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ITER: A feeling of awe and anticipation

December 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

As dusk settles on the ITER worksite, the second shift is only half way through its workday. Lights turn on, illuminating a spectacular scene teeming with activity. To the [...]

ITER: The Matrix, rigid and fluid

December 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

A fast-growing array of structures and buildings has been emerging across the ITER worksite platform under the control and supervision of the European Domestic Agency. [...]

The ITER Tokamak Complex rises

September 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

The impressive complex consisting of the Tokamak, Diagnostics and Tritium buildings is rising fast. The construction and reinforcement works of the floors, walls and ceilings [...]

Counting neutrons to measure fusion power

June 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

They may be small, but they have a big role to play in ITER. Pencil-sized micro fission chambers will be located close to the plasma to “count” neutrons during [...]

First machine components reach ITER

December 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

SAINT-PAUL-LEZ-DURANCE, France (22 December 2015). In December, the first 12 segments of the massive ITER cryostat were delivered to the ITER site in France. The cryostat, [...]
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