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Early career scientist wins prestigious Hungarian physics award

Laszlo Horvath, an early career physicist at PPPL, is the winner of the 2022 Károly Simonyi Memorial Plaque from the Hungarian Nuclear Society.
1-Jun-2023 12:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Princeton University awards plasma physics graduate student Suying Jin a highly selective honorific fellowship

Suying Jin, who is entering her sixth and planned final year as a graduate student in the Princeton Program in Plasma Physics, won Princeton University’s honorific Charlotte Elizabeth Procter Fellowship for the 2023-24 academic year.
5-May-2023 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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PPPL hosts workshop on fusion energy and nonproliferation

PPPL hosted a workshop on fusion energy and nuclear nonproliferation at Princeton University on Jan. 25 and 26. Participants included representatives from government, national laboratories, Princeton University, other academic institutions, and...
13-Apr-2023 3:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Ripples in the fabric of the universe may reveal the start of time

PPPL scientists have advanced in discovering how to use ripples in space-time known as gravitational waves to peer back to the beginning of everything we know.
20-Jan-2023 1:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Breakthrough PPPL confirmation of key theory behind the formation of planets, stars and supermassive black holes

The first laboratory realization of the long-standing but never-before confirmed theory of the puzzling formation of planets, stars and supermassive black holes by swirling surrounding matter has been produced at the Princeton Plasma Physics...
18-Jan-2023 2:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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The world's largest turbulence simulation unmasks the flow of energy in astrophysical plasmas

Researchers at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory uncover the long-hidden process that helps explain why the Sun's corona can be vastly hotter than the solar surface that emits it.
23-Dec-2022 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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PPPL awarded more than $12 million to speed development of a fusion pilot plant

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded PPPL funding of more than $12 million to work with laboratories around the world to accelerate the development of a pilot plant powered by the carbon-free fusion energy that drives the sun and stars and can...
15-Nov-2022 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Delgado-Aparicio Appointed to National Fusion Advisory Committee

He has been named a member of the Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee, which advises the director of the United States Office of Science on complex scientific and technical matters related to America’s fusion energy sciences research...
7-Nov-2022 1:00 PM EST 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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