Organization Advances the Development of Fusion Energy Science at PPPL

Major overhaul of a collaborative department aims to enhance PPPL’s role as the U.S. national laboratory devoted to the science of fusion energy.
19-May-2022 4:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Design Simpler Magnets for Twisty Facilities That Could Lead to Steady-State Fusion Operation

Harnessing the power that makes the sun and stars shine could be made easier by powerful magnets with straighter shapes than have been made before. Researchers linked to the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory have found a way to create such magnets...
28-Apr-2022 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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A roadmap for deepening understanding of a puzzling universal process

Scientists at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory have detailed a roadmap for untangling a key aspect of magnetic recognition that could deepen insight into the workings of the cosmos.
22-Apr-2022 12:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Validating models for next-generation fusion facilities with the PPPL flagship

The National Spherical Torus Experiment-Upgrade (NSTX-U) at PPPL could serve as the model for a fusion energy pilot plant.
12-Apr-2022 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Princeton Plasma Physics Lab Joins Brookhaven Lab’s Quantum Center

PPPL becomes first institutional affiliate of new center for quantum-based applications in computing, communication, and sensing to benefit national security, economic competitiveness, and leadership in scientific discovery.
1-Apr-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Former intern Amelia Chambliss speaks out on diversity, equity, and what she learned from her internship at PPPL at White House summit on fusion energy

Amelia Chambliss, a recent Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship student at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, discussed the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and public outreach at the White House fusion energy summit.
21-Mar-2022 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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White House summit brings national energy leaders together to forge a path to accelerate fusion electricity

Steve Cowley, PPPL director, was among climate and energy experts from national laboratories, universities, private industry, government agencies, and congressional representatives gathered together on March 17 at the first ever White House summit,...
21-Mar-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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PPPL expert details plans for a fusion pilot plant for presidential advisors

Article describes presentation to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology the report of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine that calls for rapidly assembling public, private and university...
11-Nov-2021 12:05 PM EST

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Steve Cowley: The knight who leads the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory has “the most fun job”

Profile of Steve Cowley, new director of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory whom the Queen of England knighted in October.
5-Dec-2018 2:05 PM EST

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An Interview with Shannon Swilley Greco, New Vice Chair of the APS Forum on Outreach and Engaging the Public

Shannon Swilley Greco, a program leader in the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory's Science Education Office, is vice chair elect of the American Physical Society's Forum on Outreach and Engaging the Public.
1-Oct-2018 3:05 PM EDT

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PPPL Collaborators Congratulate Team at Wendelstein 7-X Fusion Reactor

2-Feb-2016 4:05 PM EST

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