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The UK's new
fusion device
MAST-U
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Europe's flagship
research facility
JET
ITER
The next step
towards fusion power
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05/02/2016: Big impact from a 'Small Punch'

UKAEA’s Technology Department has a new arrival - a novel mechanical testing system called ‘MeT1’.... Read more.

05/02/2016: Big impact from a 'Small Punch'

UKAEA’s Technology Department has a new arrival - a novel mechanical testing system called ‘MeT1’.... Read more.

28/01/2016: Painting it black

MAST Upgrade's vacuum vessel is getting a paint job to help the experiment produce top-quality data.... Read more.

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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...Career opportunities at RACE - Remote Applications in Challenging Environments


RACEWork at the UK's new centre of excellence for robotics and remote handling

The RACE (Remote Applications in Challenging Environments) facility at Culham is developing robotic technology for nuclear fusion and industrial applications from space to deep sea.

RACE is moving to a new purpose-built centre on the Culham site, and there are a range of exciting job opportunities for engineers to join the RACE team >>Go to the job vacancies page