Plasma Science Coalition
The American Physical Society supports the educational and outreach
efforts of the Coalition
for Plasma Science (CPS), a group of institutions, organizations,
and companies joining resources to increase awareness and understanding
of plasma science and its many applications and benefits for society.
portion of the CPS website includes:
Teacher's Guide to Plasma Science on the Web is your entryway
to information about plasmas. Designed by teachers for teachers.
- Plasmas are Everywhere is a flyer that illustrates how plasmas,
surround us and affect our lives. From fluorescent lights to nuclear
fusion ‚ you and your students will find this flyer entertaining as
well as educational.
- ABOUT PLASMAS is a series of two-page descriptions written for the
nonscientist about specific plasma phenomenon or applications. From
earth biology to space sciences, plasmas can have a part. Be informed.
- The CPS Plasma Page is a compilation of recent plasma news.
- EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES archives events aimed at increasing public
awareness of plasma science and applications. Capitol Hill luncheons,
receptions, and exhibits highlight this portion of the CPS site.
We invite you to visit the CPS site to learn more about the fascinating
science and applications of plasmas.