Technology underpins STFC’s strategic goals as set out in our strategy and is core to the successful delivery of our mission.
Our ambition for technology is:
To drive important technological developments to advance our science and facilities and support the UK in being at the forefront of the high technology economy.
The technology needs of our science and facilities programmes push the boundaries of advanced technology development in a wide range of areas including accelerators, detector, electronics and instrumentation systems, computing and e-science and advanced mechanical engineering.
In recognition of the importance of technology development in delivering our strategic goals of world class research, innovation and skills, we have developed our technology strategy. Our technology strategy sets out our ambitious aims for technology development in the long term.