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Welcome to Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, the UK's national fusion research laboratory
Nuclear fusion, the process that powers the Sun, can play a big part in our carbon-free energy future. Culham is one of the world's leading fusion research laboratories. Our scientists and engineers are working with partners around the globe to develop fusion as a new source of cleaner energy for tomorrow's power stations.
Focus on...MAST Upgrade - the UK's new fusion experiment
Coming in 2017 at Culham:
The Mega Amp Spherical Tokamak (MAST) facility at Culham Centre for Fusion Energy is undergoing a major upgrade that will enhance the UK's role in international fusion research.
MAST Upgrade will advance the spherical tokamak fusion design, aid preparations for the ITER project and test systems for the fusion reactors of the future.
Find out more, get the latest project news and see photographs and videos of the upgrade work. >> MAST Upgrade web pages