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March 10, 2020:
SUMTRAIC announcement

The IPP CAS (Prague) is happy to announce the opening of the call for participation to its yearly summer school: 18th SUMTRAIC (2020).

A quick word about the event:
SUMTRAIC is a 2-weeks experimental SUMmer TRAIning Course in plasma physics in magnetic confinement fusion devices (tokamaks) organised annually at the IPP CAS (Prague). The centre of gravity of this summer school lays in the direct involvement of the participants in the processing and analysis of experimental data from the COMPASS tokamak or even in the participation in the experiments, when compatible with the experimental programme.

  • The event will take place from August 24th to September 4th.

  • The registration deadline is set to May 31st.

  • Applicants are required to submit a CV, a motivation letter and a recommendation letter.

  • Accommodation will be provided to participants and paid by the IPP CAS (Prague).

  • A fee of 50 euros is to be paid by accepted applicants.

Please find all the relevant information concerning the event here:
http://indico.ipp.cas.cz/e/sumtraic2020

This event is organised by Jordan Cavalier, Jan Stockel and the COMPASS team at IPP Prague, the Czech Republik.
February 15-28, 2020:
Winter event at CEA-IRFM, Cadarache
Two weeks of lab and computation projects around the large-scale WEST tokamak facility, together with the students from the French master programmes (Paris, Nancy, Marseille).
 
And a visit to the big neighbour: ITER!
 
July 11, 2019:
FUSION-EP has been selected for EU co-funding in the frame of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree action.
The first intake of students benefitting from this funding will start in September 2020. Applications to the programme from students requesting a scholarship will be received until Jan. 15, 2020. Applications of self-funded students will be received until May 15, 2020.