Fusion Around the World
Nuclear physicist Anatoly Krasilnikov, director of Russia's ITER Project Center, tells the RIA Novosti news agency about Russia's key role in the project.
The ITER project in November 2017 has reached a significant milestone: the completion of 50 percent of the total construction work scope through First Plasma.
Solar panels and wind turbines have been around for decades, but in order to meet the growing need for emission-free power, scientists and engineers are turning their attention to nuclear fusion.
Laban Coblentz, Head of Communication, ITER, gives an absorbing insight into all things fusion and future fusion energy
Both the mission and physics of ITER can be reduced to a single letter: Q. To understand the Q of ITER is to understand its most essential operating parameter as well as the raison d'être of the ITER Project.
A new documentary called “Let There Be Light” explains the history and promise of fusion, and offers first hand accounts of fusion’s technical, financial and political challenges.
Fresh from the offices of the Design & Construction Integration Division, this cutaway drawing peels back the walls to reveal the interior layout of the ITER Tokamak Complex.
The load that was delivered on Thursday 5 October contained the first shipment directly connected to one of the most spectacular of all ITER components—the 1,000-tonne central solenoid, a pillar-like magnet standing 18 metres tall at the very core of the machine.
A star performer producing fission-free plasma power.
In a major milestone for the ITER magnet procurement program China has successfully completed the first manufactured component of the feeder package: the cryostat feedthrough for poloidal field coil #4.
The Plasma Science and Fusion Center explores a new recipe for heating plasma.
One of the most visual elements of the ITER construction site is the bioshield of the Tokamak complex, where the ITER machine will be located.
Giant magnets used for nuclear fusion weigh almost as much as 747 jet plane.
Produces 100 second steady state high performance plasma.
Can you believe they are trying to build a Sun on Earth?
We will have to wait until the second half of the century for fusion reactors to start generating electricity, experts have announced.
Italian scientists eager to go it alone on experiment to tackle ‘waste heat’ problem.
The Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics (BINP) located near Novosibirsk is the largest institute in the Russian Academy of Sciences and a world-renowned centre of excellence for particle and plasma physics.
Government pledges to meet its fair share of funding for the JET project until the end of 2020.
The fusion world directed its applause to the east earlier this month as the Kazakh tokamak KTM started operations with a first plasma discharge.
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