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This is the home page of the Plasma Physics Division of the European Physical Society.


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The call for nominations for the 2022 EPS Plasma Physics Division “Alfvén Prize” is open. Deadline is Nov. 15th, 2021. More informations are found here.

The call for nominations for the 2022 EPS Plasma Physics Division “PhD Research Awards” is open. Deadline is Dec. 3rd, 2021. More informations here.

The call for nominations for the 2022 EPS Plasma Physics “Innovation Prize” is open. Deadline is Feb. 1st, 2022. More information is found here.

Deadline for the 2022 Landau-Spitzer Award call for nominations: April 1, 2022. More information here.


The 48th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics will be held in Maastricht (Netherlands), from June 27 to July 1, 2022. More information on the conference website.


BP&IF conference announcements here


Implementation guidance on the Plan S principles released on November 27, 2018.
More information on the cOAlition S webpage.


Mentoring scheme for Women in Physics: for more information, click here.


JET plasmaLULI2000 laser hall


Objectives of the Plasma Physics Division

  • to unite European scientists interested in the physics of fully and partially ionized gases
  • to promote research and teaching in plasma physics and its applications, to facilitate research collaboration and to represent European physicists outside Europe
  • to coordinate activities with the other physical societies, such as the American Physical Society and the Physical Society of Japan
  • to collaborate on the Editorial Board of Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion.

The Plasma Physics Division is responsible for the annual EPS Conference on Plasma Physics and for granting several Awards.


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