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.

DYK? @PPPLab has a plasma physics experiment (RGDX) that you can control remotely from your home! #maythe4thbewithyou #M...
05/04/2020

DYK? @PPPLab has a plasma physics experiment (RGDX) that you can control remotely from your home! #maythe4thbewithyou #MaytheFourth https://www.pppl.gov/RGDX

Starts Tuesday, May 5: Princeton Research Day is a celebratory event to bring researchers together with the general publ...
05/01/2020

Starts Tuesday, May 5: Princeton Research Day is a celebratory event to bring researchers together with the general public and the broader Princeton community #PRD20 https://researchday.princeton.edu

DYK? @PPPLab is dedicated to developing fusion as a clean and abundant source of energy and to advancing the frontiers o...
04/27/2020

DYK? @PPPLab is dedicated to developing fusion as a clean and abundant source of energy and to advancing the frontiers of plasma science #fusionenergy #plasma #science http://go.usa.gov/xUsSB

DOE National Labs around the country are in the fight to beat #COVID19 #NATLABSINTHEFIGHT @ENERGY@NREL @ORNL @Brookhaven...
04/24/2020

DOE National Labs around the country are in the fight to beat #COVID19 #NATLABSINTHEFIGHT @ENERGY
@NREL @ORNL @BrookhavenLab @BerkeleyLab @LosAlamosNatLab @SandiaLabs @INL @SLAClab @Fermilab @argonne @Livermore_Lab @Ames_Laboratory @PPPLab @JLab_News @SRNLab @NETL_DOE @PNNLab

As a national laboratory with the mission of creating a potentially inexhaustible source of energy, @PPPLab has long had...
04/22/2020

As a national laboratory with the mission of creating a potentially inexhaustible source of energy, @PPPLab has long had a very strong commitment to the environment #EarthDay2020 https://www.pppl.gov

Did You Know? @PPPLab supports graduate education through the Program in Plasma Physics in the Department of Astrophysic...
04/20/2020

Did You Know? @PPPLab supports graduate education through the Program in Plasma Physics in the Department of Astrophysical Sciences @Princeton #plasmaphysics #astrophysics https://www.pppl.gov

All for one: Scientists find interactions threading through fusion plasmas crucial for stability #fusionenergy #plasma #...
04/08/2020

All for one: Scientists find interactions threading through fusion plasmas crucial for stability #fusionenergy #plasma #fusion #tokamak https://go.usa.gov/xvjKC

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️New center for research on the sun focuses on the developm...
03/30/2020

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️New center for research on the sun focuses on the development of models that include fundamental plasma processes #heliophysics #plasmaphysics go.usa.gov/xdmU7

Congratulations, #Princeton2024! 🐅Did you know? @PPPLab is a world-class fusion energy research laboratory managed by @P...
03/27/2020

Congratulations, #Princeton2024! 🐅Did you know? @PPPLab is a world-class fusion energy research laboratory managed by @Princeton for the U.S. Department of Energy @energy https://www.pppl.gov

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️@PPPLab leads project to produce first whole model of a fu...
03/25/2020

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️@PPPLab leads project to produce first whole model of a fusion plasma; the computer code developed on exascale supercomputers #exascale #supercomputers #fusionenergy go.usa.gov/xdmU7

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️PPPL expertise critical to the path-setting Wendelstein fu...
03/23/2020

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️PPPL expertise critical to the path-setting Wendelstein fusion device in Germany #stellarator go.usa.gov/xdmU7

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️ Steve Cowley becomes seventh director of PPPL. World-reno...
03/19/2020

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️ Steve Cowley becomes seventh director of PPPL. World-renowned fusion physicist ran the UK Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, knighted by Queen Elizabeth #fusionenergy go.usa.gov/xdmU7

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️New supercomputer advances PPPL fusion research - access t...
03/16/2020

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️New supercomputer advances PPPL fusion research - access to @Princeton's Traverse supercomputer speeds the pace of PPPL research #supercomputer go.usa.gov/xdmU7

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️Elegant model for predicting the magnitude of a key fusion...
03/09/2020

A Decade of Fusion, Astrophysics and Nanotechnology at PPPL ✴️Elegant model for predicting the magnitude of a key fusion challenge #tokamaks #fusionenergy go.usa.gov/xdmU7

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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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Monday 08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00

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(609) 243-2000

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