UCL Earth Sciences


Instrumentation Development Workshop (IDW)

Location: Room OB03/04, Basement, Kathleen Lonsdale Building
Telephone Extension: 32437
Laboratory Manager: Mr John Bowles

Instrumentation Development Workshop

The Instrumentation Development Workshop (IDW) is a facility within the Department of Earth Sciences used for the development, production and calibration of research apparatus. This facility consists of precision machine tools and calibration equipment.

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The Instrumentation Development Workshop is an integral part of the experimental laboratories of Earth Sciences. The facility is used by Experimental Officers, technical staff, research staff and students, and plays a key role in the research by giving the laboratories the unique ability to develop and build its own prototype experimental apparatus.

If you require any engineering support, please fill out a job requisition form from the department's Technical Scheduling Forum's (TSF) intranet link and then email it to the Head of Laboratories (John Bowles).