The Academy of Sciences of the Czech rebublic - ASCR

The heart of Power Supply System of the new tokamak COMPASS-U delivered


The new flywheel generator, a unique custom made machine with total weight over 130 tons, was fully tested and is prepared to be installed on the tokamak site. This key device serves as an energy storage and supplies the tokamak during the experiment.

10 May 2022


We have launched the call for SUMTRAIC


The IPP Prague is happy to announce the opening of the call for participation in its 18th 2-weeks summer training course (SUMTRAIC) that will take place from Monday, August 29th to Friday, September 9th.

9 May 2022


The Meeting COST Action 17126 TUMIEE was held in IPP


On April 28 and 29, 2022 the Meeting COST Action 17126 TUMIEE was held. This  two days Working Group meeting was take place on IPP Prague. The event was attended by scientists from 12 countries of the European Union.


29 Apr 2022


New review article published in PECS (IF29) – Progress in in-situ CO2-sorption for enhanced hydrogen production


Hydrogen production from waste or biomass is a very actual topic considering current events and the need to transition to an economy with severely limited natural gas and oil resources.

31 Mar 2022


IPP CAS expresses support to Ukraine


We firmly reject military aggression as a means of advancing political, economic and power interests and condemn Russia's attack on Ukraine.

28 Feb 2022


The COMPASS Upgrade tokamak at EXPO 2020 in Dubai


The Institute of Plasma Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences has been exhibiting the educative model of the COMPASS Upgrade tokamak at the World Exhibition Expo 2020 in the Czech pavilion in Dubai since 14 February 2022. 

17 Feb 2022