The 27th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference (FEC 2018) has started in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The FEC 2018 aims to provide a forum for the discussion of key physics and technology issues as well as innovative concepts of direct relevance to the use of nuclear fusion as a source of energy.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) fosters the exchange of scientific and technical results in nuclear fusion research and development through its series of Fusion Energy Conferences.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS PO Mains Exam 2018:
- The IAEA was created in 1957.
- The Chair of the Board of IAEA for 2018-2019 is Ambassador Leena Al-Hadid of Jordan. She succeeds Ambassador Darmansjah Djumala, the Governor from Indonesia.