EPSRC defines a mid-range facility as a research facility which provides resources that are of limited availability to UK researchers for one of several reasons including:
- The relative cost of the kit
- Dedicated kit in every University is not needed
- Particular expertise is needed to operate the kit or interpret the results or
- Progress is enhanced by sharing information or software.
EPSRC support a range of mid-range facilities, across the portfolio.
Outcomes of the 2016/17 statement of need process for mid-range facilities.
Outcomes of the 2015/16 statement of need process for mid-range facilities.
The process for new mid-range facilities from July 2014 onwards.
Outcomes of the 2014/15 statement of need process for mid-range facilities.
Explaining the difference between the two processes and their outcomes.
Progress following the 2008 review of mid-range facilities.
Outcome of the 2008 review of mid-range facilities.
Applying for facility time on research grants.