What is ISIS Neutron and Muon Source?




The ISIS Neutron and Muon Source is a world-leading centre for rese​arch in the physical and life sciences.


ISIS Neutron and Muon Source produces beams of neutrons and muons that allow scientists to study materials at the atomic level using a s​uite of instruments, often described as 'super-microscopes'. 

It supports a national and international community of more than 2000 scientists who use neutrons and muons for research in physics, chemistry, materials science, geology, engineering and biology.​

Learn more below.​


How does ISIS Neutron Muon Source work?


What does the facility do?


What are neutrons and muons?