On 16 July 2009 Tony Donné was appointed Head of the Research Unit of the Dutch Fusion Association (Association Euratom FOM), replacing Niek Lopes-Cardozo. As of 2006, Tony Donné has been deputy head of the fusion research department of FOM Rijnhuizen. He looks back on a long history of working on Diagnostics for ITER and he is chairing the EFDA Topical Group on diagnostics.

At the end of June 2009, Professor Kyriakos Hizanidis was elected as Head of Research Unit of the Association EURATOM-Hellenic Republic. Kyriakos Hizandis’ research activities cover plasma physics and thermonuclear fusion as well as photonics. He is a national representative of the Hellenic Republic at CCE-FU. He was the Associate Head of the Association in the last two years.

For more information on Tony Donné and Kyriakos Hizandis, please visit the EFDA web page.