60 second science: Fusion energy

The most successful fusion machines on the planet are the JET and MAST tokamaks at Culham Laboratory in Oxfordshire.

Professor Steven Cowley from the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy is the winner of the 2012 Glazebrook Medal awarded by the Institute of Physics for his leadership of the UK’s fusion energy programme and his major contributions to plasma and fusion science.

About the film

Filmed on location at Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, Culham, Oxfordshire, UK.

Director: Martyn Bull
Producer: Thomas Delfs
Camera: Mark Whatmore
Editors: Liam Angell, Mike Willbourne
Cast: Professor Steve Cowley

Production company: insitu
Client: Institute of Physics