The University of Southampton
µ-VIS: Multidisciplinary, Multiscale, Microtomographic Volume Imaging

µ-VIS X-Ray Imaging Centre

A Centre for Computed Tomography at Southampton

serving the Biomedical, Engineering, Environmental and Archeological sciences |

About the centre

The University of Southampton has invested over £3M in µ-VIS high resolution X-Ray computed tomography (CT) facilities. The facility, which was launched in 2011, offers state-of-the-art equipment and draws on the expertise of over 40 academic staff from across the University. The centre specifically aims to provide a holistic approach to advanced 3D imaging, supporting all steps between original domain problem/query, through to verified, publishable conclusions.

μ-VIS stand at Advanced Engineering
μ-VIS stand at Advanced Engineering 2017


μ-VIS Staff and Academic affiliates

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Complementary X-CT systems supporting a range of sample sizes and spatial resolutions as well as in situ experiments

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Training & Workshops

µ-VIS organises training sessions on a regular basis and occasional workshops on more specialised topics

Case studies

Case studies

µ-VIS contribution to a number of representative projects

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