Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Postgraduate Institute in Measurement Science aims to be the premier UK and International centre for doctoral training and skills development in metrology and metrological applications. With tailored metrology-focused training programmes, our students will be part of a high value cohort experience in innovative research within the National Measurement System (NMS) to provide the measurement capability that underpins the UK’s prosperity and quality of life.


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Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry Medicine & Life Sciences
Secondary ion mass spectrometry Chemical Compounds
Nanofibers Medicine & Life Sciences
plasma accelerators Physics & Astronomy
Pharmaceutical Preparations Chemical Compounds
Polymorphism Chemical Compounds
photocathodes Physics & Astronomy
lasers Physics & Astronomy

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Projects 2018 2018

Research Output 2016 2019

Open Access
Electron Beam

Design of a double dipole electron spectrometer

Maitrallain, A., van der Geer, B., de Loos, M., Manahan, G., Wiggins, S. M., Li, W., Shahzad, M., Spesyvtsev, R., Battaglia, G., Vieux, G., Brunetti, E. & Jaroszynski, D., 24 Apr 2019, SPIE Optics + Optoelectronics: Laser Acceleration of Electrons, Protons, and Ions V. Esarey, E., Schroeder, C. B. & Schreiber, J. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington , Vol. 11037. 10 p. 1103711

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Open Access
radiation sources

Generation and acceleration of electron bunches from a plasma photocathode

Deng, A., Karger, O. S., Heinemann, T., Knetsch, A., Scherkl, P., Manahan, G. G., Beaton, A., Ullmann, D., Wittig, G., Habib, A. F., Xi, Y., Litos, M. D., O’Shea, B. D., Gessner, S., Clarke, C. I., Green, S. Z., Lindstrøm, C. A., Adli, E., Zgadzaj, R., Downer, M. C. & 8 othersAndonian, G., Murokh, A., Bruhwiler, D. L., Cary, J. R., Hogan, M. J., Yakimenko, V., Rosenzweig, J. B. & Hidding, B., 12 Aug 2019, In : Nature Physics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

plasma accelerators
relativistic velocity


Winner of the BACG Crystals in Art Competition 2019 - 1st Prize

Hector Polyzois (Recipient), 10 Jul 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2016 2016

  • 2 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Participation in conference
  • 1 Oral presentation

NPL e-Learning Programme

Eleonora Paladino (Participant)
17 Oct 201628 Oct 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Application of Time of Flight - Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (ToF-SIMS) in the analysis of pharmaceutical solid forms

Eleonora Paladino (Speaker)
5 Sep 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

PBP 10th World Meeting in Pharmaceutics, Biopharmeceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology

Eleonora Paladino (Participant)
4 Apr 20167 Apr 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course