Gregory W. Hammett

Lecturer with the Rank of Professor
Phone: 
609-243-2495
Email Address: 
hammett@pppl.gov
Degrees: 

B.A., Physics, Harvard University, 1980

Ph.D., Astrophysical Sciences, Program in Plasma Physics, Princeton University, 1986

 

Research Interests

  • Computational and theoretical studies of plasma turbulence,
  • Kinetic effects on the magnetorotational instability in black hole accretion disks
  • Efficient algorithms for gyrokinetic simulations of plasma turbulence.

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow, American Physical Society, 1997

Teaching

  • AST 554 Irreversible Processes in Plasmas