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.

10/05/2018Toby Peters (Birmingham Energy Institute)

More information on the Culham Energy Seminar

Nu-Tech Science & Technology Exhibition


Industrial exhibition of hi-tech companies and suppliers to the nuclear industry.

Location: Culham Science Centre

For the 17th year we welcome back the ‘Science & Technology Solutions’ exhibition aimed at promoting technology transfer, innovation and supplier engagement to scientists, engineers, technologists, managers and other specialists based on the Culham site. With more than 50 exhibitors expected, the 2018 event will be an invaluable opportunity for Tier 1, 2, 3 and SME companies to liaise directly with staff from CCFE and the many tenant companies located at Culham Science Centre, to engage with each other for commercial benefit. 

At competitive rates to exhibit, this event is a highly cost-effective way of bringing your products and expertise in front of those who are actively seeking solutions. 

Enquiries are now being taken from suppliers wishing to participate in this event; please contact

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.