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An actively cooled divertor for WEST
The WEST tokamak has just installed an actively cooled tungsten divertor as its main plasma-facing component
Artificial Intelligence helps nuclear fusion
Created by Gonçalo Figueira | Member News
Artificial intelligence helps tame instabilities in hot plasmas.
Fusion research in the Czech Republic: endings and beginnings
The COMPASS tokamak ends: the new era of fusion research begins in the Czech Republic
Wendelstein 7-X concept proves its efficiency
Part of the optimisation strategy experimentally confirmed / energy losses of the plasma reduced
Croatian support for the DONES project
last updated: 07/30/2021 Member News
DONES is the first ESFRI project in which Croatia plays a key role and the second most important device in a large international fusion energy...
Start-up of the new OLMAT facility
last updated: 07/29/2021 Member News
study of materials under extreme thermal loads
last updated: 07/28/2021 Partner News
The latest on integrated commissioning
New diagnostic will improve understanding of plasma in Super-X divertor region
A new, multi-wavelength imaging (MWI) camera diagnostic fitted on MAST Upgrade, will offer scientists a picture of the impact that the machine’s Super...
Dutch Magnum-PSI sees reduced plasma impact on reactor wall
Created by Anouck Vrouwe | Member News
Recent experiments have shown that the velocity of the plasma flux near the wall in Magnum-PSI is going down with increasing plasma density.
New MAST-U diagnostic based on DIFFER design
Created by Anouck Vrouwe | last updated: 07/22/2021 Member News
A new, multi-wavelength imaging (MWI) camera diagnostic fitted on tokamak MAST Upgrade
First Governing Council for promoting IFMIF-DONES in Granada
The Consortium for the promotion of IFMIF-DONES in Granada begins with the first meeting of its Governing Council.
A cooled exhaust for Wendelstein 7-X
Created by Dr Thomas Klinger | Member News
Thanks to a newly-installed actively-cooled exhaust, the German stellarator Wendelstein 7-X at IPP Greifswald will be able to maintain its fusion...
Spanish bid to host IFMIF-DONES in Granada
On June 9th, a consortium agreement was signed to promote the Spanish bid to host the international fusion materials research facility IFMIF-DONES in...
Science from the decommissioned experiment RFX-mod
Is it possible to obtain scientific data from a machine that has been disassembled since 2016? The team of the RFX Consortium believes so.
ITER Robots : la 10ème finale a eu lieu!
The final of the ITER Robots competition took place on June 15, in the gymnasium of the College of Puy Sainte Reparade. Check out this video summary!
Europe ready to prove the fabrication of Test Blanket Modules
ITER will provide a unique opportunity to test mock-ups of different breeding blanket concepts.
Interview Marco de Baar: a bumpy way up
Created by Mariette Huisjes | Member News
Marco de Baar always knew that he would eventually hold a senior position in research. But he never thought this would be possible at DIFFER, the...
Strong Culham participation at leading European fusion conference
Culham scientists will share their expert research at the 47th European Physical Society’s (EPS) Plasma Physics conference this week (June 21 – June...
Wendelstein 7-X upgrading for next experimental campaign
Created by Hans-Stephan Bosch | Member News
An upgrade to the optimized stellarator fusion experiment Wendelstein 7-X at IPP in Greifswald, Germany will make it possible to stretch plasma...