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Renowned fusion laboratory honors pioneering physicist Richard J. Hawryluk

PPPL names main conference room for physicist Richard J. Hawryluk, a Laboratory guiding light for more than 40 years.
15-Jan-2021 12:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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A dozen not-to-be-missed 2020 stories from PPPL

Article displays 12 research and development highlights published by PPPL in 2020.
14-Jan-2021 2:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Physicists Hong Qin and Ahmed Diallo recognized for outstanding research at PPPL

Theoretical and experimental physicists receive PPPL awards for standout research in 2020.
29-Dec-2020 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Scientists collaborate on public-private partnership to facilitate the development of commercial fusion energy

Article describes PPPL work in coordination with MIT’s Plasma Science and Fusion Center and Commonwealth Fusion Systems, a start-up spun out of MIT that is developing a unique tokamak fusion device called “SPARC.”
29-Dec-2020 1:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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New national facility at PPPL and Princeton University explores low temperature plasma for innovative uses

New Princeton Princeton Collaborative Low Temperature Plasma Research Facility at PPPL provides access to world-class diagnostics, computational tools, and expertise in plasma physics for characterizing low temperature plasmas (LTP) — a rapidly...
29-Dec-2020 1:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Development of permanent magnets to simplify stellarator design forges ahead

A quick look at recent research on development of permanent magnets to simplify design and construction of stellarator fusion facilities.
14-Dec-2020 5:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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New findings could improve understanding of potentially damaging solar storms

When fast-moving particles from the sun strike the Earth’s magnetic field, they set off reactions that could disrupt communications satellites and power grids. Now, PPPL scientists have learned new details of this process that could lead to better...
14-Dec-2020 10:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Arecibo Observatory and PPPL – A Noble, and Nobel, History

Article describes a discovery on the legendary Arecibo Observatory, which collapsed Dec. 1, that brought a PPPL physicist a Nobel Prize.
10-Dec-2020 3:55 PM EST 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

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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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