• Joseph Umpleby-Thorp

    I studied Natural Sciences concentrating on Physics and Chemistry at the University of Durham. I then completed the MSc in Fusion Energy at the University of York, realising a project...

  • Ian Dolby

    I did my Master’s degree at the University of Southampton, where I studied gravitational interactions between milligram-scale masses experimentally. For my PhD, supervised by Professor Marco Cecconello at Durham University,...

  • Caleb Hopkins

    My background is an integrated Masters in Physics with Astrophysics completed at the University of York. I had chosen York for my undergraduate for its research into plasma physics and...

  • Ethan Attwood

    After a winding path that included materials science and medicine, I completed an integrated masters in Natural Sciences from the University of East Anglia. I then worked in London for...

  • Lloyd Baker

    After I graduated from my undergraduate degree with the Open University, I attended a tour of the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy (CCFE). I really enjoyed electromagnetism during my prior...

  • Raska Soemantoro

    After I obtained my BEng from the University of Manchester, I completed an MSc in Computational & Software Techniques in Engineering at Cranfield University. I then decided to re-join Manchester...

  • Bailey Cook

    I completed my undergraduate degree in Physics at Royal Holloway, University of London in 2017. Following that, I obtained a PGCE in Physics with Mathematics at King’s College London in...

  • Kitt Thomas

    I have recently completed an MPhys Physics degree at the University of Manchester, studying chaotic Arnold-Beltrami-Childress magnetic fields in plasma using numerical simulations in my final year. I am now...

  • Deborah Selemon

    My interest in nuclear fusion began when an undergraduate internship in Nigeria directly exposed me to the negative impact of burning fossil fuels for electricity generation. Following this experience, I pursued...

  • Brian Steward

    My PhD project is centered around synthetic diagnostics for magnetic confinement fusion at the MAST-U experiment. I am working on implementing synthetic diagnostics for soft x-rays emitted from plasma where...