„I can also say that for example a long distance runner is running long distances because he or she is a long distance runner, we are high-tech engineers so we are doing high-tech engineering. This is so simple.” Said Gábor Veres, the Head of Plasma Physics Department, Wigner RCP. He is very proud of our engineers who are working on the World’s largest fusion experiment […]
Fusion energy production is an old dream of mankind, the developments of a fusion power plant have been long underway. Countries including more than half of the world population have joined to create ITER, the biggest research project on Earth. The members are China, the EU, India, Japan, South-Korea, Russia, the USA. Download from here. Fusion is a nuclear reaction in which two light nuclei […]
An enthusiastic artist created an ITER segment made by LEGO. If he can get enough support, LEGO ITER can be on shop’s selfs. Please support this great initiative, so this toy can be under the tree next Christmas. http://lego.cuusoo.com/ideas/view/55049
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The European Domestic Agency has signed its first Framework Partnership Agreement (FPA) for the design of diagnostic components. Amounting to EUR 3.7 million, and covering a period of up to four years, the FPA has been awarded to a consortium consisting of three laboratories from the Hungarian fusion association: Wigner RCP (formerly KFKI RMKI); MTA EK (formerly KFKI AEKI); and the Budapest University of Technology […]