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How to apply to use the DReaM Facility

A call for proposals will be open twice a year for external users to apply for pay-for-use time at the DReaM Facility.

A student using the DReaM Facility
The DReaM Facility is used to monitor homogeneous chemical reactions

Applying for time at DReaM

Industrial and academic users can apply to use the DReaM Facility.

Typically, there will be a call for proposals in January, to schedule time between May and October, and July, to schedule time between November and the following April.

Please ensure you have downloaded and read our guidelines before applying.

Once you have filled in the application form, please email it to Catherine Lyall.

Applications will be reviewed for compatibility with the available instrumentation. At this stage, we may get in touch with any queries about your proposal. Once queries are answered and where demand for time is high, proposals may be prioritised by the external advisory board.

If your application is successful, we will get in touch by email with proposed dates for your visit.


If you have any questions, please contact us.

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