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'A bet became unavoidable'

Highlights Member or PartnerEUROfusion
How JET's new fusion energy record settled a 34-year old wager with PPPL.

EU-DEMO's state of the art

last updated: 07/04/2022 EUROfusion
A special issue of the scientific journal Fusion Engineering & Design presents the state of the art in designing Europe's demonstration fusion power...

Starting power plant design

last updated: 06/28/2022 EUROfusion
The Horizon EUROfusion event on 5 July presents past and future fusion research highlights.

Robotic snake solves fusion energy pipework challenge

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A new laser-welding ‘robotic snake’ developed by the UK Atomic Energy Authority has demonstrated its capability to operate inside of fusion energy...
Fish-eye view inside the Swiss fusion device TCV

Breaking a law of fusion

EUROfusion
Future devices may be able to reach a higher fuel density - and energy performance - than was predicted before.

ITER Organization searching for a new Director-General

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The ITER parties have published a Solicitation Announcement for the position of Director-General of the ITER Organization.

Remembering ITER's Bernard Bigot

EUROfusion
Dr Bernard Bigot, Director-General of the worldwide fusion research project ITER, passed away on 14 May 2022 due to illness.

ITER achieves big vacuum vessel lift

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ITER has lifted the first 1,380 tonne section of its plasma chamber.

EUROfusion condemns war in Ukraine and initiates measures

EUROfusion
Following European Commission guidelines, EUROfusion implements restrictive measures and sanctions against organisations in Russia and Belarus.

F4E Technology Transfer Day

Created by Nicolas Louee | Highlights Member or PartnerPartner News
an online event to innovate and find new collaboration opportunities around fusion technologies on 7th April 2022

Technology Transfer Award 2022

Created by Nicolas Louee | Highlights Member or PartnerPartner News
A contest to reward the commercial use of fusion technologies in non-fusion markets.

Support for our Ukrainian colleagues

EUROfusion
Our thoughts are with all our Ukrainian colleagues at this difficult time.

EPFL and DeepMind use AI to control plasmas for nuclear fusion

Created by Florent Hiard | Highlights Member or PartnerMember News
Scientists at EPFL’s Swiss Plasma Center and DeepMind have jointly developed a new method for controlling plasma configurations for use in nuclear...

Tritium campaign prepares JET for the real deal

Created by Bruno van Wayenburg for EUROfusion | DT2EUROfusionJet
Dedicated experiments with the rare hydrogen isotope tritium prepared JET for the first campaign in decades with the fuel mix for future fusion power...

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

EUROfusion
On 11 February 2022, EUROfusion, as a member of EIROforum, celebrates the International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

Transferring fusion knowledge across generations

Created by Bruno van Wayenburg for EUROfusion | DT2EUROfusionJet
Fusion scientists talk about sharing their insights at the JET tokamak with future generations of researchers.

European researchers achieve fusion energy record

DT2EUROfusion
Record-breaking 59 megajoules of sustained fusion energy demonstrates potential of fusion

Making JET a technology test facility for ITER

Created by Bruno van Wayenburg for EUROfusion | DT2EUROfusionJet
Major improvements have made the European fusion device JET an ideal technology test platform for ITER.

“I have heard that with fusion we can have our own stars”

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– a physical mock-up of EU DEMO tokamak in exhibition at CAE Conference 2021

EUROfusion signs Horizon Europe Grant Agreement

EUROfusion
The EUROfusion consortium starts its new, comprehensive approach to developing fusion energy.