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Aberystwyth University - Physics Research Infrastructure (AU-Physics)
Hosting Legal Entity
Self-standing RI
Legal Status
University or higher education institution
Penglais Campus, Department of Physics, Physical Sciences Building, Aberystwyth, PO: SY23 3BZ (United Kingdom)
Type Of RI
Coordinating Country
United Kingdom
Current Status:
Operational since 2013
Scientific Description
Statement from the Director of Research: The Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science is developing world-leading academic research in all three areas, with a strong emphasis on research which also has a direct impact in real life application areas. The Physics department has two main areas of Research: 1) Centre for Space and Earth Monitoring and Solar Physics co-ordinated by Professor Manuel Grande; and 2) Materials Research co-ordinated by Professor Andy Evans.

RI Keywords
Diamond, Solar, Graphene, Space, UV, Glasses, Eclipse, Weather, Sun
RI Category
Materials Synthesis or Testing Facilities
Space Environment Test Facilities
Safety Handling facilities
Atmospheric Measurement Facilities
Scientific Domain
Chemistry and Material Sciences
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics and Mathematics
ESFRI Domain
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Access to Database Archives
Acces to Data Capture Facilities
Carbolite Drying Oven and Furnaces
Mobile Luminescence end Station
Imaging Ellipsometer
Atomic Force Microscope
Spectroscopic Ellipsometry
Modelling and Simulation Supercomputer
Real time Electron Energy Spectrometer REES
Date of last update: 18/04/2019
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