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Maeder Fellowship supports work to make fusion power a reality

Princeton graduate student Francisco Sáenz has won the Maeder Graduate Fellowship in Energy and the Environment for his research involving liquid metals and their applications to nuclear fusion.

Matt Haenni: An emergency responder finds a second career as an Emergency Service Unit officer at PPPL
May 19, 2023
“I love being an EMT. It is one of the greatest jobs in the world”

PPPL’s Emergency Service Unit officers do far more than provide security at PPPL. 

Each officer is a trained firefighter, emergency medical technician, and security officer and each is ready to respond to fires and medical emergencies at…

Claudia Bernhardt: An early career engineer finds her “dream job” at PPPL
May 11, 2023

Claudia Bernhardt is a mechanical engineer at PPPL who started out as a rotational engineer. She is co-chair of the Women in Engineering employee resource group. 

Princeton University awards plasma physics graduate student Suying Jin a highly selective honorific fellowship
May 5, 2023

Fellowship winner likes "to go after things that defy intuition." 

Career at PPPL
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