EFDA leader congratulates the ITER-Like Wall project team for the parent of all upgrades.
The pressure inside JET is 50 milllion times less than the atmosphere around us.
A new imaging system to monitor the plasma inside JET will give scientists much greater ability to control the experiment.
The scientists are back in Culham. Last Friday the first experiments started at JET.
After an 18-month shutdown to upgrade the machine and four months of commissioning, the Joint European Torus (JET), the world’s largest magnetic fusion device, is ready to start new experiments. The inside of the vessel now has a completely new wall. JET is the first fusion machine to test the […]
A fantastic result! Upgraded JET’s first plasma exceeds all expectations! Now, let the experiments begin…
Yesterday afternoon, the control room at the heart of JET was crowded and full of expectation. After an eighteen-month shutdown to upgrade the machine and four months of careful commissioning, the scientists were waiting so see the first plasma on the screen. The biggest part of this upgrade was to […]
We are all extremely pleased with the outcome and I wish to thank the Task Force Leaders, Task Force members and the Associations for the extraordinary amount and quality of the work they have done in preparation of the meeting. George Sips, organiser of the meeting The second General Planning […]
From 1-5 March, the “1st General Planning Meeting” was held at the JET. In total around 120 participants contributed in person or remotely to preparate the experimental programme in 2011 and beyond.