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Working to commercialise terahertz technologies

NPL supports the commercialisation of terahertz (THz) technologies by providing measurement services, characterisation services and consultancy for a range of different applications. We are employing advanced techniques to identify the different applications of terahertz waves and developing innovative tests and measurements. Our consultancy covers:

  • Selection and implementation of appropriate measurement techniques
  • Good measurement practice and data analysis
  • Selection and setup of appropriate instrumentation
  • Material selection for THz applications
  • Device characterisation services
  • Time-domain and frequency-domain spectroscopy in transmission and reflection

Our terahertz technologies consultancy is applicable to:

  • Advanced materials characterisation
  • Industrial sensors and imaging
  • Medicines manufacturing
  • Optical measurements
  • Radiofrequency and microwave devices
  • Electromagnetic materials
  • Measurement for manufacturers

NPL is home to the EPSRC THz facility, serving the UK academic community.

Find out more about NPL’s EPSRC THz facility 

Find out more about NPL's research into Terahertz technologies

We offer a flexible range of services for use in both industrial and academic research and development projects. Please contact us to discuss how we can help.

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