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Ian Ochs wins highly competitive Marshall N. Rosenbluth Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award

Profile of PPPL graduate Ian Ochs and his award-winning doctoral thesis.
20-Sep-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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PPPL wins three major DOE awards for supercomputing fusion projects

Description of the three PPPL-led SciDAC collaborations that unite fusion scientists and and applied mathematicians to solve complex fusion problems through supercomputing.
1-Sep-2023 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Promising approaches to combatting tokamak disruptions presented at global PPPL-hosted workshop

An overview of recent developments for coping with damaging disruptions in doughnut-shaped tokamak fusion facilities.
23-Aug-2023 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Scientists discover shortcut that aids the design of twisty fusion facilities

Scientists have found a mathematical shortcut that could help harness fusion energy, a potential source of clean electricity that could mitigate floods, heat waves, and other rising effects of climate change.
17-Aug-2023 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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A record six public-private partnership grants to speed the development of fusion energy awarded to PPPL

Article describes the unprecedented six DOE-backed INFUSE partnerships awarded to PPPL.
11-Aug-2023 10:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Jongsoo Yoo pursues his passion as deputy head of Discovery Plasma Science

Profile describes new role for plasma physicist Jongsoo Yoo and the high-profile magnetic reconnection device he oversees.
24-Jul-2023 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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PPPL makes critical contributions to historic public-private partnership

Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory confirms achievement of 100 million degree plasma, the heat required for commercial fusion energy production, in the UK Tokamak Energy's compact spherical ST40 tokamak.
6-Jul-2023 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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