JET defies Covid to post a record-breaking year

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News from CCFE: JET defies Covid to post a record-breaking year

2020 Nuclear Fusion journal award to Prof. Christian Theiler

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News from the Swiss Plasma Center at EPFL

Expert panel approves next DEMO design phase

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From 19 to 25 November 2020, an independent expert panel reviewed EUROfusion's R&D and design work on DEMO, the future demonstration fusion power...

Hungarians to develop ITER protection system

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How can you quickly shut down runaway electrons in a fusion plasma? Shattering pellets of hydrogen ice may hold the answer.

Small but fierce: SPARC

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We talk to plasma physics expert professor Hartmut Zohm at the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics for his expert insight.

World Science Day for Peace and Development

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Tuesday 10 November is the UNESCO World Science Day for Peace and Development. As a member of the European science organisation EIROforum, EUROfusion...

MAST Upgrade starts up its first plasma

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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

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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...