International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER)

Documents from [1979] to [1989]
Reference Archivists

Gherardo, Bonini


The files refer to earlier phase of European nuclear fusion programme which led to the constitution of a ITER team whose work developed in the 1990s and 2000s. The collection covers the years from 1979 to 1989. The description accounts about the debate within European Community institutions and national member states in terms of scientific and economic feasibility.

Extent and Medium

9 files



Publication Notes

McCray, W. Patrick (2010) “Globalization with hardware : ITER’s fusion of technology, policy, and politics” in History and Technology, 26:4, pp. 283-312

Legal Status Notes

The collection was generously sent to HAEU by Prof. McCray, of University of California, Santa Barbara.