Patrick Kim was named one of three students from the University of Maryland who was awarded a 2022 Goldwater Scholarship. Patrick has been conducting research on fusion in IREAP working with Prof. Bill Dorland. His work has been presented at the APS meetings and has also been published in the Journal of Plasma Physics. Please check the link to the news article about the winners of the Goldwater Scholarship: https://today.umd.edu/three-terps-named-2022-gikdwater-scholars.
1. P. Kim, R. Jorge, and W. Dorland, The on-axis magnetic well and Mercier's criterion for arbitrary stellarator geometries, J. Plasma Phys. 87 , 905870231 (2021). doi: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022377821000465.