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New Lighting Install

The work to improve to improve the lighting in the lab is proceeding well. The new lighting should provide improved lighting in the lab and the more efficient LED lighting will also help reduce our Carbon foot print.

Tue 12 Sep 2023, 12:51

Lab Closure

he Spectroscopy RTP Lab will be closed from the Monday 11th of September until Monday 18th of September for the essential maintenance on the lighting in the lab. There will be no access to equipment in the lab during this period, including PCs etc. please plan your experiments accordingly.

Fri 08 Sep 2023, 09:43

Spectrometer changes February 9th - 27th

The Renishaw Invia (325,442,633) [Ernie] spectrometer will be unavailable for booking from Monday 13th of February until noon on Monday 27th of February whilst it is performing a long and complex set of measurements.

Also during this period Renishaw Invia (514.5, 785 ) [Bert] will have the remote/automated XY stage installed and will be able to perform mapping measurements but be aware that the system will still have a manual Z.

If you have any questions or comments, please do let us know on


Thu 09 Feb 2023, 14:41

Christmas shut down

Please be aware that all the spectroscopy labs will be shut down and unavailable for experiments from the 19th of December until the 3rd of January. There will no access to the equipment for users during his period.

Fri 02 Dec 2022, 13:54

New Spectrometer Dashboard Page

to help with planning your research we have created a dashboard detailing any known faults on our systems and expected time till repair. it can be found hereLink opens in a new window 

Wed 12 Oct 2022, 20:33

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