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Ian Fells
emeritus professor of energy conversion at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne


The greatest innovation in my field is nuclear fission and fusion, the conversion of mass into energy. The conversion of mass into energy already provides seven per cent of world energy but has the potential to provide all the energy we will require for the next one thousand years.

Ian Fells is emeritus professor of energy conversion at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, principal consultant at Fells Associates and sometime energy adviser to the World Energy Council and the European Parliament