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TechnologyNetworkLogoThe IEA supports international energy technology research, development, deployment, and knowledge transfer through multilateral groups (formally known as Implementing Agreements or 'IAs'). The experts participating in the activities of the Implementing Agreements represent public and private sector entities worldwide. Together, these experts share knowledge – and resources – to advance energy technologies.


Nuclear fusion

Environment, Safety & Economy
Fusion Materials
Nuclear Technology Fusion Reactors
Plasma Wall Interaction
Reversed Field Pinches
Spherical Tori

Recent activities and findings

12th International Workshop on Beryllium Technology

The 12th International Workshop on Beryllium Technology organised by the IEA Energy Technology Initiative on Fusion Materials, will take place on Jeju Island, Korea, on 10-11 September 2015. The objective of this workshop is to disseminate results of research and technology development in areas relevant to beryllium utilisation in nuclear power systems, both fission and fusion.  Papers presenting original research in these areas are solicited for presentation and publication.  Deadline for receipt of abstracts is 1 May 2015. More...

Plans for first plasma operation of Wendelstein 7-X

The Wendelstein 7-X (W7-X) has started its commissioning phase in preparation for the first plasma operation in 2015. Learn more about this and other related news in the October issue of Stellarator News from the Stellarator-Heliotron initiative (SH IA). 

20th International Stellarator-Heliotron workshop

The 20th International Stellarator-Heliotron Workshop (ISHW) will take place in Greifswald, 5-9 October 2015. The Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics will host this workshop, which is planned to take place against the background of the first experiments in Wendelstein 7-X. Deadline for submission of abstracts is 15 May 2015.  More...


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