Professor of Astrophysical Science, former director of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton University

Stewart Prager was the sixth director of PPPL. He joined the Laboratory in 2009 after a long career at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. At Wisconsin, he led research on the “Madison Symmetric Torus” (MST) experiment and headed a center that studied plasmas in both the laboratory and the cosmos.

Experience

  • –present
    Director, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton University