William Daughton

  • Program Years: 1992-1996
  • Academic Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Plasma Physics
  • Academic Advisor: Bruno Coppi
  • Practicum(s):
    Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (1993)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997
    M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Wyoming, 1992
    B.S. Mechanical Engineering and Physics, University of Wyoming, 1991

Current Status

  • Status: Staff Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Research Area: Plasma Physics
  • Personal URL: https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=WoLKVjcAAAAJ
  • Contact Information: daughton@lanl.gov
  • Publications

    Thesis: "Transport Processes in Well Confined High Temperature Plasmas and Collective Modes in their Partially Ionized Edge Region"

    See Google Scholar Profile.


    NSF Career Award, 2005-2008
    APS Fellow, 2010