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  The Huddersfield Annual Accelerator Symposium is established as a regular event at the International Institute for Accelerator Applications (IIAA). So at the start of the 4th year of the Institute, we hosted our 4th Symposium on the 3rd of … Continue reading

The Institute’s first PhD student, Naomi Ratcliffe, has now completed her thesis to the satisfaction of the examiners, and the final version is printed and bound. One copy is now on the shelves of the Institute Library.  The first Huddersfield … Continue reading

Latest News

Uni central in European particle accelerator’s strategic future

This story published on Tuesday 30 June 2015
Professor Rob Edgecock pioneers Applications of Particle Accelerators in Europe project aimed at raising awareness and boosting funding for accelerator research

Uni now home to world leading accelerator science facilities

This story published on Thursday 5 March 2015
“...the MEIS accelerator is one of only ten of its type worldwide and regarded as uniquely accessible to potential users...”

Physicist’s research aids battle against drug smuggling

This story published on Wednesday 30 April 2014
Neutron beams offer the solution for security scanners to detect drugs and explosives

Baroness Worthington receives Honorary Doctorate

This story published on Wednesday 13 November 2013
Shadow Minister for Energy and Climate Change Bryony Worthington welcomed to Awards Ceremonies

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