Research Centres

Lancaster University works with some of the leading research centres in the UK, pushing forward scientific knowledge.

Quantum Technology Centre

The Quantum Technology Centre contains state-of-the-art nanofabrication facilities, supported by molecular beam epitaxy reactors for atomic layer-by-layer growth of semiconductor nanostructures and devices.

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The Cockcroft Institute

The Cockcroft Institute is a collaboration between academia, national laboratories, industry and local economy. Bringing together the best accelerator scientists, engineers, educators and industrialists to design, make and use innovative instruments of discovery at all scales and lead the UK’s participation in international experiments.

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Materials Science Institute

The development of new materials, their characterisation and modelling, is an essential part of modern technology and its delivery.

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