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MAST Upgrade starts up its first plasma

Created by Gieljan de Vries | last updated: 10/29/2020 | HighlightsRSS-feed
On 29 October UKAEA produced first plasma in their new fusion device MAST Upgrade. We look at how European researchers contributed and what MAST-U...
Neutral Beam Test Facility building in Padua, Italy

EUROfusion joins Neutral Beam Test Facility

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A new Cooperation Agreement allows EUROfusion researchers to join work on ITER's largest heating system

ITER Magnets

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The fascination of fusion and the power of international team work - interview with Alessandro Bonito-Oliva

Wall Material for Fusion Reactor Survives Hellish Conditions

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EUROfusion consortium member DIFFER has shared some exciting news! Their linear device Magnum PSI has broken some new ground again! Read on!
Diffusion of defects in tungsten

Unfreezable Defects

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New study reveals ground-breaking insights into neutron damage on superconducting magnets.

Long Read: Open Science - Part 2

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In part 2 we look at the people creating solutions for open science for EUROfusion.

JET researchers find ‘win-win’ scenario

Created by Richard Woodall | last updated: 05/15/2020 | Highlights
A vital discovery on how to force the extreme heatload away from a fusion reactor’s exhaust system while maintaining high performance has been...

Collective responsibility

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Only through unified action and following regulations can the society can get back on its feet quickly.
Tony Donné

My reasons why

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Tony Donné talks about why he believes in EUROfusion.

At the Plasma Edge

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Fusion Writer Michael Griener looks at the importance of the plasma edge.

Imaging Plasma Simulations

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Siobhan Smith takes pictures of simulated plasmas - essentially photographing code.

Press Start

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José Vicente writes that civic force may play an important role in the economics and importance of fusion on the global energy system.
Tony Donné, EUROfusion Programme Manager

Third term for Tony Donné

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The EUROfusion General Assembly has unanimously decided to ask Tony Donné to continue as Programme Manager of EUROfusion.

The Close-Up of Remote Solutions

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Fanny Fouin, Senior Mechanical Engineer on ITER’s giant DRHS robot, discusses diversity, creative problem solving and collaboration on the...

Surviving the Maelstrom inside ITER

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Welcome to the challenge faced by the designers for ITER, an international effort to create a proof-of-principle nuclear fusion reactor.