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March 16, 2018

Birds do it and so do doughnut-shaped fusion facilities called “tokamaks.” But tokamak chirping— a rapidly changing frequency wave that can be far above what the human ear can detect — is hardly welcome to researchers who seek to bring the fusion that powers the sun and stars to Earth.

March 15, 2018

First plasma marks completion of construction of FLARE

March 12, 2018

A key challenge in fusion research is maintaining the stability of the hot, charged plasma that fuels fusion reactions inside doughnut-shaped facilities called “tokamaks.” Physicists at the U.S.

March 6, 2018

Recent findings at PPPL could advance improved manufacturing of nanoparticles in a variety of industries.

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