Beamtime for Industry


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Dr Chris Frost, Industrial Liaison Manager


​ISIS Neutron and Muon Source has long-established links with more than 100 companies from SMEs to household names such as Rolls-Royce, Unilever, Airbus and BP. ​​Over the past 30 years, UK and global industries have benefitted from ISIS Neutron and Muon source, developing a wide range of products including catalysts, aeroplane components, shampoos and lubricants.  ​

There are three main routes for industrial access to​ beamtime: direct payment for beamtime​, partnerships with academia or access via the ISIS Collaborative R&D Programme details of which are given below. To apply for beamtime please contact Dr Christopher Frost the Industrial Liaison Manager.​​

Neutrons and muons provide powerful tools to solve a range of challenging industrial problems, as is demonstrated in our Industrial Science Highlights below. Our industrial partners benefit from consultation with world leading experts and a fast-tracked and fully confidential service. ​

​We always welcome new industrial users at ISIS Neutron and Muon source. For an informal discussion on how the facility could benefit your company or to apply for industrial beamtime contact Dr Christopher Frost via email or on +44 (0)1235 445296.​