The official homepage of the University of Lancaster ULT Group.

Welcome to the Lancaster Ultra Low Temperature Group Homepage. Our current interests lie mostly in the behaviour of the quantum fluid, superfluid helium-3.

The website is organised as follows:


A brief introduction to helium-3 and superfluidity.


Interested how we obtain and measure Ultra Low Temperatures?


A quick tour of the cryostats.


A brief summary of some of our current experiments.

FP7 Microkelvin

MICROKELVIN, an EU funded project that gives free access to our facilities.


A list of some of our major publications.

Group Members

Who are we?


Thinking about starting a MPhil or a PhD? Interested in joining our group? Information about entry requirements and funding.


Visit some other low temperature and general physics websites.

Contact Us

Get in touch via e-mail, telephone or post or report an error with this website.