News - Fusion

  • S4E3 – Routes to Ignition

    The concept of ignition in inertial confinement fusion is super important – we need to produce enough heat to ignite our fuel and get lots of fusion reactions (and therefore...

  • Fusion Energy at COP26

    Aneeqa Khan, member of the Fusion CDT management board, took part in a panel discussion at COP26 alongside UKAEA and other organisations. See below for the UKAEA press release on...

  • Science X Outreach event in Manchester

    ScienceX is an annual interactive science fair aiming to bring hands-on science and engineering to families. This year it was held at the Manchester Central Library and focused on the...

  • Fusion Postgraduate open day at Culham – Weds 8th December 2021

    Each year the Fusion CDT collaborates with UK Atomic Energy Authority to organise an open day for prospective postgraduate students. While Fusion is the headline topic, this spans many research...

  • Fusion CDT student Ella launches podcast series

    Earlier this year, Liverpool Fusion CDT student Ella Fox-Widdows launched an exciting new podcast series. The ‘Fusion Focused’ podcast aims to highlight inspiring experts within the Fusion Energy community, showcase...

  • 2nd Annual Fusenet Teacher Training Day 2021

    It is our pleasure to invite you to the 2nd annual Fusenet Teacher Training Day on the 1st October 2021. The day will be split into a UK Domestic Session, as well...

  • Fusion: Fact and Fiction event

    On Sunday the 13th of June 2021, Fusion CDT students Hasan Muhammed, Emma Hume, and Cyd Cowley took part in the York Festival of Ideas through a podcast entitled ‘Fusion:...

  • Apply now for Fusion PhD projects in Social Sciences

    A new and exciting collaboration is underway between the Fusion CDT and the University of York’s Department of Environment & Geography and Department of Politics. Recognising the vital importance of...

  • Congratulations Paul!

    Congratulations to Paul Barron, a Manchester Fusion CDT student who successfully defended his thesis at viva in May 2021. Paul’s thesis is entitled “The development of low-activation, multi-principal element alloys...

  • Fusion CDT Pecha Kucha Event

    James Lennard, a second year Manchester Fusion CDT student, gave this account of a Pecha Kucha style online conference organised by and for Fusion CDT students: “On Friday 9th April,...