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Team Led by PPPL Wins Time on Three Supercomputers to Study the Complex Edge of Fusion Plasmas

Article describes INCITE award of major time on three supercomputers to PPPL-let team to study the complex edge of fusion plasmas.
14-Dec-2018 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites


Experiments at PPPL show remarkable agreement with satellite sightings

Feature describes striking similarity of laboratory research findings with observations of the four-satellite Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission that studies magnetic reconnection in space.
7-Dec-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


From the Cosmos to Fusion Plasmas, PPPL Presents Findings at Global APS Gathering

Invited Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory talks at 60th American Physical Society-Department of Plasma Physics annual meeting.
12-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Growing Magnetic Fields in Deep Space: Just Wiggle the Plasma

Astrophysicists have long wondered how cosmic magnetic fields fields are produced, sustained, and magnified. PPPL scientists have shown that plasma turbulence might be responsible, providing a possible answer to what has been called one of the most...
5-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Surprise finding: Discovering a previously unknown role for a source of magnetic fields

Feature describes unexpected discovery of a role the process that seeds magnetic fields plays in mediating a phenomenon that occurs throughout the universe and can disrupt cell phone service and knock out power grids on Earth.
19-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


New simulations confirm efficiency of waste-removal process in plasma device

PPPL scientists have found evidence suggesting that a process could remove the unwanted ash produced during fusion reactions and make the fusion processes more efficient within a type of fusion facility known as a field-reversed configuration device.
16-Oct-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory designated an historic mechanical engineering site

American Society of Mechanical Engineers names PPPL an historic landmark site.
5-Oct-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


PPPL’s Sam Cohen earns award at meeting of U.S. government-funded laboratories hosted by PPPL

PPPL physicist Sam Cohen and a local company win a Federal Laboratory Consortium award for a rocket propulsion technology.
4-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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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


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


PPPL Collaborators Congratulate Team at Wendelstein 7-X Fusion Reactor

2-Feb-2016 4:05 PM EST

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