Corporate report

New light on science: socioeconomic impact study of Daresbury SRS

This report explores the social and economic impact of Daresbury Synchrotron Radiation Source (SRS) and the impact it continues to have years after its closure.



New light on science: social and economic impact of the Daresbury Synchrotron Radiation Source, 1981 to 2008 (PDF)

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The report details the extensive economic impact that the SRS has created over its whole lifetime (1981 to 2008) through:

  • the science and associated technology it facilitated
  • the assistance that the SRS has provided for industry
  • the knowledge and skills that have resulted from the facility
  • the funding of the facility.

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