UK National Ion Beam Centre (UKNIBC)

‌‌The Microscopes and Ion Accelerators for Materials Investigations (MIAMI) and  Medium Energy Ion Scattering (MEIS) facilities at the University of Huddersfield are part of the United Kingdom National Ion Beam Centre (UKNIBC).

The UKNIBC provides a single point of access for the UK research community to world-leading ion beam modification and analysis infrastructure and expertise. An integral part of the EPSRC portfolio, the UKNIBC is a collaborative delivery partnership between The University of Huddersfield, The University of Manchester's Dalton Cumbrian Facility and The University of Surrey.



The UKNIBC is an integral part of the EPSRC portfolio.



The Science and Technology Facilities Council support the IBC

Industrial Collaborations


The ESS at Lund

Read more about our connections at the European Spallation Source at Lund



Read more about EuCARD-2, an Integrating Activity Project for coordinated Research and Development on Particle Accelerators.



Read more about our DAEdALUS collaboration.



Read more about OPENMED.


CERN: the European Centre for Nuclear Research

Read more about our collaboration with CERN.


Reliance Precision

The IBC are engaged in collaboration with Reliance Precision



The IBC are engaged in collaboration with the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFSOR)


Links with Industry

Read more about our links with industry.