Dr Fidel Castro Diaz BalartDr Fidel Castro Diaz Balart, the Scientific Adviser to the President of the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba visited JET, as part of his visit to the UK with the aim of identifying ways in which to enhance UK/Cuban cooperation in scientific development.

Dr Fidel Castro Diaz Balart showed a great interest in fusion research and asked specific questions related to the ITER scientific programme and the timescale for the demonstration of fusion energy.