SIno-French Fusion Energy centeR
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Recently, the establishment of SIFFER has attracted general attention from not only China or France, but also the world’s fusion community. On 4th December, ITER official website reported “a reinforced Sino-French collaboration”, predicting that SIFFER, contracted at the highest political level in both countries, will lend added strength to the ongoing collaboration to support ITER.
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Iternational International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project is the largest international scientific cooperation project in the world. It's a France-based international nuclear fusion research and engineering project, whose purpose is to demonstrate the scientific and technological feasibility of fusion energy for peaceful purposes. It is jointly funded by China, the EU, India, Japan, Republic of Korea, Russia and the United States. In order to promote cooperation among the members for the benefit of the ITER Project, The ITER Organization was established by the 7 ITER members.
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.