Facilities and resources - STFC



The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) operates world-class research facilities for the UK.

STFC facilities and resources you can use in your research include:

  • lasers, including free electron lasers
  • light sources, including synchrotron light sources
  • accelerators
  • neutron and muon sources
  • facilities for atmospheric and space science
  • high-performance computing facilities and expertise
  • a deep underground science facility
  • specialised laboratory spaces and equipment.

STFC also manages access to international science facilities, such as CERN in Geneva.

Last updated: 11 April 2022

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