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Welcome to the Press Office


The synchrotron is a hub for breaking science stories and features, and our dedicated Press Office is available to support scientists and journalists.  

Contact the press office

T: +44 (0) 1235 778238
M: +44 (0) 7920 594660
 

Stefania Mazzorana:  +44 (0) 1235 777599

Mary Cruse:  +44 (0) 1235 778548

 

About Us

Diamond Light Source is the UK’s synchrotron science facility; it speeds up electrons to near light speeds so that they give off a light 10 billion times brighter than the sun. These bright beams are then directed off into laboratories known as ‘beamlines’. Here, scientists use the light to study a vast range of subject matter, from new medicines and treatments for disease to innovative engineering and cutting-edge technology.

Press Briefing

Diamond produces a newsletter for journalists twice a year to keep our contacts informed on science news and features from the UK’s synchrotron. Subscribe below.

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