The Swarthmore Spheromak Experiment

A Turbulence and Plasma Astrophysics Laboratory

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In 2014, the Swarthmore Spheromak Experiment celebrated its 20th of year of research in plasma physics. Professor Brown has led a team of over forty undergraduates and three postdoctoral researchers in cutting edge laboratory research of astrophysical phenomena including magnetic reconnection and MHD turbulence.