Astrophysics, Fusion and Plasma Physics

Plasma physics is the study of charged particles and fluids interacting with self-consistent electric and magnetic fields. It is a basic research discipline that has many different areas of application — space and astrophysics, controlled fusion, accelerator physics and beam storage.

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The faculty researchers in this area exemplify the collaborative nature of the work done at Cornell Engineering.

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