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.

Last Updated: June 9, 2017