House of Lords’ science&technology committee fusion session

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House of Lords’ science&technology committee fusion session

Postby crowberry » Wed Jul 22, 2015 7:41 pm

The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee holds a one-off evidence session looking into the prospects for nuclear fusion and the UK's research and development landscape.

Witnesses
Tuesday 21 July, Committee Room 4A, Palace of Westminster.
At 10.40am
Professor Steven Cowley FRS, FREng, Chief Executive Officer, UK Atomic Energy Authority, Professor of Physics at Imperial College London and Head of the EURATOM / Culham Centre for Fusion Energy (CCFE) Fusion Association
Dr David Kingham, Chief Executive Officer, Tokamak Energy
Dr Sharon Ellis, Deputy Director, Research Councils Unit, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/lords-select/science-and-technology-committee/news-parliament-2015/nuclear-fusion-research/
http://www.nucnet.org/all-the-news/2015/07/17/uk-s-upper-house-to-hold-special-evidence-session-on-nuclear-fusion

The discussion was quite interesting with proponents and opponents of nuclear fusion asking questions. The 1 h 23 min video from the session on nuclear fusion can be seen here:
http://parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/05bb55d5-e800-46e6-8ad0-73c15862ecb9

jrvz
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Re: House of Lords’ science&technology committee fusion sess

Postby jrvz » Fri Jul 24, 2015 4:52 pm

Will there eventually be a transcript?
- Jim Van Zandt

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Re: House of Lords’ science&technology committee fusion sess

Postby alexjrgreen » Tue Aug 11, 2015 1:40 pm

Ars artis est celare artem.


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