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Fusion Physicist Roscoe White Steps Down After a Long and Fruitful Career at PPPL

Article profiles 47-year tenure and ground-breaking contributions of distinguished theoretical physicist.
22-Jul-2021 3:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Students at Institutions Across the U.S. Learn About Plasma and Fusion Research in New Program Managed by PPPL

This new program will allow undergraduates to conduct research in a wide range of plasma physics topics, including fusion energy, general plasma science, astrophysical plasmas, and accelerator physics.
19-Jul-2021 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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PPPL Selected for Three New Public-Private Partnerships to Speed the Development of Fusion Energy

These partnerships facilitate breakthroughs in harvesting on Earth the fusion power that drives the sun and stars.
15-Jul-2021 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Scientists develop a new tool for measuring radio waves in fusion plasmas

PPPL scientists have developed a path-setting way to measure RF waves that could lead to enhanced future experiments aimed at bringing fusion energy to Earth.
13-Jul-2021 11:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Discovery of 10 Faces of Plasma Leads to New Insights in Fusion and Plasma Science

Scientists uncover new properties of plasma that have wide potential applications for astrophysical and fusion plasmas.
12-Jul-2021 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Scientists Propose Source of Unexplained Solar Jets

Nothing seems more familiar than the sun in the sky. But mysterious swirls, jets, and flashes of powerful light that scientists cannot explain occur in the sun’s outer atmosphere all the time. Now, researchers at PPPL have gained insight into...
2-Jul-2021 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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GEM Fellowship opens a new path to potential research careers

The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory's first two GEM fellows have begun a summer of research at PPPL. Promise Adebayo-Ige is working toward a Ph.D. in nuclear engineering at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville while Caira Anderson is a doctoral...
25-Jun-2021 1:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Artificial intelligence speeds forecasts to control fusion experiments

Machine learning can improve the ability of scientists to optimize the components of experiments on spherical tokamaks that heat and shape the magnetically confined plasma that fuels fusion reactions.
24-Jun-2021 12:20 PM 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

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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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