Visitor Information


Registration

There are no registration fees for the meeting, but researchers from other institutions must pre-register to participate.

Participants from other institutions who are US citizens should send their names and affiliations to Joanne Savino (jsavino@pppl.gov) to register.

Non-US citizens will need to submit a PPPL Foreign Visitor Form in advance of the meeting and should email Joanne Savino (jsavino@pppl.gov) as soon as possible.

NOTE:  If you e-mail a recent photo of yourself (such as a passport photo or "selfie", i.e. NOT an ID) to Joanne Savino (jsavino@pppl.gov) prior to the Forum, PPPL can provide a multi-day visitor badge to expedite your entry into PPPL each morning.

Deadline for submitting self-photos: 12PM Eastern, Friday, February 20, 2015.


Entrance Procedures for PPPL

Upon arrival at PPPL, adult visitors must show a government-issued photo I.D. -- for example, a passport or a driver's license. Non-U.S. citizens must show a government-issued photo I.D., plus provide the following information: citizenship, date of birth, and place of birth.

REMINDER: Non-US citizens will need to submit a PPPL Foreign Visitor Form in advance of the meeting and should email Joanne Savino (jsavino@pppl.gov) as soon as possible.

For the welfare of both our staff and visitors, PPPL security staff retain the right to inspect vehicles and personal packages, such as briefcases, satchels, book bags, and purses.

Lodging

Suggested hotels within the surrounding area of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory include:
  • Holiday Inn, 100 Independence Way, 609-520-1200, 800-465-4329
  • Radisson Hotel Princeton, 4355 U.S. Route 1 and Ridge Road, 609-452-2400, 800-333-3333
  • Courtyard by Marriot, U.S. Route 1 and Mapleton Road, 609-716-9100, 800-321-2211
For a complete list of hotels in the area, please click here.

Instructions for Driving to PPPL
  • GPS location: 100 Stellarator Road, Princeton, NJ, 08540

The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) is located two miles north of Princeton University's main campus on U.S. Route #1 at the Forrestal Exit in Plainsboro. Below are general driving instructions.

Exiting Route #1 at Forrestal Campus/Sayre Drive:

Traveling south: Take the Forrestal Campus/Sayre Drive Exit. At the stop sign at the end of the exit ramp make a left-hand turn (be very careful). Go under the overpass, and make a left-hand turn on to Stellarator Road and follow it for about a mile until you come to the manned entrance booth. The security person will direct you from there.

Traveling north: Take the Forrestal Campus/Sayre Drive Exit. At the stop sign go straight. Be sure to watch for traffic on your left. Follow Stellarator Road for about a mile until you come to the manned entrance booth. The security person will direct you from there.

Additional Instructions for Traveling to PPPL.