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September 15, 2021

Summer interns working for PPPL did hands-on research from their computers in their bedrooms or on their dining room tables all over the U.S.

September 14, 2021

Classes were back in (virtual) session at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory’s (PPPL) Graduate Summer School (GSS) where graduate students from around the globe showcased their research and attended lectures given by PPPL physicists and guest instructors that exposed them to topics related t

August 2, 2021

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) and Community College Internships (CCI) students at the U.S.

July 30, 2021

Elizabeth Paul, a path-setting physicist and Presidential Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Princeton University, has won the prestigious and highly competitive 2021 Marshall N. Rosenbluth Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award.

July 22, 2021

After 47 years as a path-setting theoretical physicist at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL), Roscoe White retired on June 1, 2021, only one might never know it.

July 19, 2021

Ever since Victor Flores was 5 and moved to the U.S. from Mexico, he has been crazy about science. First, he was passionate about astronomy and then he figured out that astronomy was really based on physics.

July 15, 2021

Plasma physicist Felix Parra Diaz, a distinguished scientist and Oxford University professor who has studied, taught and won high honors on both sides of the Atlantic, has been named head of the Theory Department at the U.S.

June 25, 2021

The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory’s first two GEM fellows do not come to the Laboratory from graduate programs in plasma physics as one might expect. Promise Adebayo-Ige is working toward a Ph.D.

June 16, 2021

Margarita Cejudo Arita, a junior at New Brunswick High School, would like to study engineering in college but she’s not sure what kind of engineering to focus on.

June 14, 2021

When Amitava Bhattacharjee returned to his academic roots to head the Theory Department at the U.S.


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