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Chitra Srinivasan

Culham engineer in 2020 Top 50 Women in Engineering awards

Fusion engineer Chitra Srinivasan has been named in the UK’s Top 50 Women in Engineering for 2020. Chitra, who is a Control & Software Engineer for the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) at Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, says she…
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Fusion tech could slash charging time for electric cars

The time spent re-charging an electric vehicle could be cut by more than two-thirds thanks to fusion-related technology developed by former Culham PhD student Dr Jack Nicholas. Jack – who worked on the concept of removing intense heat from a…
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Coronavirus measures at CCFE

In line with current guidance from UK Government, CCFE and the UK Atomic Energy Authority have now resumed work on some key projects, which need to progress to enable us to meet important deadlines. Staff working on these projects are…
Professor Howard Wilson

The next STEP to fusion: Interview with Professor Howard Wilson

The STEP (Spherical Tokamak for Energy Production) programme, announced in October 2019, is an exciting £220M venture to design a viable fusion power station, which could be operational by 2040. STEP Programme Director Professor Howard Wilson tells us more about…

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