Leah Morgan is a project engineer working in fusion energy research at the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) – the UK Government’s fusion research facility. Leah specialises in defining, designing, and installing fusion diagnostics on current and future fusion devices. These diagnostics measure the conditions present inside fusion devices and are instrumental in retrieving data during operations. Leah joined UKAEA in 2018 through their Graduate Scheme and is now responsible for some of the most sophisticated scientific equipment in the world.
Leah is also a science communicator, promoting fusion energy and fusion technologies to a wider audience through educational talks and engaging YouTube videos. Her YouTube channel can be found here: youtube.com/c/LeahLoveScience