HAKIM, Ammar

Associate Research Physicist, PPPL


  • email : ahakim at  


  • Ph. D. University of Washington, Seattle, 2006
Research Appointments 
  • Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, 2012-present
  • Tech-X Corporation, Boulder Colorado, 2006-2012
  • University of Washington, Seattle, 2001-2006
Research Interests
  • My primary responsibility at Princeton is to develop algorithms for the solution of gyrokinetic equations for tokamak edge simulations. I am also working on understanding the basic formulation of gyrokinetic theory.