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The focus of research in the Huddersfield Ion Beam Centre is the use of energetic particles for a variety of purposes including RF generation, medical applications, studies of semiconductor materials, simulation of radiation damage in nuclear materials and the generation of nuclear power (accelerator driven subcritical reactors). Although the particles of primary interest are energetic ions of various types, research in the Centre also involves the use of electrons and neutrons. Activities within the Centre also include the development of new and innovative artificial electromagnetic media and accelerator technologies.

The Ion Beam Centre is home to two unique UK facilities, MIAMI (Microscopes and Ion Accelerators for Materials Investigations) and MEIS (Medium Energy Ion Scattering). The Centre is part of the UK National Ion Beam Centre and is made up of two groups, the Accelerator group and the Electron Microscopy and Materials Analysis (EMMA) group.

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  • Dual-Beam Irradiation Stability of Amorphous Silicon Oxycarbide at 300°C and 500°C

    Su, Q., Greaves, G., Donnelly, S. E., Mizuguchi, S., Ishimaru, M. & Nastasi, M., 2 Sep 2020, In : JOM.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • In-situ TEM study of irradiation-induced damage mechanisms in monoclinic-ZrO2

    Liu, J., Mir, A. H., He, G., danaie, M., Hinks, J., Donnelly, S., Nordin, H., Lozano-Perez, S. & Grovenor, C. R. M., 28 Aug 2020, In : Acta Materialia. 199, p. 429-442 14 p.

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    Testing radiation resistance without using a nuclear reactor

    Matheus Araujo Tunes, Stephen Donnelly & Jonathan Hinks

    3/04/195/04/19

    3 items of Media coverage

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