Axel Winter


Axel Winter is a staff scientist at ITER, an international nuclear fusion research and engineering project in France.

A native of Germany, Winter previously worked for DESY (the German National Laboratory for Accelerator & Particle Physics) in Hamburg, on the European x-ray free electron laser project. He was also a visiting research scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

In 2008, Winter received his PhD in accelerator physics from the University of Hamburg.

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APR 11, 2014 Podcast

Blueprint or Scramble?

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