Ion Beam Centre
We are a national facility supported by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) that sit within the Advanced Technology Institute.
Our centre allows users to undertake a wide variety of research using ion implantation, ion irradiation and ion beam analysis. We also have extensive processing and characterisation facilities that can be made available to our customers.
- To promote and facilitate world class research in the field of ion beam applications, especially for the UK academic, commercial and industrial communities, but also for and with our international collaborators.
- To allow users to undertake a wide variety of research using ion implantation, ion beam analysis and our extensive ancillary facilities.
- Train and educate the UK community in the applications and technology of ion beams and provide a technology transfer to industry and academia.
- Contribute to the prosperity and competitiveness of UK industry.