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Cornell University

Laboratory of Plasma Studies

Understanding characteristics of plasmas, from microscopic to macroscopic scales

LPS becomes part of the Inertial Fusion Science and Technology Hub (RISE)

The Laboratory of Plasma Studies at Cornell University, directed by AEP professor Gennady Shvets, has joined the Inertial Fusion Science and Technology Hub, a multi-institutional consortium to advance inertial fusion energy as a power source led by Colorado State University. A $16 million grant from the US. Department of Energy will fund the hub for four years. Read about this new consortium in the Cornell Chronicle.