Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory is a U.S. Department of Energy national laboratory managed by Princeton University. The DOE Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory works with collaborators across the globe to develop fusion as an energy source for the world, and conducts research along the broad frontier of plasma science and technology.

PPPL also nurtures the national research enterprise in these fields, and educates the next generation of plasma and fusion scientists.

Mission: The DOE Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory works with collaborators across the globe to develop fusion as an energy source for the world, and conducts research along the broad frontier of plasma science and technology. PPPL also nurtures the national research enterprise in these fields, and educates the next generation of plasma and fusion scientists. Vision Enabling a world powered by safe, clean and plentiful fusion energy while leading discoveries in plasma science and technology.

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PPPL remembers and honors the family members, friends and loved ones who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 http://g...
09/11/2020

PPPL remembers and honors the family members, friends and loved ones who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 http://go.usa.gov/xUsSB

DOE provides $21 million to advance diagnostics on the flagship facility at PPPL #fusionenergy @energy @doescience @prin...
09/09/2020

DOE provides $21 million to advance diagnostics on the flagship facility at PPPL #fusionenergy @energy @doescience @princeton https://go.usa.gov/xGBUF

New findings could help scientists tame damaging heat bursts in fusion reactors @GeneralAtomics #fusionenergy #tokamaks ...
08/18/2020

New findings could help scientists tame damaging heat bursts in fusion reactors @GeneralAtomics #fusionenergy #tokamaks https://go.usa.gov/xftJF

PPPL Graduate Summer School starts TODAY at 11amET.  All lectures are streamed, open to all, and free to watch: https://...
08/10/2020

PPPL Graduate Summer School starts TODAY at 11amET. All lectures are streamed, open to all, and free to watch: https://gss.pppl.gov. Mini-courses on computational methods, turbulence, and low-temperature plasmas. Tune in!

Ellis has spent almost four decades designing and overseeing construction of components of some of the world’s biggest f...
08/10/2020

Ellis has spent almost four decades designing and overseeing construction of components of some of the world’s biggest fusion experiments - in PPPL's Quest Magazine online #fusionenergy https://sites.google.com/pppl.gov/quest2020/people

Last day to apply! Applications are open for PPPL's 3rd annual Graduate Summer School to be held virtually Aug. 10-14. F...
08/03/2020

Last day to apply! Applications are open for PPPL's 3rd annual Graduate Summer School to be held virtually Aug. 10-14. For more info and to apply, visit: https://gss.pppl.gov/2020/

Applications are open for PPPL's 3rd annual Graduate Summer School to be held virtually Aug. 10-14. For more info and to...
07/27/2020

Applications are open for PPPL's 3rd annual Graduate Summer School to be held virtually Aug. 10-14. For more info and to apply, visit: https://gss.pppl.gov/2020/

DYK? (about Quest, our annual research magazine that reviews scientific achievements during the past year) #plasmaphysic...
07/09/2020

DYK? (about Quest, our annual research magazine that reviews scientific achievements during the past year) #plasmaphysics #fusionenergy #nanotechnology #AI https://www.pppl.gov/quest

Along with other University leaders, Vice President for PPPL David McComas has been tasked by President Eisgruber to ide...
06/26/2020

Along with other University leaders, Vice President for PPPL David McComas has been tasked by President Eisgruber to identify, understand, and combat systemic racism within and beyond PPPL and the University https://t.co/I9yhrezeOH

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At the DOE Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, we advance the coupled fields of fusion energy and plasma physics. PPPL staff and collaborators together are developing the scientific understanding and key innovations needed to realize fusion as an energy source for the world, and are conducting research along the broad frontier of plasma science and technology. We also nurture and support the national research enterprise in these fields, and we educate the next generation of plasma and fusion scientists.

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