Facilities

The School has excellent teaching facilities with modern lecture theatres, dedicated computer suites, and well-equipped teaching and research laboratories. Our laboratories include clean rooms, a modern facility for molecular beam epitaxy and one of the highest specification high voltage laboratories in the UK.

Molecular Beam Epitaxy Facility - Microelectronics and Nanostructures Research group

The University of Manchester is one of the UK's leading centres of excellence in semiconductor materials and electronics.

Read more about Microelectronics and Nanostructures group facilities.

National Grid Power Systems Research Centre - Electrical Energy and Power Systems Research group

Housing a 2MV impulse generator, 800kV AC test set and 600kV DC test set, the National Grid Power Systems Research Centre is the largest of any UK University.

Read more about Electrical Energy and Power Systems group facilities.

University Technology Centre - Power Conversion Research group

The opening of this University Technology Centre in Power Conversion Systems reflects the rapidly increasing importance of electrical systems in aerospace and marine applications.

Read more about Power Conversion Group facilities.

Ultrafast Laser Facility - Sensing, Imaging and Signal Processing Research group

Visible/UV spectra of solution and film samples from 190 to 900 nm; infrared and Raman microscopy, array detection and full-beam spectroscopy, from near-infrared to far-infrared.

Read more about Sensing, Imaging and Signal Processing group facilities.

The Intelligent Electrical Power Networks Evaluation Facility (IEPNEF)

IEPNEF provides a unique capability to examine more-electric aircraft power systems.

Read more about IEPNEF.

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