A model of future European space mission Sentinel-5 has successfully completed thermal testing in our world-class space test facility in Oxfordshire.
Today, at Harwell Campus, STFC is celebrating the 60th start-up company to graduate from the successful European Space Agency Business Incubation Centre (ESA BIC UK).
Three new STFC Leadership Fellows in Public Engagement have been awarded to help inspirational researchers to champion public engagement across their academic communities.
A consortium of French research institutions and industry has become the 12th member of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Organisation following approval by the SKA Board of Directors.
The Rosalind Franklin Institute (RFI) has appointed one of the UK's top business leaders to be its first Chair.
Scientists from Newcastle University and the UK's ISIS Neutron and Muon research facility have worked together on a new project that is increasing our understanding of how antibiotics treat bacteria.
STFC has reviewed its corporate strategy and produced a new document to reflect the changing external environment since the strategy was published in 2010.
A huge UK built titanium chamber designed to keep its contents at a cool -100C and weighing as much as an SUV has been shipped to the United States, where it will soon become part of a next-generation dark matter detector to hunt for the long-theorised elusive dark matter particle called a WIMP (Weakly Interacting Massive Particle).
Innovative cloud profiling radar and next generation infrared calibration sources are two exciting new projects being led by STFC’s RAL Space and which are to receive funding of over £1m from the UK Space Agency.
The report and accounts outlines a year of significant scientific and technological achievement.
Last updated: 03 July 2019