2D Materials. Molecular Materials. Solid State Defects. Spin and Topology. Industry and Knowledge Transfer. International Engagement. Outreach and Education. Training and Skills Base.


X-ray and neutron spectroscopies

Scientific focus and expertise:

characterisation of electronic structure and magnetism using element selective techniques (X-ray magnetic circular dichroism, X-ray absorption, resonant inelastic X-ray scattering) and study of quantum spin dynamics by inelastic neutron scattering.


Dopants in crystalline solids. Molecular magnets. 2D materials.

Quantum technologies:

computing and sensing