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Adam Burrows

Professor of Astrophysical Sciences

Director, Program in Planets and Life

Location: 105 Peyton Hall
Phone Number: 609-258-3590
Email Address: burrows@astro.princeton.edu

Research Description:

General energy studies; fission and fusion; climate change; battery technology; policy

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Alexander Glaser

Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School

Location: 202 221 Nassau St.
Phone Number: 609-258-5692
Email Address: aglaser@princeton.edu

Research Description:

Nuclear power (fission/fusion); nuclear fuel cycle/nonproliferation; neutronics calculations for new systems (e.g. small modular reactors; safeguards and verification; energy policy)

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Robert Goldston

Professor of Astrophysical Sciences

Location: MS41 C-Site B319 PPL
Phone Number: 609-243-3550
Email Address: rjg@princeton.edu

Research Description:

Experimental plasma physics, plasma heating and transport for fusion energy. Edge power handling. Fusion reactor and power plant designs, including tokamak, spherical torus, and stellarator configurations. Socio-economic aspects of nuclear energy, particularly nuclear proliferation risks

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Frank N. Von Hippel

Professor of Public and International Affairs, Emeritus, Woodrow Wilson School

Location: 209 221 Nassau St.
Phone Number: 609-258-4695
Email Address: fvhippel@princeton.edu

Research Description:

Nuclear nonproliferation, including security aspects of nuclear energy programs. Technical and institutional dimensions of proliferation risks associated with the use of nuclear power on a broader global scale and strategies for minimizing those risks

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