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NERC Field Spectroscopy Facility

Supporting UK environmental scientists with cutting edge techniques and technology, free at the point of use.

The NERC Field Spectrosocpy Facility maintains and provides a pool of state-of-the-art spectroscopy instruments for use by the UK research community. We are also heaviliy involved with training, instrument development and calibration/validation, helping you to get the most out of your data and your field season. For more see our Mission Statement

We are located in GeoSciences at the University of Edinburgh and are overseen by NCEO on behalf of NERC.

Included in this site are links to all relevant loan application and user information, as well as data processing tools that have been developed by, or in collaboration with the facility. Please follow the links in the above menu. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or require any further information not available on this site.

We look forward to seeing you in Edinburgh at some time... The FSF Team

Deadlines: Our deadlines for loan applications are on the 1st of November and 1st of June each year.

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