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

'Engineering Big Science' Exhibition

Wednesday 12 September 2018, Culham Science Centre

Industrial exhibition featuring specialist Big Science engineering suppliers who can actively support and advance the activities at Culham. Aims to showcase the bridge between science and engineering technologies, and consequently engage face to face with the scientific community on-site in this one-day all-encompassing event.

This year's 'Engineering Big Science' exhibition at Culham is forecast to be the biggest and best yet, with innovations from suppliers across Europe.

The event package means that exhibitors automatically qualify for ‘One to One’ Interviews with procurement specialists from Senior Tier Organisations who are heavily embedded within site operations, to enable you to fully explain how your organisation’s capabilities can be part of CCFE's journey.

Enquiries are now being taken from suppliers wishing to participate in this event; please contact  or call 01253 732577.

Culham Summer School

55th Culham Plasma Physics Summer School

Dates: 16-27 July 2018

Location: Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 3DB, UK

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.