Team led by PPPL wins major supercomputer time to help capture on Earth the fusion that powers the sun and stars
PPPL will use INCITE-award time on Summit and Theta supercomputers to develop predictions for the performance of ITER, the international experiment under construction to demonstrate the feasibility of fusion energy.
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Scientists often make progress by coming up with new ways to look at old problems. That has happened at PPPL, where physicists have used a simple insight to capture the complex effects of many high-frequency waves in a fusion plasma.
10-Jan-2020 11:40 AM EST Add to Favorites
Arms control robots, a new national facility, and accelerating the drive to bring the fusion energy that powers the stars to Earth: Ten (and a triple bonus!) Must-Read Stories of 2019 from PPPL
2-Jan-2020 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites
PPPL scientists have found that sprinkling a type of powder into fusion plasma could aid in harnessing the ultra-hot gas within a tokamak facility to produce heat to create electricity without producing greenhouse gases or long-term radioactive...
23-Dec-2019 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Feature profiles PPPL Distinguished Engineering Fellow recipient Alex Nagy
23-Dec-2019 4:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Profiles of winners of PPPL's 2019 Kaul Foundation Prize recipients.
23-Dec-2019 3:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
PPPL begins its weekly series of lectures in the Ronald E. Hatcher Science on Saturday Lecture series in January. The 10-week series on a variety of cutting-edge science topics kicks off on Jan. 11 with a talk on "Visual Perception and the Art of...
19-Dec-2019 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Novel PPPL invention could improve the efficiency of car and truck engines while reducing pollutants
PPPL invention could improve efficiency of engines while reducing pollutants.
18-Dec-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
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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
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