National Physical Laboratory
About National Physical Laboratory
The NPL is one of the UK’s leading science facilities and research centres. A world leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate standards, science and technology available, it occupies a unique position as the UK’s National Measurement Institute, at the intersection of scientific discovery and real world application. Its expertise and original research have underpinned quality of life, innovation and competitiveness for UK citizens and business for more than a century.