Calls for access to OCTOPUS and ULTRA
06 Jun 2017



Due to Covid-19, calls for access to OCTOPUS and ULTRA are suspended.




Applications for access to the Octopus and Ultra facilities of the Central Laser Facility (CLF) in the Research Complex at Harwell are now closed.

Previous call details

Access period: July 2020 to December 2020

The deadline for applications was 17:00 GMT PROMPT on Monday 13 January 2020

For this call applications were invited for the following modes of access:

Direct Access and Continuing Programmes:  Octopus and Ultra
New programme access:  Ultra

Please carefully read all the information in the call document linked below before submitting an application

Failing to follow the guidelines may result in your proposal being returned without review

A PDF of the call guidelines can be found here.

Please submit all applications here:

A PDF brochure containing an overview of the Octopus and Ultra facilities can be found here:


A list of the current Octopus and Ultra Facility Access Panel members can be found here.

Contact: Gozzard, Emma (STFC,RAL,ISIS)