The Governing Board of the European Joint Undertaking for ITER and the Development of Fusion Energy (Fusion for Energy) appointed Dr. Frank Briscoe as Director ad interim. Dr. Briscoe was Operations Director at the UK's fusion centre at Culham in Oxfordshire and recently led an independent
assessment of the cost estimates of the ITER Organization for the construction of ITER.
The Governing Board thanked the outgoing Director, Dr. Didier Gambier, for his work. Dr. Gambier will take up a new position with the European Commission in Brussels.