The objective of the co-operation is to improve the physics base of the Stellarator-Heliotron concept and to enhance the effectiveness and productivity of research and development efforts related to the Stellarator-Heliotron concept by strengthening co-operation among Agency member countries.

  The co-operative programme to be carried out by the Contracting Parties within the framework of this Agreement shall consist of the following activities:

  1. Exchanges of information;
  2. Assignment of specialists to the facilities or research groups of the Contracting Parties;
  3. Joint planning and co-ordination of experimental programmes in selected areas;
  4. Workshops, seminars and symposia;
  5. Joint theoretical, design and systems studies;
  6. Exchanges of computer codes; and
  7. Joint experiments.