Fadi Al-Zir is currently on secondment from the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA).

Fadi has a BSc in Electrical Engineering from Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, and gained years of valuable experience as an electronics, control & instrumentation engineer. Prior to his role at UKAEA, he was involved in research & development of avant-garde RF sensing solutions, as well as RF plasma reactors for the energy sector in UAE, taking ideas from inception to field deployment.

Currently, he leads the development of experimental process control and diagnostic systems across UKAEA programmes, enabling safe and consistent progress of fusion science towards delivering the clean energy of tomorrow.

We are thrilled to have him on the team – his knowledge is vital in the decision-making process for investments across the fusion energy industry.