National Physical Laboratory (NPL)

 United Kingdom

NPL is the UK’s National Measurement Institute, and is a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science and technology available.

NPL is the UK’s National Measurement Institute, and is a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science and technology available.

For more than a century NPL has developed and maintained the nation's primary measurement standards. These standards underpin the National Measurement System infrastructure of traceability throughout the UK and the world that ensures accuracy and consistency of measurement. NPL ensures that cutting edge measurement science and technology have a positive impact in the real world. NPL delivers world-leading measurement solutions that are critical to commercial research and development, and support business success across the UK and the globe. NPL maintains a wide portfolio of internationally visible research programmes that advances measurement science, underpins the SI system and supports various cross-disciplinary technologies. In the Surface and Nanoanalysis group our expertise is based upon the underpinning scientific research we perform in the fields of innovation, trade, industrial competitiveness and quality of life, making this emerging research area accessible for real-world applications.

Contact:
Dr. Alice Harling
Analytical Science Division
Hampton Road
UK – TW11 0LW Teddington/Middlesex
United Kingdom
Tel.: +44 (0) 20 8943 7025
web: www.npl.co.uk

Alice Harling
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