Image: FuseNet

First diploma of the 2-year Master in Fusion Science and Technology at TU/e

Monday 25th of August 2014 saw the award of the very first diploma of the new MSc programme Science and Technology of Nuclear Fusion, at the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), the Netherlands.

JET operation secured until 2018

After months of preparation, the European Commission and the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy signed the operation contract for Europe’s largest fusion experiment.



New Programme Manager for European fusion research

On April 23 the General Assembly of European Fusion Research Units appointed Tony Donné as Programme Manager for the consortium EUROfusion, which is currently being set up.

Multi-probe array to measure plasma turbulence in 3D (Photo: Gregor Birkenmeier, IPP)

IPP scientist honoured for fundamental contribution to plasma turbulence research

An award-winning measuring instrument

How to operate a tokamak

The new app ‘Operation Tokamak’ invites gamers to have a go at realising fusion power.

Programme Manager position open

Find more details in our career’s section.

roadmap illustration

Roadmap turns reality

2014 vigorously starts with the implementation of the European roadmap to the realisation of fusion electricity.

Despite Budget cuts fusion funding secured

Last month European Fusion researchers received good news from Brussels. After months of negotiations between the European Parliament and the European Commission the research and innovation budget was agreed on.

All the FuseNet students with their certificates and FuseNet organisers.

Fusion students get their reward …

The first students were awarded their FuseNet European Fusion Master’s / Doctorate on Sep 26

Banana orbits in a tokamak

From doughnuts to bananas

Fusion physicists have taken the lead from Andy Warhol and elevated the banana to iconic status.