Established in 1959, the objective of DPP is the advancement and dissemination of the knowledge, understanding, and applications of plasmas—assemblages of charged particles of natural and laboratory origin. Plasma research encompasses the study of the fundamental interactions of particles and light in plasmas, the study of astrophysical plasmas from planetary cores to stars, new theoretical and computational techniques to describe plasmas, and the practical application of plasmas for energy, manufacturing, medicine, agriculture, and national security. Research in pursuit of controlled nuclear fusion holds the promise of providing limitless, clean, sustainable energy to the world.
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To DPP membership: This is an update from DPP leadership on the status of DPP 2021 in Pittsburgh at the David Lawrence Convention Center DLCC . As of now (10 weeks from the meeting week), our plan ...
To DPP members, an announcement from GEC. Based on current circumstances due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Gaseous Electronics ...
To DPP membership:
This is an update from DPP leadership on the status of DPP 2021 in Pittsburgh at the David Lawrence ...
Here's an excellent video, done by undergraduate student Denisse Cordova Carrizales, on magnetic confinement fusion and the ...
There are now 27 plasma related jobs in a variety of areas now listed at ORNL. Please share this information with your students ...
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