Open Campus 2008

You too can discover the energy of the future!

25 October 2008 (Sat.)

9:30 ∼ 16:00 (last admission 15:30)

General Information

The National Institute for Fusion Science (NIFS) is a world class research laboratory for magnetic fusion energy research which is funded by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). It operates the world's largest superconducting fusion experiment called the Large Helical Device (LHD). During our open campus tours of the facility are given including LHD and its control room and the virtual reality laboratory. Also many science oriented activities are prepared for children (available on a first come first served sign-up basis). No admission is charged and all activities are free. Come and find out about Fusion Energy!

Saturday, October 25th, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
National Institute for Fusion Science, 322-6 Oroshi-cho, Toki-shi, Gifu-ken 509-5292
free buses from Tajimi Station which is about 30 minutes from Nagoya Station on the JR Chuo line or by car (see web site).