• Nour Hammoud

    I am a PhD student at the University of Manchester. Tungsten is a candidate material for the UK Atomic Energy Authority ‘STEP’ (Spherical Tokamak for Energy Production) programme. Recent work...

  • Noah Chulu-Chinn

    My project is titled ‘Energy Transport Investigation in a Spherical Tokomak by Means of Integrated Modelling and Gyrokinetic Theory’.  Large scale instabilities in a Tokomak plasma can cause particle and...

  • Nicola Lonigro

    I studied for both my undergraduate and master degrees in Physics at the University of Padua, in Italy. My interest in nuclear fusion started during my bachelor thesis research on...

  • Megan Connolly

    I have a strong interest in public attitudinal research, in particular public attitudes towards sustainable energy technologies. I studied my undergraduate degree at the University of York, and I investigated...

  • Max Kellerman-Stunt

    Before joining the University of York, I completed my MSc at Imperial College London. My research project involved developing in house deformable mirrors for laser beam correction for the Cerberus...

  • Mark Turner

    I have recently completed the MSc in fusion energy at York and after a long break from physics it was great to stretch my brain to learn plasma physics and...

  • Lawrence Dior

    Before coming to York, I studied Computer Science at the University of Cambridge and worked as a software engineer at Microsoft Research. I decided to further explore my interest in...

  • Kieran Rivers

    I have been passionate about research for nuclear power for a long time, as I believe it plays a crucial role in helping to solve the energy crisis, and to...

  • Joe Bryant

    As a physics undergraduate at the University of Surrey I specialised in Nuclear Astrophysics, which enamoured me with aspects of nuclear fusion. This pushed me to pursue a year in...

  • Florence Goodrich

    I completed my undergraduate degree in Materials Science at the University of Oxford. My Master’s project investigated the structures of screw dislocations in BCC metals, using microscopy and image simulations...