NPL, National Physical Laboratory, 英国国家物理实验室

NPL是英国国家计量学会,负责制定和维护国家主要测量标准。它是由商业,能源和工业战略部(BEIS)拥有的一家公共团体。它与BEIS,斯特拉斯克莱德大学和萨里大学有合作协议。不良贷款是国家计量系统(NMS,National Measurement System)的一部分,该系统为英国提供了国家计量基础架构,并代表BEIS提供了英国计量策略。


NPL is the UK’s National Metrology Institute, developing and maintaining the national primary measurement standards. It is a Public Corporation owned by the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). It has a partnering agreement with BEIS and the University of Strathclyde and the University of Surrey. NPL is part of the National Measurement System (NMS) which provides the UK with a national measurement infrastructure and delivers the UK Measurement Strategy on behalf of BEIS.

We undertake excellent science and engineering to deliver extraordinary impact for the UK and provide the measurement capability that underpins the UK’s prosperity and quality of life. From accelerating new antibiotics and more effective cancer treatments to developing unhackable quantum communications and superfast 5G, our expertise is crucial in researching, developing and testing new products and processes.