Research and consultancy

A range of services for the research community, including scientific publishing and business development.

Products

RayStation 4.5

RaySearch Laboratories 23 Jul 2014

The latest version of RayStation, 4.5, includes a number of new features.

Hall Scientific Ltd

MRI Teaching Instrument – Terranova from Magritek

Hall Scientific Ltd 7 Jan 2014

Hall Scientific is pleased to provide the latest in MRI teaching instruments, the Terranova-MRI is the ideal system for hands-on NMR and MRI learning. The Terranova-MRI uses the Earth’s magnetic field as the primary field, for an MRI imaging system that is affordable, compact, lightweight and safe.

McPherson Brings Exceptional High Performance UV Raman Triple Spectrometer to Researchers with the Commander™ Series

McPherson 15 Oct 2013

The Commander™ triple spectrometer for Raman spectroscopy is now for a wider wavelength range.

Vacuum Ultraviolet Imaging Spectrometer

McPherson 16 Sep 2013

Well equipped Vacuum Spectrometers with 670mm focal length and more now available.

Qioptiq Photonics Ltd.

NEW Miniaturized Diode Lasers from Qioptiq: iFLEX-iRIS weblink

Qioptiq Photonics Ltd. 27 Aug 2013

Qioptiq is proud to launch the NEW iFLEX-iRIS™ series of miniaturized lasers at the Laser World of Photonics, Munich exhibition. The iFLEX-iRIS laser is created to meet our customers’ need for ever smaller laser systems that have high performance.

Services

SpaceTech 2014 invitation: Rosetta mission and space technologies

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 24 Sep 2014

We would like to invite you to attend SpaceTech 2014 on behalf of other colleagues at STFC. SpaceTech 2014 is the UK’s premier space technology conference and business matchmaking event, jointly organised by the Science and Technology Facilities Council, Enterprise Europe Network and the European Space Agency.

The 13th IUVSTA School on Vacuum Gas Dynamics: Theory, Experiment and Application download weblink

British Vacuum Council 26 Jun 2014

The 13th IUVSTA School on Vacuum Gas Dynamics: Theory, Experiment and Application to be held on 17th – 21st  May 2015 at Thessaloniki, Greece.

Okayama University Research: Innovative pendulum-dynamo for generating electricity from tidal energy

Okayama University 25 Jun 2014

(Okayama, Japan, 24 June 2014) Research highlights in the June issue of the Okayama University e-Bulletin include innovative pendulum dynamo for converting tidal energy to electricity; models for breeding plants; unique insights into photosynthesis and Photosystem II; repairing DNA; and developing lition ion baterries with help from bacteria.

STFC Contracts in Big Science Edinburgh

Contracts in Big Science - Edinburgh weblink

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 3 Jun 2014

Tuesday 17th June, 10.00 - 17.00 UK Astronomy Technology Centre – Edinburgh, EH9 3HJ

Quantum Technology Centre Launch

Lancaster University Quantum Technology Centre 20 May 2014

People with an interest in quantum technologies are invited to the launch of the first phase of the Quantum Technology Centre at Lancaster University.

KU Leuven and UCL invest €40 million in proton therapy centre

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven 7 Mar 2014

KU Leuven and the Université catholique de Louvain (UCL) are investing in a new research and treatment centre for proton therapy. The venture is also being supported by Ghent University Hospital.

TDS Analytical Service with Ultimate TDS system by ESCO

Japan Vacuum Instruments Ltd. 14 Oct 2013

Japan Vacuum Instruments Ltd. (JVI) made a contract with ESCO Ltd. who is based in Tokyo, ...

Elekta Opens Global Education Center for Oncology and Neuroscience Professionals

Elekta, Inc. 25 Sep 2013

Learning and Innovation Center (LINC) to draw thousands to Atlanta.

Resources

Tessella

Long term preservation of scientific data: Lessons from JET and other domains download

Tessella 2 Oct 2014

All fusion devices generate large amounts of data, which must remain accessible throughout and beyond the life time of the device. This need for long-term data preservation creates major software and hardware challenges.

Physics World October 2014 - Cover image

The wake-up call that sent hearts racing weblink

IOP Publishing 1 Oct 2014

In October’s edition of Physics World…

Tessella EPICS Collaboration Helps ISIS Maintain Position as World Leading Facility

Tessella EPICS Collaboration Helps ISIS Maintain Position as World Leading Facility download weblink

Tessella 22 Sep 2014

Collaborating with Tessella allows ISIS to accelerate the selection and implementation of EPICS (Experimental Physics and Industrial Control System) providing scientists with an Open Source platform to control state of the art experimental facilities for the materials and life sciences communities.

Graphene gets a ‘cousin’ in the shape of germanene

IOP Publishing 10 Sep 2014

Research article taken from the Institute of Physics and German Physical Society’s New Journal of Physics.

Cover of Physics World September 2014

Scientists get set for simulated nuclear inspection weblink

IOP Publishing 1 Sep 2014

In September’s issue of Physics World…

Simpleware receives grant for innovative human body models service

Simpleware Ltd. 15 Jul 2014

Simpleware has been awarded a GAIN Growth Fund grant to continue a computational human body model service.

Clever copters developed at The University of Sheffield can learn as they fly

The University of Sheffield 27 Jun 2014

Flying robots that can show true autonomy and even a bit of politeness in working together and venturing into hostile environments are being developed by engineers at the University of Sheffield.

MANA Research Highlights: Revealing the "Scotch-tape" technique mechanism

International Center of Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA) 27 Jun 2014

First In-Tandem Experimental and Theoretical Modeling of a Famous “Scotch-Tape” Technique for Making Two-Dimensional Graphene-like Nanosheets.

COMS 2014 MANCEF

COMS 2014 - Commercialization of Micro, Nano, and Emerging Technologies Conference video weblink

MANCEF 24 Jun 2014

MANCEF is pleased to announce that COMS 2014 will be in Salt Lake City from October 12-15. We are working with the University of Utah to make this a fantastic COMS!

Standard Imaging, Inc. held the 2014 Battling Cancer Golf Classic at Maple Bluff Country Club in Madison, WI on May 12, 2014

Standard Imaging, Inc 18 Jun 2014

With over 140 golfers, the event raised $17,000 for the American Cancer Society and UW Carbone Cancer Center. Standard Imaging also contributed an extra $8,000 donation, bringing the total to $25,000, which exceeded the company's fundraising goal of $23,000.

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