JET

Pump down begins

Maintenance completed, pump down has commenced on a “cleaner than expected” JET torus.

Neutron calibration completed

It’s a tricky process making sure you are measuring your fusion power correctly.

Amazing footage for BBC

A BBC film crew took over the JET experiment for a day, so they could film from some unusual vantage points.

Robots roam JET’s assembly hall

Students were thrilled to meet the professionals from the Remote Handling group during a practice session at JET.

The eyes and ears of JET

While others caroused during the Christmas – New Year break, the Shift Techs and Incident Response Officers were on duty 24 hours a day.

Happy New Year!

EFDA wishes all their colleagues and friends…

New JET results tick all the boxes for ITER

Latest results from the Joint European Torus (JET) fusion device are giving researchers increasing confidence in prospects for the next-generation ITER project, the international experiment that is expected to pave the way for commercial fusion power plants. Operation with a new lining insideĀ JETĀ has demonstrated the suitability of materials for the […]

900 seconds of stable plasma

JET experiments will help ITER achieve a plasma world record.

JET defrosts the freezer

Even summer chores can yield good data.

Piloting JET safely

Recent trials of heating scenarios at JET have inspired confidence in methods planned for ITER.

This work has been carried out within the framework of the EUROfusion Consortium and has received funding from the Euratom research and training programme 2014-2018 under grant agreement No 633053. The views and opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect those of the European Commission.

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