News & events


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

Culham Energy Seminar

(This seminar is primarily aimed at staff and tenants on the Culham site and is held in the John Adams Lecture Theatre.)

09/11/2017 – Reuben Holmes (Public Engagement R&D Team, NNL)
Title: Engaging the public on nuclear issues: A UK perspective

More information on the Culham Energy Seminar

Culham Summer School

55th Culham Plasma Physics Summer School

Dates: July 2018 (dates to be confirmed)

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.

'SME for Nuclear' Supplier Day

Date: 13 September 2017

Location: Culham Science Centre

This event will link new and innovative technologies from SMEs into the development of fusion energy and specifically the development of the ITER project.

The supplier day seeks to promote networking opportunities primarily for Tier 3 & 4 suppliers, to gain an understanding of the opportunities and to meet potential customers, be it Tier 1 & 2 contractors or fusion engineers/scientists from Culham.

Please contact for information.