• Megaprojects: 1 ITER: Moving Towards Industrial-scale Fusion Energy: Indian Contribution

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    • Keywords


      ITER, fusion, tokamak, cryostat, vacuum vessel, SPIDER, MITICA, ∗ first plasma.

    • Abstract


      The ITER project, a collaboration of 35 countries to buildthe first industrial-scale fusion energy facility, is progressingin the south of France. ITER components are manufacturedin factories around the world, then shipped to the ITER sitefor assembly and installation. Strong progress towards FirstPlasma in 2025 has been possible due in part to substantialachievements in research and development on fusion technologiesto support ITER’s demanding engineering specifications.India is a core contributor.

    • Author Affiliations


      Laban Coblentz1

      1. ITER Organization, Building 72/5052, COM Route de Vinon-sur-Verdon CS 90 046 13067 St Paul Lez Durance Cedex France
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