Maintenance completed, pump down has commenced on a “cleaner than expected” JET torus.
It’s a tricky process making sure you are measuring your fusion power correctly.
A BBC film crew took over the JET experiment for a day, so they could film from some unusual vantage points.
Students were thrilled to meet the professionals from the Remote Handling group during a practice session at JET.
While others caroused during the Christmas – New Year break, the Shift Techs and Incident Response Officers were on duty 24 hours a day.
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 inside JET has demonstrated the suitability of materials for the […]