User Information
08 Dec 2020



Information for users throughout their journey at ISIS

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​​Contact the User Office​​​
If you have any queries please contact the
ISIS User Office

​​Tel: +44 1235 445592 (ext 5592​​)

The User Office can be found in the Reception Building (R75)

Outside of normal office hours please contact the ISIS Main Control Room on:
+44(​0)1235 446789 (ext 6789​)
Note:  TS1 is currently on long shutdown and due to be operational late 2022, with some risk during recommissioning.  Therefore ALL Rapid and Xpress proposals ​must be discussed with an instrument scientist prior to submission.​

Important: Rapid Access proposals (for both TS1 and TS2 instruments) now need to​​ be submitted via our new proposal system:​​

Please see here​ for more information and user documentation.

Pro​posals for all other access routes still need to be ​submitted via:

ISIS Online Proposal System

The call for access to ISIS Neutron and Muon Source is closed

A​pplications for both TS1 and TS2 access will be invited on ​Thursday 1 September 2022

Proposal deadline 17:00 BST Wednesday 19 October 2022

Xpress Access is available for both TS1 and TS2 instruments.  Please discuss all submissions with your local contact before submitting an application.​

Rapid Access proposals are being invited for access to NILEAll applications must be discussed with Dr Chris Frost before submission.

ISIS TS1 is currently in a long-shutdown peri​od to enable refurbishment​. Our s​hutdown update page will be updated regularly with how this​ project is progressing.

​Latest STFC and ISIS Facility Covid guidelines​

To view and edit your user account details, or register for a Facilities User Account, visit:

Link to General User Information

Applying for beamtimeLink to Before your experiment ​Link to During your experiment​​Link to After your experiment​ ​​​​​

Contact: ISIS User Office