Ben Zhu

Research Scientist
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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

Ben Zhu is a theoretical and computational physicist with general interests in fusion and laboratory plasmas. His current research topics include fluid and kinetic theories; basic plasma instabilities; turbulence, transport, and disruption processes in the magnetic confined fusion devices; machine learning applications in plasma physics; and high performance computing


Ph.D.; Dartmouth College; Physics; 2017
M.S.; University of California, Davis; Applied Science; 2009
B.S.; University of Science and Technology of China; Applied Physics; 2008