Oxford Instruments Kelvinox 400.

Measurement facilities

Group Technician: Paul Wilkins
Special Services Technicians: Adam Woodgate, David Gregory

The group has a wide range of low-temperature systems for electrical, magnetic and optical measurements of nanostructures. These systems are supported by an on-site helium liquefier. Some of our systems are listed below. For further information please contact Alan Usher.

Linde Helium Liquefier

Producing 50,000 litres of liquid helium per year and supported by two technicians.

Oxford Instruments Kelvinox 400

Dilution refrigerator (0.03-0.8 K) with 17.5 Tesla magnet and sample rotator housed in a Lindgren-Rayproof screen room.

Oxford Instruments Heliox-TL

Top-loading Helium-3 sorption pumped cryostat (0.25-100 K) with 15.5 Tesla magnet and several sample probes including rotator.

Oxford Instruments Heliox-VL

Transport Dewar-based Helium-3 system (0.25-100 K) with 2 Tesla magnet.

Oxford Instruments Heliox AC-V

Pulse-tube cooled Helium-3 system (0.25-300 K) with 1 Tesla room temperature split-coil magnet on rotatable base.

Oxford Instruments Spectromag-PT

Pulse-tube cooled Helium-4 system (1.5-300 K) with 7 Tesla Helmholtz coil magnet, full optical access and rotatable probe.