Jeff Lestz entered the PhD program at PPPL in 2013. He graduated with a B.S. in physics and math from the University of Washington in Seattle.
In his first two years, Jeff has been involved in research on energetic particle-driven instabilities with application to fusion plasmas, advised by Nikolai Gorelenkov and Elena Belova.
In the summer, Jeff captains the PPPL softball team, the Tokabats.