The first students were awarded their FuseNet European Fusion Master’s / Doctorate on Sep 26
Scientists at JET, the world’s largest fusion energy research facility, have been deliberately melting parts of their own machine as they test materials for the fusion reactors of the future. These apparent acts of scientific vandalism are actually courageous experiments which have yielded valuable information for ITER.
Sprinkled amongst the ions in a fusion plasma, electrons are small but significant.
Czech students have access to not just one model tokamak to learn about fusion. Not even two…
Welcome Croatia, who joined the EU – and Europe’s fusion program – on July 1st.
EFDA welcomes Timm Piper, prizewinner in the EU contest for Young Scientists.
Two days of celebrations took us from JET’s first pulse – a tiny blip on an oscilloscope – to its current role as the biggest tokamak in the world.
Phil Morgan recalls how the torus assumed a crazy angle during the first plasma… Filmed at the time of the 25th anniversary in 2008
Japanese ceramics have a long history of elegance – now they are providing an elegant solution to tritium containment.
“Gap“ was a much-used word in a talk given by G.S. Lee on February 18 at EFDA in Garching, Germany. Lee, who had already helped establishing the South-Korean fusion programme, leads the country’s activities towards a demonstration fusion reactor DEMO.