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MAST Upgrade’s big move - 26/05/2016
The main body of the UK’s new fusion device has been lifted into place – all 41 tonnes of it.
Culham in the running for Apprentice Team of the Year - 25/05/2016
A team of Culham apprentices has reached the national final of the Brathay Apprentice Challenge.
Science Minister signals a new era for Culham - 23/05/2016
Universities and Science Minister Jo Johnson MP opened two new Culham research facilities on 23 May.
YouTube films reveal a new side to fusion - 17/05/2016
YouTube film-maker Tom Scott looks at the quirkier side of fusion research in two new videos at JET.
Five in a row for safety at Culham - 13/05/2016
CCFE's parent organisation, UKAEA, has won the RoSPA Gold Medal for the fifth consecutive year.
Culham apprentices rewarded for excellence - 10/05/2016
A quartet of Culham apprentices were among the winners at the recent 2016 Engineering Trust awards.
Special fusion edition of Nature Physics - 05/05/2016
Three CCFE authors are among the contributors to a new fusion-themed issue of Nature Physics.
WEST learn from the best - 29/04/2016
A team from France’s new fusion project WEST visited JET to get expert advice from CCFE engineers.
Independent review backs ‘world class’ UK fusion programme - 13/04/2016
An EPSRC-commissioned review of UK nuclear fission and fusion research has recently been published.
Culham advertising for a new CEO - 08/04/2016
Applications are invited for the CEO position at the UK Atomic Energy Authority, CCFE's parent body.
National award for fusion film - 08/04/2016
A video featuring a young CCFE engineer has won a prize at the Bristol Science Film Festival.
Working together for the best DEMO design - 06/04/2016
A Culham-led team is bringing together experts to develop design criteria for the DEMO power plant.