This Special Issue of JPP, edited by Christopher Ham, contains commissioned papers from the winners of the Culham Thesis Prize. This Prize is awarded annually to a "candidate who has displayed excellence in the execution of the scientific method as witnessed by the award of Doctor of Philosophy in Plasma science from a UK or Irish university". The prize is sponsored by the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy in coordination with the IOP Plasma Physics group.
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