News & events


Events happening at Culham Centre for Fusion Energy and other meetings of interest.

Culham Energy Seminar

The Culham Energy Seminar is a series of monthly talks by experts in energy, with the objective of providing a broader view of the energy challenges that we face – both technological and socio-economic.  This seminar is primarily aimed at staff and tenants on the Culham site and is held in the John Adams Lecture Theatre.

More information on the Culham Energy Seminar

Culham Summer School

56th Culham Plasma Physics Summer School

Dates: 22 July – 2 August 2019

Location: Culham Science Centre

Contact details: Mr Andrew Wise
Tel: +44 (0)1235 465366

The Summer School is intended to give the students an introduction to the fundamentals of plasma physics together with an appreciation of how these are related to applications such as Magnetic Confinement Fusion, Laser Plasma and Inertial Confinement Fusion, Low Temperature Plasma and Astrophysical Plasmas. Specific topics in these fields are also treated in depth.

“Industrialisation of Fusion” supplier engagement event

Delivered by Ind-Ex

Culham Science Centre

Date: 2 October 2019

This specialist exhibition will highlight the advanced technologies that will drive value, innovation and efficiencies in the UK’s expanding fusion research programme at the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA). MAST Upgrade, STEP, ITER and EUROfusion projects – all under one roof and in the space of just one day!

The event will provide selected suppliers with a powerful and focused platform on which to engage informally with key UKAEA decision makers, enabling them to identify and discuss valuable long term opportunities.  

In addition the event will provide the unique facility for suppliers to meet procurement specialists from UKAEA and their leading framework partners – on a one-to-one basis – to highlight their unique capabilities. 

Contact: Kathryn Belcher
Business Development Administrator
UK Atomic Energy Authority
Tel 01235 466385

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