CCFE (Culham Centre for Fusion Energy)

Projects

MAST (Mega Ampere Spherical Tokamak)

Years Active

1999 - 2013

Approach

Spherical Tokamak

START (Small Tight Aspect Ratio Tokamak)

Years Active

1990 - 1998

Approach

Spherical Tokamak

JET (Join European Torus)

Approach

Tokamak

JET (Join European Torus) photograph
https://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joint_European_Torus
Results
PublicationDensity (m-3)Temperature (keV)Energy Confinement Time (s)Triple Product (m-3keV s)
High fusion performance f...3.3×1019(ion) 4.1×1019(electron)14(electron) 28(ion)5.1×10-14.7×1020
Fusion energy production ...4.1×1019(ion) 5.1×1019(electron)10.5(electron) 18.6(ion)1.2×1009.2×1020
Fusion energy production ...3.4×1019(ion) 4.5×1019(electron)11.9(electron) 22(ion)1×1007.5×1020
Fusion energy production ...2.4×1019(ion) 3.6×1019(electron)9.9(electron) 18.8(ion)9×10-14.1×1020

MAST-U (Mega Ampere Spherical Tokamak Upgrade)

Approach

Spherical Tokamak

Formation Date

1965

Location

Culham Oxfordshire United Kingdom

Website

http://www.ccfe.ac.uk