The UK National Ion Beam Centre

The UKNIBC User Day 2023

Please go to the News Menu item above to find out about this year's UKNIBC User Day to be held at the University of Huddersfield on 12/9/23.


The EPSRC UK National Ion Beam Centre (UKNIBC) provides a single point of access for the UK research community to world-leading ion beam modification and analysis infrastructure and expertise.

It is a collaborative delivery partnership between facilities at the University of Huddersfield, The University of Manchester and the University of Surrey.

The UKNIBC is also part of the EU project RADIATE

More details of the Laboratories and their individual facilities can be found below:


We guide the research agenda, support research excellence and drive technology development and capability, upholding the UK's position at the forefront of the global research community.

EPSRC funded students, post-doctoral researchers and academic researchers have clear, fair and transparent access to the UK's multi-site network of ion beam modification and analysis capability, including pre and post processing facilities, simulation, modelling and analysis tools and complementary technical capability.


Professor Roger Webb
Tel: +44(0) 1483 689830